Terms of Use
Terms Of Use
The use of the Proteome Browser website by a person (“User”) is subject to these Terms of Use. The Terms of Use contain important information, including warranty disclaimers, copyright information and limitations of liability. By using this website, Users agree to be bound by these Terms of Use.
Use of this website
The material published on this website has been developed by Monash University with assistance from a number of other parties.
The information provided is for general information purposes only. It is not intended to be comprehensive and does not constitute, and must not be relied upon as, a substitute for professional advice.
Users access the website, and rely on the material contained in the website, entirely at their own risk.
Disclaimer of warranties and representations
Except as required by law, Monash University gives no express or implied warranties or makes any representations in relation to this website or any of the content. In particular, while care has been taken in creating the website, Monash University does not warrant or represent that:
  • the information provided on the website is accurate, complete, up-to-date or suitable for any purpose;
  • the website itself is free from any computer viruses or other defects; or
  • the User's access to the website will be timely, secure, continuous or uninterrupted.
Limitation of liability
To the fullest extent permitted by law, Monash University, its officers, employees, agents and representatives, will not be liable in any way for any loss or damage (including any indirect, incidental, special or consequential loss or damage) to any person, however caused (whether by negligence or otherwise) which may arise directly or indirectly in respect of any use of this website or its content. Where conditions and warranties implied by law cannot be excluded, Monash University limits its liability to the extent provided for by the Australian Consumer Law (Schedule 2 of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth)).
Links to third party websites
This website contains links to third party websites over which Monash University has no control. These links are provided for convenience only and may not be current.
Monash University is not responsible for the contents of the linked websites. Users access those websites at their own risk. Provision of a link should not be construed as an endorsement or approval of the third party website by Monash University.
Third party websites should have their own terms of use, which Users are encouraged to read.
With the exception of the ‘Traffic Light’ content and the related source code, including the interactive prototype report, and where otherwise noted, all material presented on this website is provided under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia licence. The ‘Traffic Light’ content, including the interactive prototype report, is provided under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Australia licence. The source code relating to the ‘Traffic Light’ content is provided under GNU Affero General Public License.
The terms of each Creative Commons licence are available on the Creative Commons website, which is accessible via the above links. The terms of the GNU Affero General Public License are available on the GNU website which is accessible via the above link. While Users should read the entire licence terms, in essence, Users are:
  • permitted to share the ‘Traffic Light’ content, including the interactive prototype report, in its current form only and not for any commercial purposes. User must also attribute Monash University in the manner specified below and abide by the other licence terms. Attribution in relation to the ‘Traffic Light’ content is to be provided via the following citation: Goode, et al. "The proteome browser web portal", Journal of Proteome Research 2013, 12(1):172-8. (PMID:23215242);
  • permitted to deploy and redistribute the source code in its current form and any modifications and extensions to the source code are to be made available. User must also preserve existing author attributions and abide by the other license terms; and
  • free to share, adapt and make commercial use of the other material on this website provided they comply with the relevant licence terms, including attributing the work using the following citation: Goode, et al. "The proteome browser web portal", Journal of Proteome Research 2013, 12(1):172-8. (PMID:23215242).
Unless otherwise indicated, copyright in the website and its content is owned by Monash University. Third parties may own the copyright in some materials incorporated within this website, and permission may be required from these parties to use such material.
Users must not modify any content nor remove the copyright notice from any content on this website.
Personal information that a User provides (such as the User’s email address when contacting us) and information about Users’ browsing activities are collected by this website. Monash University will attempt not identify Users or their browsing activities, except where required by law.
Personal information will only be used for the primary purposes for which it was provided, or secondary purposes related to the primary purpose. Monash University will not otherwise disclose Users’ personal information without their consent unless required or authorised by law.
This privacy statement does not extend beyond this website. When linking to other third party sites from this website, Users are recommended to read the privacy statement of that site.
Users must ensure that their access to and use of this website is in accordance with the laws in their jurisdiction.
The content, operation and interpretation of this website and these Terms of Use will be governed by the laws of Victoria, Australia. Users agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of Victoria, Australia in the event of a dispute arising out of, or in connection with, this website.
Changes to these Terms of Use
Monash University may amend these Terms of Use from time to time, at its discretion and without notice. A current version of the Terms of Use will be available on this website.

If you make use of TPB in your research, please cite: Goode, et al. "The proteome browser web portal", Journal of Proteome Research 2013, 12(1):172-8. (PMID:23215242)
This site is provided 'as is' by Monash University for use by researchers. This site is for research purposes only. Services are provided to 3rd parties on an 'all care no responsibility' basis. Use of this site indicates your acceptance of the Terms Of Use.
This project is supported by the Australian National Data Service (ANDS). ANDS is supported by the Australian Government through the National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy Program and the Education Investment Fund (EIF) Super Science Initiative.