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Welcome to the website of Japan Intellectual Support Network in Agricultural Sciences (JISNAS). This JISNAS website (“this Site”) is managed and run by JISNAS to provide users with services and information offered by JISNAS. By using this Site, you agree to the terms of use listed below. JISNAS reserves the right to update this Site at any time without notice.

Terms of Use

1. Copyright

Copyrights and other rights with respect to information in this Site are owned by JISNAS or any original provider of the information who approved its usage to JISNAS. You are not permitted to copy, use, nor reprint any contents appearing in this Site without permission of JISNAS.

2. Disclaimer

The contents on this Site are provided with the greatest care. However, JISNAS disclaims all warranties, including, but not limited to: accuracy, perfection or usefulness of the information; any damages that resulted from the use of or the inability to use the materials on this Site; any damages or troubles of soft-wares and/or hard-wares caused by using this Site. JISNAS reserves the right to update and delete information from this Site in addition to suspend and stop the Site operation without notice. JISNAS is not liable for any damages that resulted from the change to this Site.

3. Links to Third Party Sites

Websites linked to or from this Site are supervised by the external operators with their utmost care. JISNAS does not have any authorities to supervise them. When you use any such websites, it is recommended to check the privacy statement of the linked sites. JISNAS is not responsible for the contents of any linked sites or damages caused by using them. JISNAS provides these links only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply JISNAS endorsement of the linked site, entity, products or services.

4. Privacy Policy

JISNAS does its best to protect personal information provided by users. Please refer to our “Privacy Policy.

5. The changes to the Site Policy

JISNAS may revise the site policy on this Site. In such a case, we will notify the change through this Site.

Recommended Environments

Following browser software and plug-ins are recommended to view this Site:

1. Browser software

Windows (XP, Vista, 7)

  • Microsoft(R) Internet Explorer(R) 6.0 or later
  • Mozilla(R) Firefox 2.0 or later

Macintosh (OS X)

  • Safari 4.0
  • Mozilla(R) Firefox 3.5

2. JavaScript and stylesheet

This Site uses JavaScript and stylesheet. It is recommended to enable JavaScript and stylesheet to display the site properly. (Please be aware that if you do not have JavaScript and stylesheet turned on in your browser settings, some contents may not display or operate properly.)

3. PDF files

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