Terms and conditions


Users recognize and accept that the use of this website is under their sole responsibility.  They also accept that this website and its content, including the services that might potentially be offered, are provided “as is” and “with all faults”.
Therefore, the Department of Experimental Medicine (Di.Me.S) does not issue any type of explicit or implicit guarantee regarding such content, with no limitations, including lawfulness, right to property, convenience or adequacy for particular purposes or usage.
Di.Me.S. does not ensure that this website matches the users’ devices or that it is free from faults or viruses, worms or “Trojan Horses”. Di.Me.S. is not liable for any damage caused by such elements to users.
Users acknowledge and accept that Di.Me.S. and its partners or suppliers are not responsible:

  • for any damage caused by negligent conducts of Di.Me.S., its partners, subcontractors, suppliers, of those deriving from this website as well as for any direct or indirect deriving damage.
  • for any malfunction in the use of materials and services belonging to this website caused by computers or the user’s devices.

Di.Me.S. is not liable in any way for any content and service present in websites to which users might access through the present website.
When users access another website, they must remember that such site is independent from the present website and that the latter has no control on the content of the above mentioned website. Moreover, the existence of a link to another website does not imply the approval or the acceptance of liabilities, not even partial and/or indirect, of Di.Me.S. about the content or usage of such website.
Besides, Di.Me.S. is not liable in any way for the effectiveness of the connecting services employed by users to connect to the internet, reach this website and take advantage of the services present in this website.
Di.Me.S. is not responsible in any way for the continuous availability of phone lines and devices employed by users to access this website.
Di.Me.S. reserves the right to inhibit, forbid or stop, at any time and without notice, the access to this website and its corresponding services.

Liability limitation

Under no circumstances, including negligent conducts, with no limitations, Di.Me.S. its suppliers or partners can be considered liable for any direct, indirect, accidental, consequential damage, or for any damage connected to the usage of this website or other websites connected to it through a hypertext link, including, with no limitations, loss of advantages or revenue, interruption of company or professional activities, loss of software or other data located in the it system or any other system of the user. this applies also in case the department of general administration, personnel and of services of the treasury should be informed about the possible occurrence of such types of damage. the aim of the present liability exclusion clause is not to avoid the compliance with the requirements prescribed by the existing legislation, nor to exclude the liability in the cases in which such legislation might not be excluded pursuant to the applicable law.


All materials contained within this site - graphics, texts, tables, images, micrographs, and any available information with any aspect - are protected by regulations on intellectual properties.
Any product or company mentioned in this website represent labels belonging to their respective owners and may be protected by patents and/or copyright, or may be registered by the responsible authorities.
For profit-making purposes, the documents and images on this website may be used, copied and distributed only through written (or having an equivalent legal status) permission by Di.Me.S., without prejudice to any possible due remuneration. Copyright notices, authors where indicated or the source itself shall be mentioned in any case, in any publication and in any form in which they are created and distributed.
Any hypertext link to this website, if integrated by third parties, must not cause any damage to the image and activities of Di.Me.S.
Deep linking is strictly forbidden.
A possible non-compliance with the present provisions, unless authorized through written permission, will be prosecuted through the appropriate civil and criminal fora.
Personal data provided in relation to the use of this website and its services are processed in compliance with Italian Legislative Decree n. 196/2003 on “Personal data protection code”. Pursuant to Article 13 of the above mentioned law, users are informed about the treatment of personal data of users themselves.


1. Purposes for treatment

Personal data provided to users may be processed exclusively for:

  • Purposes strictly related and needed to use this website and its services,
  • Functional purposes for researches, economic and statistical analyses, transmission of information materials and updates concerning initiatives and programs of Di.Me.S.

2. Treatment regimes

Personal data treatment consists of collecting, recording, organizing, preserving, processing, modifying, selecting, extracting, comparing, using, interconnecting, blocking, communicating, distributing, erasing and destructing the data themselves, including the combinations of two or more of the above mentioned operations. Personal data treatment is performed for the above mentioned purposes, in compliance with the details set out in Article 11 of the Italian Legislative Decree n. 196/2003, both in paper, digitalized or computerized form, by means of electronic or automatic systems, in accordance with privacy and safety applicable regulations. Personal data will be preserved until the purposes for which they have been collected or treated are achieved and no longer, in accordance to the obligations.

3. Nature of disclosure of personal data and consequences in case of reply denial

Personal data disclosure is optional. A possible denial may involve the impossibility to use this website and its services. The explicit, voluntary and optional sending of e-mails to the addresses specified in this website involves the acquisition of the sender address, as well as other data included in the message, which is necessary to reply.

4. Data communication and distribution

Data may be communicated, in compliance with the applicable law, to other companies appointed by Di.Me.S. to perform various services such as, for example, this website and its services maintenance and assistance. Personal data will not be disseminated.

5. Users’ right

Users are entitled to receive the confirmation about the existence or inexistence of their personal data, even if not yet registered, and their communication in intelligible form. Users are entitled to receive indications about:
a. the origin of their personal data
b. purposes and regimes
c. the logic involved in case of electronical treatment of personal data
d. identification details of the owners, responsible authorities and representatives, specified in the second paragraph of Article 5
e. individuals and categories to which personal data may be communicated or that may learn about it as designated representative of the nation, or as responsible authorities.
Users are entitled to object, wholly or partially, for legitimate reasons, the treatment of personal data concerning them, even though connected to collection purposes; to the treatment of personal data concerning the sending of advertisements or direct sale or to carry out market researches and marketing communication.

6. Owners and responsible individuals of the treatment

Di.Me.S. is the owner of personal data treatment. Via Leon Battista Alberti 2 16132 Genoa is the reference to which users may address to exercise their right as specified in Article 7 of the Italian Legislative Decree mentioned and/or to learn the updated list of the responsible for data treatment.


Last update 16 May 2022