Terms of Use

This Terms of Use describes the policies and laws that govern this website for The Laboratory for Genomics Research at www.LGR.bio and its related subdomains (collectively, the “Site”). The term “Site” includes the content, materials, services, tools and other features and functionality we make available through the Site on behalf of LGR and our partners UC San Francisco, UC Berkeley, and GSK (collectively, our “Partners”). Your use of this Site is subject to the Terms of Use and this Privacy Policy.

Site Use Policy

The website at www.lgr.bio and its related subdomains (collectively, the “Site”) was made for The Laboratory for Genomics Research, a collaboration between UC San Francisco, UC Berkeley and GSK (collectively, “LGR”). This website is owned and hosted by the LGR.


The information contained in this Site is not comprehensive. Despite our efforts, it may not be accurate, up to date or applicable to the circumstances of any particular case. We cannot accept any liability for any inaccuracies or omissions (other than for fraudulent misrepresentation) in this website and any decisions you make based on information contained in this website are your sole responsibility. The LGR does not accept liability for any direct, indirect, special, consequential or other losses or damages of whatsoever kind arising out of access to, or the use of this website or any information contained in it. We are of course happy to discuss with you the implications of any issue raised if you email us at april.oertwig@ucsf.edu.

Other than in respect of personal information which will be treated in accordance with the Privacy Policy that appears in this website, if you provide information to us, you agree that we have unlimited rights to such information and that we may use such information in any way we choose. Such information shall be deemed to be non-confidential.

Copyright of this Site

The copyright in the contents and any downloads from this website is owned by LGR unless otherwise stated. All rights reserved.

You are responsible for obeying all applicable copyright laws. We permit you to make copies of this website as necessary incidental acts during your viewing of it; and you may take a print for your personal use of so much of the site as is reasonable for private purposes. All other use is strictly prohibited.

Ownership of Trademarks

The LGR logo and related media assets are owned by the Regents of the University of California.

The University of California, Berkeley and The University of California, San Francisco logos are owned by The Regents of the University of California. The GSK logo is owned by GlaxoSmithKline, plc.

Use of any Hyperlink

The LGR is not responsible for the content of any other websites, including any website through which you may have gained access to our website or to which you may gain access from our website. We do not accept any liability in connection with any such sites or links.

Where we provide a hyperlink to a third party’s website, we do so because we believe in good faith that such a website contains or may contain material which is relevant to that on our website. Such a hyperlink does not signify that LGR has reviewed or approved of the connected third party’s website or its contents - indeed in certain instances a hyperlink may connect you to a third party’s website containing views contradictory to those expressed on our website or otherwise held by LGR.

What Laws Govern this Website?

Your use of this website and downloads from it, and the operation of these terms and conditions, shall be governed in accordance with all applicable state and federal laws.

In the event that any or any part of the terms contained in these terms and conditions shall be determined by any competent authority to be invalid, unlawful or unenforceable to any extent, such term shall to that extent be severed from the remaining terms which shall continue to be valid and enforceable to the fullest extent permitted by law.