Warranty disclaimer and copyright notice
THE JACKSON LABORATORY MAKES NO REPRESENTATION ABOUT THE SUITABILITY OR
ACCURACY OF THIS SOFTWARE OR DATA FOR ANY PURPOSE, AND MAKES NO WARRANTIES,
EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A
PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR THAT THE USE OF THIS SOFTWARE OR DATA WILL NOT
INFRINGE ANY THIRD PARTY PATENTS, COPYRIGHTS, TRADEMARKS, OR OTHER RIGHTS.
THE SOFTWARE AND DATA ARE PROVIDED "AS IS".
applies to all use of this resource.
The Mouse Phenome Database (MPD) is an
NIH-funded data sharing repository
and adheres to the
NIH Genomic Data Sharing Policy
MPD data contributors waive copyright and related rights, making their data freely available
whereby MPD users may freely build upon, enhance and reuse those data for any purpose without
restriction. Scholarly citation norms must be followed for content reuse.
It is expected that MPD users follow scholarly citation norms, giving credit to fellow
scholars when accessing/using protocols and data, including data derived by MPD (such as
summary data) and any plots, tables or screenshots depicting those data
It is possible for invalid or incomplete results to be presented on the MPD web site due to software
bugs, data problems, or artifacts of human error.
Data sets are not necessarily static; we reserve the right to post corrections and updates as needed.
Updates are recorded in the
MPD change log
Users who store collections, preferences, or other data within the MPD application do
so at their own risk, with no guarantee of permanence or fidelity.
Data contributors may request the addition of data to their datasets, but they cannot remove data
once it has been made publicly available. For content contributed after January 1, 2016: If there is
a request for retraction involving a particular dataset (whole or in part), MPD will continue to make
the retracted data available in a downloadable file along with a suitable explanation, and this
action will be noted in the MPD change log
Any reproduction of JAX®Mice mouse images is prohibited without prior express written
permission (see the
Data contributors and data users may not use MPD in any
unlawful manner, or in any manner that could impair MPD services, security or functionality.
Automated usage (webcrawlers and similar) must observe each page's "meta robots" html tags and
space requests by ≥ 2 seconds.
We reserve the right to block any IP associated with what we consider to be excessive or
abusive usage patterns, and/or to take any action we deem necessary.