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No guarantee or declaration is given, either explicitly or implicitly, as regards the accuracy or completeness of the information published on the sites or to which the sites provide access. The Amsterdam UMC as well as the members of the COSMIN steering committee accept no responsibility whatsoever for the information and/or recommendations published on the sites or to which access is provided via the sites. Alterations can be made to this information and these recommendations without prior notice being given.

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References or hyperlinks to other sites which are not the property of Amsterdam UMC areonly included for the information of the user of the sites. Amsterdam UMC gives no guarantee whatsoever nor do they accept any liability with regard to the content of such sites.


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