Posting Policy

Posting Guidelines

  • Do not post people's full names, initials are acceptable. Exceptions to this are if the post is quoting a press release or other approved publication. In this case it should be made clear that the text is quoted and state the source.
  • HTML is not accepted in rumor mill posts. By default the mill will reject any posts which contain HTML tags.
  • Advertising or spam posts are not acceptable. The mill is equipped with a custom spam filter which is updated on a regular basis, any posts that are not blocked by the filter will be removed and the contents of the post analysed for updating the filter.
  • Posts that have no relevance to the Biotech or related industries can be removed. The site operator will exercise discretion over the amount of off-topic posting that will be tolerated on the site.

Privacy Policy

  • When logged in, posts can be made anonymously to other users, but Biofind staff will know who made all postings
  • Reporting a post or voting for a post can be done only once within a set time frame per IP Address.
  • IP addresses, and user accounts, are stored against all content uploaded to the mill

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