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These terms apply to OncoPedia website, owned by the European School of Oncology (ESO), and its users. ESO may decide at any time to amend these terms and post the modified document on the website.

ESO will not be liable for any modification, suspension or termination of the service, or loss of related information.

Users assume all risk for any damage to their computer system or loss of data that results from obtaining any content from the website, including any damages resulting from computer viruses.

The content is provided on a “as is”, “as available” and “with all faults” basis.


The content of the OncoPedia website is intended as an informational and educational tool relating to the the history of oncology.

With the aim of disseminating information, the website will propose links to other websites and include content provided by third-parties. However, ESO has no responsibility to whether this content, or the content of the linked websites, is accurate or complete.

Even though the website includes scientific / medical information, it is not designed to provide medical advice and no responsibility can be taken to whether the medical information is complete, exhaustive or accurate. Patients and the general public visiting the website should always seek professional medical advice.

Information on the handling of personal data is available here.


ESO proposes a list of links to the websites of selected, internationally recognised, medical and scientific organisations and with partners in its activities.

However, ESO has no responsibility to whether the contents of the linked websites are accurate and complete, and it does not endorse their contents.

Organisations which do not comply with the above description will not be linked to the OncoPedia website.


Commercial advertising will not be allowed on the OncoPedia website.

Contact details

Any questions regarding the website and its services may be addressed to:
European School of Oncology (ESO)
Bellinzona Office
Gabriele Maggini
Via Vincenzo Vela, 6
6500 Bellinzona, Switzerland
Email: gmaggini@eso.net