Certificate of compliance

BioPortfolio - the life-science portal

is in compliance with the HONcode

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Certificate validity 16 May 2012 - May 2014

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HONcode identification number:


Date of initial review:

20 Jul 2011

Certificate validity

16 May 2012 - May 2014

Date of last visit:

25 Feb 2014
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Content identified by the HONcode team

The content below is a sample of the content identified at a specific date by the HONcode team that justifies the respect of the eight ethical principles.

The business was launched by Peter Barfoot who continues to manage the business and direct news content. He is supported by a small team of freelance writers.
Peter D Barfoot: Peter graduated from Newscastle University in 1980 with a BSc (Hons) in Agricultural and Food Marketing followed in 1981 by a postgraduate MSc degree in Agricultural Economics from London University. Following scholarships with the UK Foreign Office - Overseas Development Administration and the European Commission DG VI Agriculture, Peter in 1985 joined the Agricultural Genetics Company (AGC...

(16 Mar 2012) - Link

None of the information, statements and/or links contained on the Web Site are intended to replace the attention or medical instructions from a health care professional.
Placed in footer across the site

(13 Jul 2011) - Link

The data displayed correspond to only one of the selected samples.

Source: clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00648362

(16 Mar 2012) - Link

7th of July 2011 08:18

(13 Jul 2011) - Link

Registered office: Stafford House, 10 Prince of Wales Road, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1PW, England
Postal address: Wessex Barn, Dorchester Road, Frampton, Dorset, DT2 9NB, England
Telephone: +44 (0)1300 321501

(13 Jul 2011) - Link

The company is soley owned by Peter who has invested his own funds in the develeopment of the business. Revenues are received from the sale of management reports and advertising. No third party has any influence on the business or the content published on the site. Peter is totally independent and has complete editorial control.

(16 Mar 2012) - Link

the content of our articles are never influenced by advertisers or an affiliate, nor are they written for the purpose of promoting a product.

(16 Mar 2012) - Link

The content of this certificate has been collected by the HON Foundation and may not be used without HON's express consent.

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The Health On the Net (HON) certificate guarantees that this website complies with the eight principles of the HON Foundation's Code of Conduct at the date indicated above. The persons responsible for the site commit to maintaining its compliance with the HONcode principles for the duration of the site’s certification.

However, despite the complaint system that has been put in place and the periodic review and automatic monitoring of certified sites to ensure maximum compliance with the HONcode ethical principles, it is impossible to eliminate all risks of incoherence that may appear.

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