Purchases through the www.marinebiotechnology.org web site shall be made by credit card through La Caja de Canariasâ€™ Virtual POS platform.
1.- To initiate a purchase you must pick up the product you wish to purchase, of the available catalogue of products (strains, genomic DNA or culture media).
If the product you are going to choose is a strain of microalgae or cyanobacteria, (strains) also can filter the database through different catalogs of products and applications.
2.- After choosing a product, you must click "add to cart"
You will notice that there is now a new button which you can click any time in order to "Show Cart"
You can browse through any of the catalogues (of strains, DNA and culture media), purchasing more products.
3. - Check: When finished adding products you can "click" en and can watch on a screen all the products and the Prices you have selected, as can be seen in the nest example
After checking out the order you must click
4.-Customer Registration: This takes you to a screen where you need to enter your username and password if you have previously made a purchase on the website of the Spanish Bank of Algae
Or you must register (if its your first purchase on the website of Spanish Bank of Algae).
5.-Shipping address: you must specify the shipping address (defaults to the same customer data), or change the shipping address if desired
6.-Shipping Method: choose the shipping method
The Spanish Bank of Algae arranged the shipment with the company DHL. You can also can choose to pick your order at the Spanish Bank of Algae directly
7.-PaymmentThe Spanish Bank of Algae arranged the shipment with the company DHL. You can also can choose to pick your order at the Spanish Bank of Algae directly
8.â€“Complete order: Eventually, you must check the data and confirm the order
It is important at this point, to read and accept the closures concerning purchase commitment
9.-Signing of the two original Material Transfer Agreements (MTAs): The purchase is made at the time of payment but the material is not sent until we receive two original Material Transfer Agreements (MTAs) signed by your entityâ€™s (public or private) legal representative. You can find said Agreement at this link for commercial purposes and at this link for non commercial purposes. The double signed copy of the MTA should be addressed to the Spanish Bank of Algae. Muelle de Taliarte, s/n - 35214 - Gran Canaria - Spain
After having introduced your information, our system will present you with an order confirmation page, which will include a reference number. Once you complete payment through the POS and it has accepted your payment, it will be finalized. You will soon receive an email sent to the address you provided in which we inform you of the purchase made, including the price. We ask that you review the information received and, in the event that you detect any incorrect information, report it to us immediately through our purchase contact information form, indicating your order number and contact information.
It is important that you read closely the clauses with regards to the purchase commitment.
The Material Transfer Agreement (MTA) is a contract which governs the transfer of tangible research material between two organizations. In the event that receiver uses said material for its own purposes, the MTA defines the supplierâ€™s and the receiverâ€™s rights with regards to the material and all of its derivatives.