This Visitor Website does not provide medical advice. All health and health-related information contained within this Visitor Website is intended to be general in nature and for informational and educational purposes only. It is not intended to be a substitute for professional health advice, diagnosis or treatment or a professional’s independent medical judgment.
By receiving information from Cogence, you agree that you will only use the information provided by Cogence in a manner consistent with your type, level, and degree of professional training.
The entire contents of the Cogence Visitor Website, including without limitation text, graphics, photographs, images, moving images, sound, and illustrations, are the property of Cogence (or its affiliates or licensors) and are protected by copyright, trademark, or other intellectual property laws (except that when applicable, copyright to cited materials is retained by the authors of the articles cited or the assigned rights holders, as stipulated by United States copyright law, or unless otherwise indicated on the subject material). The trademarks, service marks and logos (including the name “Cogence” and the tagline “Shaping the Future of Functional Immunology”) used and displayed on this Visitor Website belong to Cogence or others, as applicable. Nothing on this Visitor Website should be construed as granting—by implication, estoppel, or otherwise—any license or right to use any trademark displayed on this Visitor Website without the prior written permission of the trademark owner. This Visitor Website is copyrighted.
Subject to the exceptions set forth below, you may not use the Visitor Website in a manner that constitutes an infringement of our rights or that has not been authorized by Cogence.
Use of Material
You may display and view the Visitor Website content for your own individual use that is of a clinical, personal, scholarly, educational, or scientific nature. You may use downloadable documents, provided they are not altered in any way, including but not limited to removal of the Cogence logo. You may share links to pages where videos are hosted, but you may not download the videos or post them elsewhere.
All materials contained in this Visitor Website are provided on an “as is” basis, without warranties of any kind, either expressed or implied, including, but not limited to, warranties of title or implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. The use of contents of this Visitor Website is at the Visitor’s own risk.
Cogence does not warrant that the site or any of its functions will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that any part of this site, including bulletin boards or the servers that make it available are free of viruses or other harmful components.
Limitations on Liability
Neither Cogence nor anyone else involved in creating, producing, or delivering the materials contained in this Visitor Website (including Cogence’s officers, directors, managers, members, shareholders, and agents) shall be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential, or punitive damages arising out of the Visitor’s use of or inability to use the contents of this Visitor Website, even if Cogence or any such persons noted above are advised beforehand of the possibility of such damages.
Because some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of certain categories of damages, the above limitation may not apply to you. In such states, our liability and the liability of our subsidiaries, parent companies and affiliates, is limited to the fullest extent permitted by such state law.
Access and Interference
You agree that you will not use any robot, spider, scraper or other automated means to access the Visitor Website for any purpose. You also agree not to: (i) take any action that imposes or may impose in our sole discretion an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure; (ii) interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Visitor Website or any activities conducted on the Visitor Website; or (iii) bypass any measures we may use to prevent or restrict access to the Visitor Website.
This Visitor Website may contain links to other sites as a convenience to you. Cogence does not monitor and has no control over the information and privacy policies and practices of those websites. Nor is it responsible for their content, collection and use of information, or freedom from error or viruses. Cogence assumes no responsibility for any materials contained in any third-party website. Links to other websites do not necessarily constitute endorsement of products, services, or ideas, described or appearing in other resources. Visitors assume sole responsibility for accessing third-party websites and using the content on those sites. It is your responsibility to recognize, by paying attention to your browser’s address bar, when you are leaving Cogence’s Visitor Website.
You must provide and are solely responsible for all hardware or software necessary to access this Visitor Website. You assume the entire cost of and responsibility for any damage to, and all necessary maintenance, repair or correction of, that hardware and or software.
You acknowledge that you may incur charges from your wireless carrier, internet service provider, or other method of internet or data access by using this Visitor Website and that payment of any such charges will be your sole responsibility. You agree that your use of the Visitor Website will be in accordance with all requirements of your wireless carrier, internet service provider, or other method of internet or data access. We do not control network access. Your use of these networks may not be secure and may expose your personal information sent over such networks.
Notwithstanding this, Cogence, LLC shall still be allowed to apply for injunctive or other equitable relief to protect or enforce its intellectual property rights in any court of competent jurisdiction.
Improperly Filed Claims
Digital Millennium Copyright Act
In operating this Visitor Website, we may act as a “services provider” under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (the “Act”) and offer services as an online provider of materials and links to third-party web sites. As a result, third-party materials that we do not own or control may be transmitted, stored, accessed or otherwise made available using the Visitor Website. If you believe any material available on this Visitor Website infringes a copyright, you should notify us using the notice procedure for claimed infringement under the Act (17 U.S.C. Sect. 512(c)(2)). We will respond expeditiously to remove or disable access to the material claimed to be infringing and will follow the procedures specified in the DMCA to resolve the claim between the notifying party and the alleged infringer who provided the content. Any notice of copyright infringement under the Act should be sent to Cogence, LLC using the contact information that appears on the website.