Terms of Use

These Terms of Use apply to (a) this website, together with websites operated by AlphaMed Press, including, without limitation, The Oncologist (www.theoncologist.com), Stem Cells (www.stemcells.com), Stem Cells Translational Medicine (www.StemCellsTM.com), and Stem Cells Portal (www.stemcellsportal.com), and (b) any and all scientific, technical, contractual, product, program, pricing, portals, news, educational materials, publications, guides, mobile application services, presentations, abstracts, and marketing information, and other information available on these websites, including, data, text, software, sound, photographs, graphics, video, messages, and other materials ("Content").

General Disclaimer

While AlphaMed Press makes every effort to see that no inaccurate or misleading data, opinion, or statement appears in these videos or affiliated publications, AlphaMed Press wishes to state that the data and opinions in the video presentations, podcasts, articles, advertisements and discussions are the responsibility of the contributor or advertiser concerned. Accordingly, AlphaMed Press and their officers and agents accept no liability whatsoever for the consequences of any such inaccurate or misleading data, opinion, or statement.

Disclaimer of Medical Liability

The Content of the Website does not constitute medical advice and is not intended for use in the diagnosis or treatment of individual conditions. The Content is not comprehensive, and should not be used as a substitute for consultation with a licensed medical professional, or other traditional sources of medical information. The mention of any product, service, organization, activity, or therapy on the Website should not be construed as endorsement by AlphaMed Press. We assume no responsibility for any injury or damage to persons or property arising out of or related to the Content of the Website.

Your Obligations and Conduct; Use of Interactive Services

You agree that You will not use the Website to: (a) transmit spam, bulk, or unsolicited communications; (b) pretend to be AlphaMed Press or someone else, or spoof AlphaMed Press or someone else’s identity; (c) forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers (including URLs) in order to disguise the origin of any Content transmitted through the Website; (d) misrepresent Your affiliation with a person or entity; (e) disrupt the normal flow of dialogue or otherwise act in a manner that negatively affects other users’ ability to use the Website; (f) engage in activities that would violate any fiduciary relationship, any applicable local, state, national, or international law, or any regulations having the force of law, including but not limited to operating an illegal lottery or gambling operation, stalking, or making threats of harm; or (g) collect or store personal data about other users of the Website unless specifically authorized by such users.

AlphaMed Press

You agree not to upload, post or otherwise transmit via the Website Content that: (a) is inaccurate, harmful, obscene, pornographic, defamatory, racist, violent, offensive, or harassing, or causes duress, distress, or discomfort to another, or is otherwise objectionable to AlphaMed Press or other users of the Website; (b) includes unauthorized disclosure of personal information; (c) violates or infringes anyone’s intellectual property rights; (d) contains software viruses or any other computer code, files, or programs designed to interrupt, destroy, or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment; (e) is a form of advertising not approved in advance in writing by AlphaMed Press; or (f) is injurious to the interests of AlphaMed Press or other uses of the Website. Except where expressly stated to the contrary, AlphaMed Press reserves the right to edit or remove any Content from the Website at any time, at its sole discretion.

You expressly agree that AlphaMed Press has no responsibility or control over the Content that You upload, post or otherwise transmit via the Website. AlphaMed Press makes no representation that Your use of the Website will comply with applicable laws or that they were designed to comply with applicable laws. Additionally, we do not represent, warrant or guarantee the truthfulness, accuracy, quality or reliability of any of the Content posted, displayed, linked to or otherwise transmitted via the Website. We also do not endorse any opinions expressed in or through any such Content. You agree that You must evaluate and bear all risks associated with the use of any Content, including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of the Content.

Property Rights

The Website, including without limitation all Content and all intellectual property rights in and to the same, are owned by or licensed to AlphaMed Press or our third-party partners. Except as expressly authorized by AlphaMed Press or by third party Content providers, You agree not to reproduce, modify, rent, lease, loan, sell, distribute, mirror, frame, republish, download, transmit, or create derivative works of the Content, in whole or in part, by any means. You must not modify, decompile, or reverse engineer any software AlphaMed Press discloses to You, and You must not remove or modify any copyright or trademark notice, or other notice of ownership.

AlphaMed Press does not claim ownership of the Content that You place on the Website and shall have no obligation of any kind with respect to such Content. Any Content that You provide in connection with this Website shall be deemed to be provided on a non-confidential basis. AlphaMed Press shall be free to use, reproduce, modify, publish and/or disseminate such Content on an unrestricted basis for any purpose, and You grant AlphaMed Press and all other users of the Website an irrevocable, perpetual, worldwide, royalty-free, transferable, nonexclusive license to use, reproduce, modify, distribute, transmit, display, perform, adapt, resell, and publish such Content (including in digital form). You represent and warrant that You have proper authorization for the worldwide transfer and processing among AlphaMed Press, its affiliates, and third-party providers of any information or content that You may provide to AlphaMed Press through the Website.

Unless explicitly stated herein, nothing in these Terms shall be construed as conferring any license to intellectual property rights, whether by estoppel, implication, or otherwise. You may not do or allow anyone else to do anything with the Content which is not specifically permitted under the Terms. Permission is granted to display, copy, distribute, and download Content owned by AlphaMed Press on this Website provided that: (a) the copyright notice pertaining to the Content remains, and a permission notice (e.g., "Used with permission") is added to such Content; (b) the use of such Content is solely for informational and educational use and is not for endorsing, sponsoring, or showing affiliation with any product or service; (c) such Content will not be copied or posted on any networked computer or published in any medium, except as explicitly permitted by valid permission or license covering such materials; and (d) no modifications are made to such Content. This permission terminates automatically without notice if You breach any of the terms or conditions in this Agreement. Upon termination, You must immediately destroy any downloaded and/or printed Content.

News services may use the materials posted in the Reflections Gallery solely for the purpose of disseminating information and other reporting purposes but may not use the materials posted in the Reflections Gallery to endorse, sponsor, or show affiliation with any product or service.

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