Terms of Use

1. General Disclaimer

The information contained on this site is presented for the purpose of educating the public and research professionals about immune tolerance research carried out under the auspices of the Immune Tolerance Network (ITN). Information on this site is subject to change without notice and is provided to the public with no warranty. Content is provided for informational purposes only, with the understanding that neither the ITN nor its sponsors are rendering medical advice or decisions on the provision of health care to individual patients.

2. Third-party (external) links

While immunetolerance.org may provide links to third-party websites, the ITN exercises no authority over linked sites, each of which maintains its own independent privacy and data collection policies and procedures. The ITN assumes no responsibility or liability for information provided by these sites or for their independent policies. These links are provided only for convenience and do not represent an endorsement of any kind by the Immune Tolerance Network nor its sponsors and, as such, users of immuntolerance.org access them at their own risk.

3. Clinical Trials Listings

The ITN provides listings and descriptions of its clinical trials that are seeking patient volunteers as a public service. A listing of a clinical trial on immunetolerance.org does not imply guaranteed access to that clinical trial or to the expertise, counsel or treatment of any participating physician, clinic or research department. The Immune Tolerance Network accepts no responsibility or liability for injuries that might result from a patient's inability or ineligibility to participate in the clinical trials listed on immunetolerance.org.

The information provided about each trial should not be considered complete, nor should it be relied on to suggest a course of treatment for a particular individual. It should not be used in place of a visit, call, consultation or the advice of your physician or other qualified health care provider. Information obtained on immunetolerance.org is not exhaustive and does not cover all diseases, ailments, physical conditions or their treatment. Users are advised to exercise their own further informed review, judgment and evaluation in the selection of any and all medical professionals, health information or clinical trial information. Should you have any health care related questions, please call or see your physician or other qualified health care provider promptly. Always consult with your physician or other qualified health care provider before making a decision to participate in a clinical trial.

Additional links are provided for further information about clinical trials and participating in clinical trials. You should not disregard medical advice from your physician or other qualified healthcare provider, or delay in seeking treatment because of something you have read on immunetolerance.org.

4. Copyright and Ownership

This website is owned and operated by ITN and its affiliates. All of the content featured or displayed on this website, including, but not limited to, text, graphics, photographs, images, moving images, sound, illustrations and software ("Content"), is owned by ITN, its licensors and/or its content providers. All elements of ITN websites, including, but not limited to, the general design and the Content, are protected by trade dress, copyright, moral rights, trademark and other laws relating to intellectual property rights. This website, its Content and all related rights shall remain the exclusive property of ITN or its licensors unless otherwise expressly agreed.

5. Restrictions on Use of Materials

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