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GENERAL INFORMATION. This site contains information about Astellas and its various products that may be of interest to Astellas customers, shareholders and employees, as well as to members of the health care community and the general public. Please feel free to browse this web site. Your access and use of the information herein are subject to the following terms and conditions, and all applicable laws. By accessing and browsing this web site, you accept, without limitation or qualification, these terms and conditions and acknowledge that they supersede any other agreement between you and Astellas.

PRIVACY. Our policies concerning the use of your personal information are set forth in Astellas Internet Privacy Statement at and incorporated by reference herein. By using this Site or the services provided by or through this site (services), you agree to waive and release Astellas from any claim or liability in connection with the collection, use, or disclosure of information consistent with Astellas Internet Privacy Statement.

SITE CONTENT. All material on the Site including, but not limited to, pictures, illustrations, designs, icons, text, audio clips, and video clips (collectively, the content) and all intellectual property rights therein, are owned, controlled, or licensed by Astellas or other individuals or organizations and are protected by worldwide copyright laws. You may use Site Content for your personal use for non-commercial purposes but no modification or further reproduction of content is permitted. The Site Content may not otherwise be copied, downloaded, reproduced, deleted, modified, republished, retransmitted, displayed, or used to create derivative works or performances without the express written permission of Astellas or the copyright owner. All other rights reserved.

Names, trademarks, service marks, trade names, trade dress, logos and product of Astellas appearing on this site are protected in the United States and internationally and may not be used for advertising or publicity purposes, or to indicate any affiliation with or endorsement by Astellas, except with the express written permission of Astellas. Nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring any license or right under any Astellas copyright. Other product, service and company names mentioned on the Site are for identification purposes only and may be trademarks of their respective owners.

You are solely responsible for all the content including, but not limited to text, photographs, caricatures, illustrations, designs, icons, articles, audio clips, and video clips (collectively, User Content) that you post, e-mail, or otherwise transmit via this Site. Astellas does not control User Content posted or otherwise transmitted via this Site and Astellas does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity, or quality of such User Content. Any communications you send to this internet site or otherwise to Astellas by electronic mail, with the exception of personally identifiable information as defined in the Astellas Internet Privacy Policy, shall be deemed to be non-confidential and we shall have no obligation of any kind with respect to such information and shall be free to reproduce, use, disclose, and distribute the information to others without limitation. We shall be free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques contained in such information for any purpose whatsover including but not limited to developing, manufacturing and marketing products incorporating such information.

The content or material Astellas provides through the Site is provided for informational purposes only and should and should not be construed as medical, legal, financial, investment, or other professional advice or opinion. We do not offer personalized medical advice or patient-specific treatment advice. Only your doctor or other health care professional can determine if a product described in this web site is appropriate for you. Use of this Site is not a substitute for a call or visit to, or consultation with, your physician or healthcare professional. You should not rely on the Site or any other service offered by or through this Site for medical diagnosis or treatment. YOU SHOULD NEVER DISREGARD OR DELAY SEEKING MEDICAL ADVICE BECAUSE OF SOMETHING THAT YOU HAVE SEEN ON THIS SITE. PLEASE CONSULT WITH YOUR DOCTOR, OR OTHER QUALIFIED HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONAL, BEFORE USING ANY OBLIGATIONS DISCUSSED ON THIS SITE.

OBLIGATIONS OF SITE VISITORS OR USERS. You agree not to do any of the following while visiting or using the Site or any Services provided by or through this Site:

  • Impersonate or misrepresent your affiliation with any person or entity;
  • Except as expressly permitted by the rules of this Site, post or transmit any unsolicited advertising, promotional materials, (junk mail), (spam), (chain letters), or any other form of solicitation on the Site or through the Services;
  • Post or transmit any information or material that is defamatory, offensive, indecent, obscene, or unlawful;
  • Post or transmit any information or software which contains a virus, trojan horse, worm or other harmful components;
  • Violate any applicable law or regulation, including without limitation any local, state, provincial, national or international law, any export control laws, or any regulations promulgated by any state or federal authority;
  • Access or use password protected, secure or non-public areas of the Site without authorization; or
  • Frame, repackage, or otherwise re-distribute any portion of the Site.

Astellas may, at its sole discretion, take any action Astellas deems necessary, including, but not limited to, termination of access to the Site, if Astellas believes a user's conduct or content fails to conform to these terms and conditions or may create liability for Astellas, its partners, its suppliers or other users. Astellas will not be liable to you or any third party as a result of such termination and modification. The terms and conditions provided in the Terms of Use will survive any such termination and modification.

LINKS TO OTHER WEB SITES. Astellas provides links on this Site to other Web sites that are not maintained by or under the control of Astellas solely as a convenience to you. If you use these links, you will leave this Site. Please remember that linked sites are not necessarily Astellas sites and the information could change without Astellas' Knowledge. Third party linked sites and their contents should not be attributed to Astellas (or any of its affiliated companies) in any manner. Astellas has not attempted to verify the truth or accuracy of any third party or content and does not make any representations or warranties about them. If you decide to access any of the third party sites linked to this Site, you do so entirely at your own risk. In the event Astellas endorses a particular organization, we will clearly state our endorsement next to any link to that organization.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES. THIS SITE, INCLUDING any information, PRODUCTS, SERVICES, OR MATERIAL Made available on OR THROUGH this site, IS PROVIDED ON AN (AS IS) AND (AS AVAILABLE) BASIS. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, ASTELLAS EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. Furthermore, Astellas does not warrant the accuracy of completeness of any information at this site and may make changes to the information at this site, including to the products, SERVICES, OR prices described at this site, at any time without prior notice to users of this site. Information at this site that is periodically updated may not be current at the moment you visit this site and may contain errors. ASTELLAS MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT THE SITE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS; THAT THE SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR FREE; that messages or request will be delivered; that defects will be corrected; or that this site IS free of viruses or other harmful components. Astellas MAKES NO WARRANTY REGARDING ANY GOODS OR SERVICES PURCHASED OR OBTAINED THROUGH THE SITE OR ANY GOODS OR SERVICES PURCHASED OR OBTAINED THROUGH THE SITE OR ANY TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH THE SITE. YOU ASSUME THE ENTIRE RISK AS TO THE RESULTS AND PERFORMANCE OF THE SITE AND ANY GOODS OR SERVICES PURCHASED THEREFROM.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY. In no event will Astellas be liable for any damages whatsoever, including but not limited to direct, indirect, incidental, punitive, and consequential damages (including without limitation those resulting from lost profits, lost data or business interruption) arising out of the use, inability to use, or the result of use of this site, any web sites linked to this site, the materials or information contained at any or all such sites, or the materials, products or services offered on this site or sites linked to this site, whether based on warranty, contact, tort or any other legal theory and whether or not advised on the possibility of such damages. In no event will ASTELLAS, its suppliers, or any other party involved in creating, producing, or delivering this site be liable to you in any manner whatsoever for any design made or action or non-action taken by you in reliance upon information provided through this site. Applicable law may not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you.

THIS SITE IS INTENDED FOR U.S. AUDIENCES ONLY. Access to and use of this web site is subject to the above terms and conditions. This web site was developed and is maintained by Astellas Pharma US, Inc. Product information, copy and claims are intended only for the residents of the United States.