Terms of Use

Access to and use of this Web site are subject to the following conditions. Should you disagree with these conditions, we must ask you not to use this Web site. By using this Web site, you declare that you are using Web site and its content at your own risk.

Exclusion of liability

Merck NV/SA, Overijse, Belgium, has compiled the content of this Web site carefully and in accordance with its current state of knowledge.

However, we give no warranty, either expressly or tacitly, for the completeness or correctness of the details provided on this Web site. Please be aware, in particular, that the details we provide may no longer be up-to-date. Access to and use of this Web site and of any associated sites or sites connected via links take place at the user’s own risk. We accept no liability for loss, damage or compensation claims due to missing or incorrect details.

Legal notes

This Web site is operated by Merck NV/SA in Overijse, Belgium. All rights to the Web site or arising from the same shall remain with Merck NV/SA, Overijse, Belgium.

Merck NV/SA, Overijse, Belgium, may modify this Web site and/or discontinue its operation at any time without prior announcement, either wholly or in parts, at its own discretion and without accepting liability. Neither is Merck NV/SA, Overijse, Belgium, under an obligation to update the content of this Web site.

Unless otherwise indicated, all details, documents and presentations published on our Web site are under the sole ownership of Merck NV/SA in Overijse, Belgium. Unless written consent has been obtained from Merck NV/SA, Overijse, Belgium, (Corporate Communications Department), no permission is given to import published and copyrighted content from our Web site to other programs or Web sites or to use such content in any other way.

International users must observe the special provisions under local legislation. Users in the United States are subject to the conditions of use for the Web sites of our U.S. companies.

Links to other Websites

Our site may contain links to third parties websites and other resources provided by third parties. We are not responsible for, and accept no liability in respect of, any information or opinion contained on any such websites or resources.

As Merck NV/SA, Overijse, Belgium, has no control over such websites or resources and because their content is subject to change without notice to Merck NV/SA, Overijse, Belgium, it is the responsibility of the user of such websites or resources to ensure that any information accessed is accurate and that software downloaded from those sites is free of viruses or any other items of a destructive nature. Merck NV/SA, Overijse, Belgium, and its affiliates accept no liability whatsoever in respect of any loss, damage, costs or liability incurred through any such downloaded material.

Our site may provide links to other Merck NV/SA, Overijse, Belgium, and third party websites as a service to our users. The Privacy Policy and Terms of Use described on our site do not apply to those sites. Please ensure you check the legal and privacy statement posted on each site you link to.

Intellectual Property Rights

Merck NV/SA, Overijse, Belgium, is the owner, or the licensee, of all intellectual property rights in our site, and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world.  All such rights are reserved.

Merck NV/SA, Overijse, Belgium, authorises you to print and copy materials published on our site for your personal reference and non-commercial use only, provided that any copy of these materials which you make retains all copyright and other proprietary notices and any disclaimer contained thereon and on our site.  Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of material on our site must always be acknowledged.

You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, diagrams, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text. If you print off, copy or download any part of our site in breach of these Terms of Use, your right to use our site will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.

Except as expressly provided above, nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring any licence or right under any trademark or copyright of Merck NV/SA, Overijse, Belgium, or any third party.

Merck NV/SA, Overijse, Belgium, claims no ownership in, nor any affiliation with, any third-party trademarks or trade names appearing in this website. Such third-party trademarks or trade names are used only to identify the products and services of their respective owners, and no sponsorship or endorsement on the part of Merck NV/SA, Overijse, Belgium, should be inferred from the use of these marks.

Personal data

Merck NV/SA, Overijse, Belgium, is particularly concerned to ensure the protection of your personal data. You will find information on the use of personal data in the Privacy and Cookie Policy.

Effect on our Terms and Conditions of Sale

Unless express otherwise specified in writing, the Terms and Conditions of Sale of Merck NV/SA, Overijse, Belgium, are not affected by the Web site, its content, material or details.