Terms of Use

MiraKind Website and Services

MiraKind maintains this website as a service to the Internet community. By using and/or visiting this website, you signify your assent to both these terms and conditions and to the MiraKind Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to these terms, please do not use this website.

MiraKind may revise or modify these terms and conditions from time to time. Such changes, revisions or modifications shall be effective immediately upon notice to you, which may be given by any means, including, without limitation, posting on the MiraKind website.

Description of Services
MiraKind is an independent non-profit company that aims to bring important genetic discoveries from research laboratories to patients, to physicians, and to the public. The MiraKind website is designed to provide general information about such cancer prevention technologies and strategies, connect patients with clinical studies, and educate patients and physicians. The website also allows individuals to request information about clinical research studies, apply for financial assistance, and allow study participants to request individual results.

Use of Website
By using this website, you agree that you will not use the site or services for any purpose that is unlawful or otherwise violates any applicable law, regulation, or the rights of an individual or entity. You shall not send or transmit to or through this website any unlawful, defamatory, threatening, or otherwise objectionable material. You shall not use this website to access or disclose personally identifiable information or collect information about the users of this website. You shall not attempt to copy, decompile, or reverse engineer any of our website code or services.

Website Security
You shall not attempt to gain unauthorized access to the website, attempt to circumvent any security or authentication measures, probe, scan or test the vulnerabilities of our or website or services. You shall not introduce, transmit, or otherwise make available any virus, worm, spyware, or other computer code, file or program intended to damage, overburden, or otherwise interfere with the proper functioning of the website or related MiraKind services.

No Medical or Legal Advice
You acknowledge that MiraKind is providing the website materials for informational purposes only and not engaged in rendering legal or medical advice via the Website, and any information provided is not intended to be a substitute for consulting an attorney or obtaining professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. MiraKind does not directly or indirectly practice medicine, render medical advice, or dispense medical services via our website or services. Nothing contained in our website should be intended to be a medical diagnosis or treatment. MiraKind strongly urges that you consult with a qualified health care provider in connection with any and all questions regarding personal health or medical conditions.

User Submissions
You must exercise caution, good sense and sound judgment in using this website. You are responsible for any material and information you transmit to us through the website (or through email). You agree, represent and warrant that any content you transmit to is truthful, accurate, not misleading and offered in good faith, and that you have the right to transmit such content.

Privacy Policy
See our Privacy Policy relating to the collection and use of the personal information MiraKind collects or that you provide to us. The Privacy Policy, as it may change from time to time, is a part of these terms and conditions and is incorporated herein by this reference: http://www.mirakind.org/privacy.

No Warranty
By using this website, you accept that the information, products, and services provided herein solely on an “as is” and “as available” basis. MiraKind makes no express or implied warranty regarding the accuracy, content, completeness, reliability, operability, or legality of information contained within this website, including, without limitation, the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement of proprietary rights.

Limitation of Liability
In no event shall MiraKind or its agents, affiliates, partners, or licensors be liable for any direct, special, indirect, incidental or consequential damages or any damages whatsoever resulting from loss related to the use of our websites, whether in an action of contract, breach of warranty, negligence, or other tortious action arising out of or in connection with the use of the materials contained on this website.

Governing Law
The website and services are controlled and operated by MiraKind. By choosing to visit our websites or otherwise provide information to MiraKind, you agree that any dispute over privacy or the terms contained in these terms shall be governed by the laws of the State of California and the United States of America.