Terms and Conditions

Limited Use License

The products available for purchase from this website, including The FactorStem™ Reprogramming Kit, FactorStem™ Reprogramming RNA, FactorStem™ Reprogramming Medium, FactorPlex™ Complexation Buffer, FactorCoat™ Coating Matrix, and Positive Control Cells, and their components (hereafter “the products”) are for research use only, and are not intended for any human or animal diagnostic or therapeutic use. By purchasing the products, the purchaser agrees to use the products to reprogram cells for in vitro research use only, and to not use the products or cells treated with or produced using the products for any other use, including any human in vivo or diagnostic use, for any screening use or for any commercial use, including any manufacturing use. The user also agrees not to subject the products to chemical or other analysis (i.e. “reverse engineering”) or to sequence, amplify or attempt to sequence or amplify the products. The user agrees not to sell, transfer or otherwise make available the products or cells treated with or produced using the products (including any and all cells derived from cells treated with or produced using the products) to any third party without the express prior written permission of Factor Bioscience Inc. Use of the products or any part thereof for any purpose whatsoever constitutes acceptance of these terms. If the terms of this limited use license are not accepted, the original purchaser may return the products unopened within 30 days of receipt for a full refund.

Limitation of Liability

No warranty, either express or implied, is provided with the products, and Factor Bioscience Inc. assumes no liability for any loss, damage or injury resulting from their use. The products and cells treated with and/or produced using the products should be handled in accordance with all applicable safety practices, included those that may be required by law. Factor Bioscience Inc. makes no warranty of reprogramming speed, efficiency, effectiveness or that the products will successfully reprogram the user’s cells. Factor Bioscience Inc. agrees to provide the original purchaser of the FactorStem™ Reprogramming Kit with technical support, free of charge, for a period of one (1) year from the original date of purchase, which shall include feedback on data provided to Factor Bioscience Inc. by the original purchaser, such as images of the user’s cells treated with the products.

Intellectual Property

The products and their use are protected by U.S. Pat. Nos. 8,497,124, 9,127,248, 9,376,669, 9,399,761, 9,422,577, 9,447,395, 9,464,285, 9,487,768, 9,562,218, 9,605,277, 9,605,278, and 9,695,401 which are owned by Factor Bioscience Limited, and by multiple pending U.S. and foreign patents including PCT/US2012/067966. Purchase of the products includes a limited, non-transferrable license for the original purchaser to use the products to practice the inventions disclosed in these issued and pending patents for a period of one (1) year from the original date of purchase only in the manner and for the purpose described on this page under the heading “Limited Use License”. Any other use of the products may infringe these and/or other issued or pending patents. Factor Bioscience Inc. assumes no liability for customer’s infringement of intellectual property, including intellectual property owned by third parties. Contact Factor Bioscience Inc. at 781.640.1031 or email licensing@factorbio.com for additional licensing information. FactorStem™ is a trademark of Factor Bioscience Inc. Lipofectamine® is a registered trademark of Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc.

Website Use and Online Ordering

By downloading information from this website, including product manuals, datasheets, data, and pricing information, the user hereby agrees to use said information only for the purpose described on this page under the heading “Limited Use License”. By placing an order through this website, including any associated secure checkout pages that may be hosted by third parties, the user hereby agrees to abide by all of the terms and conditions described on this page. All sales are final, and no returns will be accepted, except as described on this page under the heading “Limited Use License”.

Downloadable Software

Downloadable software for gene editing is available here: https://github.com/FactorBioscience/FactorBioscience.