STATEMENT FOR DAVID WEB-BASED TOOLS, DAVID WEB SERVICES, DAVID KNOWLEDGEBASE &
|Use of all DAVID
web-based tools and web services is free to all
users. The downloads of DAVID Knowledgebase and stand-alone EASE
application are free to
academic, government and non-profit users for non-commercial use. Use
of the stand-alone EASE application for commercial use by non-profit
and for-profit entities requires a license agreement. Parties
interested in commercial use may first obtain a demo version of the
stand-alone EASE application, subject to this License,
by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org
. The download of the DAVID Knowledgebase for commercial use by
and for-profit entities requires a license agreement. To apply for a
commercial full license for either EASE application or the DAVID
Knowledgebase, please contact the NIH Office of
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Infectious Diseases (NIAID) provides this Web site as a public
service. NIAID collects certain
user-specific information through standard Web logs for the purposes of
security and site management. Except for
authorized law enforcement investigations, no attempt is made to
identify individual users or individual usage patterns.
The following information is collected: IP address from
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institution, city and country for general monitoring of global usage. Content of uploaded files are not viewed by
anyone, are kept confidential and are purge after 15 minutes of
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initial response to your question or comment.These
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No other use is made of this information.
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employs software programs to monitor network traffic to identify
unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise
cause damage. By accessing this web site, you
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of 1986 and the National Information Infrastructure Protection Act.
| Please refer
to the section of "Citing
DAVID or EASE".
DISCLAIMER OF ENDORSEMENT
|Users may not
claim, infer, or imply endorsement by the U.S. Government, DHHS,
PHS, NIH or NIAID of research results
obtained using DAVID or EASE
in any promotional advertising or other promotional materials to be
disseminated to the public.
and EASE ARE NOT
TO BE USED FOR
TREATING OR DIAGNOSING HUMAN SUBJECTS.
DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY
and EASE or
any documents available from this server ARE PROVIDED ?AS IS? WITHOUT
ANY WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED, OR STATUTORY,
INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF
MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND FREEDOM FROM
INFRINGEMENT, OR THAT DAVID and EASE
or any documents available from this server WILL BE ERROR FREE. NIAID MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS THAT THE USE
OF DAVID and EASE or
any documents available from this server WILL NOT INFRINGE ANY PATENT
OR PROPRIETATY RIGHTS OF THIRD PARTIES.
event will the U.S. Government or U.S.
Government contractors be liable for any damages, including but not
limited to direct, indirect, special or consequential damages, arising
out of, resulting from, or in any way connected with the use of DAVID
and EASE or documents available from
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