The stand-alone EASE application for use on Microsoft Windows1 operating system is 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 . To apply for a commercial full license, please contact the NIH Office of Technology Transfer.
Users may publish or otherwise publicly disclose the results of using EASE. It is requested that users acknowledge PHS’s contribution of EASE in all written publications containing any data or information regarding or resulting from such use by citing the appropriate reference:
Douglas A. Hosack, Glynn Dennis Jr., Brad T. Sherman, H. Clifford Lane, Richard A. Lempicki. Identifying Biological Themes within Lists of Genes with EASE. Genome Biology 2003 4(6):P4.
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 EASE in any promotional advertising or other promotional materials to be disseminated to the public.
EASE IS NOT TO BE USED FOR TREATING OR DIAGNOSING HUMAN SUBJECTS.
DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY:
EASE and all associated documents 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 EASE and all associated documents WILL BE ERROR FREE. NIAID MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS THAT THE USE OF EASE or any associated documents WILL NOT INFRINGE ANY PATENT OR PROPRIETARY RIGHTS OF THIRD
PARTIES. In no 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 EASE or any associated documents.