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By accessing and making use of this site, the user indicates his or her agreement with these terms & conditions. Use of this site is permitted only with the acceptance of these terms & conditions.

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Genzyme can accept no liability for damages ensuing from the use and/or reliance upon, access to or impossibility of using the information, nor can Genzyme be liable for any errors in the text, nor for the consequences of the incompleteness or inaccuracy thereof, unless such is the result of intent or gross negligence on the part of Genzyme. In the abovementioned case of intent or gross negligence, Genzyme’s liability will at all times be limited to compensation for direct damage.


Genzyme reserves the right to amend these terms & conditions at any time, without prior notification. Such amended terms & conditions will take effect fourteen days following their announcement on this site. Users of this site are bound by such amendments and must therefore visit this page from time to time to ascertain the currently applicable terms & conditions. In the event that the user is not in agreement with the currently applicable terms & conditions, s/he must cease making use of this site.

In the event that any condition of these terms & conditions is declared null and void, this is without prejudice to the validity of the other conditions contained in these terms & conditions.

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All disputes between Genzyme and users will be submitted exclusively to the competent court of Amsterdam, the Netherlands.


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These Terms and Conditions were last updated:1/3/2008