Terms & Conditions

This web site (“Web Site”) is owned by Ariosa Diagnostics, Inc. (“Ariosa”), and is designed to provide general information about Ariosa. The contents of this Web Site are protected under United States and foreign copyright laws. The content of this Web Site cannot be copied, downloaded, stored or redistributed for any other purpose without the express written permission of Ariosa, except a single copy of this Web Site may be downloaded for your informational, non-commercial use only. Any copy made by you shall retain all Ariosa copyright or other proprietary notices and disclaimers contained herein.

You shall be solely liable for any damages resulting from any infringement of copyright, trademark, or other proprietary right, or any and all harm resulting from your use of the Web Site. The access and use of the Ariosa Web Site is subject to all applicable international, federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Ariosa will use reasonable efforts to ensure that the Web Site contains up-to-date and accurate information. However, Ariosa makes no warranties or representations as to the accuracy or completeness of information presented. In addition, any information available on the Web Site as of a particular date may only be accurate as of such date and Ariosa disclaims any responsibility to update such information. Ariosa shall not be held responsible for any action taken or not taken based on the information presented on this Web Site, and access to and use of any and all content is solely at your own risk. Neither Ariosa nor any party involved in creating, producing, or hosting this Web Site shall be liable for any damages resulting from the access, use, or inability to access or use this Web Site, or any errors or omissions in the content of the Web Site.

This Web Site may contain links to third party Web sites that you may find useful and informative. Ariosa provides links to other sites only for user information and convenience, and access to any linked third party sites is at your own risk. The linked sites are not operated by or under the control of Ariosa, and Ariosa does not endorse or make any warranty or representation as to the accuracy, legality, or any other aspect of the information contained in the linked sites. No policies and procedures described herein, including this Terms of Use, apply to those third party sites. If you access any third party Web sites from this Web Site you should follow all copyright provisions and applicable privacy policies contained in those sites.

User Online Privacy Policy

Ariosa respects the privacy of users of its Web Site and provides appropriate protection and management for personally identifiable information that you share with Ariosa. The Online Privacy Policy provides details on the protection of personal information, and applies only to the operation of the Ariosa Web Site. This Online Privacy Policy provides details on how Ariosa may collect, use, disclose, and protect any user personal information submitted through the Web Site.

Any communication sent through the Ariosa Web Site or through other electronic means will be considered non-confidential by Ariosa. Ariosa makes no express or implied representation that it will not use information contained in such communications, and specifically reserves the right to use such communication or information for any purpose whatsoever, including reproduction, publication, posting or any other public disclosure. Without limiting the foregoing, Ariosa may employ third parties to aid Ariosa in use of such communication or information, including management of the Web Site on our behalf.

This Web Site is not intended for use by minors or designed to attract users under the age of eighteen. Ariosa will not collect any personally identifiable information from any user Ariosa actually knows is under the age of eighteen.


The trademarks, service marks, and logos of Ariosa (“Ariosa Trademarks”) that are used and displayed on this Web Site are registered and unregistered trademarks or service marks of Ariosa and shall remain the property of Ariosa. Nothing on this Web Site should be construed as granting, by implication or otherwise, any license or right to use any trademark displayed on this Web Site without the prior written consent of Ariosa. The Ariosa Trademarks may not be used to disparage Ariosa, its services or products, or otherwise damage any goodwill in the Ariosa Trademarks. Use of any Ariosa Trademarks as part of a link to or from any site is prohibited unless Ariosa approves the establishment and use of such a link in writing. All goodwill and value generated from the use of any Ariosa Trademark shall be solely to Ariosa’s benefit.


You should consider any communication that you transmit to Ariosa, including personally identifying information or data, questions or answers, suggestions and comments, as non-confidential. Ariosa will make reasonable efforts to ensure the integrity and security of our network and systems, but cannot guarantee inadvertent disclosure due to misuse or “hacking” by third parties. Neither Ariosa nor any of our underlying service providers shall be liable or responsible if any information about you is intercepted and used by an unintended recipient.

International Users and Jurisdiction

Personal data provided to Ariosa through its Web Site or other electronic means will be delivered to servers located in the United States. By using our Web Site, you consent to the transfer of this data to the United States, and to our use of such data as outlined in this Terms of Use. These terms will be governed and construed in accordance with the State of California, without regard to conflict of law principles. Any action arising out of or relating to these Terms shall be brought only in the courts located in Santa Clara County, California, and by your use of this Web Site you consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of these courts in any such action.

California Users

In accordance with California Civil Code 1798.83, California residents are entitled to know that they may file grievances and complaints at California Department of Consumer Affairs, 400 R Street, Suite 1080, Sacramento, CA 95814; or by phone at 916-445-1254 or 800-952-5210; or by e-mail to dca@dca.ca.gov.

Terms of Use Changes

This Terms of Use is effective as of January 15, 2012. This Terms of Use may be revised from time to time by Ariosa at its sole discretion. Any changes will be effective upon posting of the revisions on this Web Site. Ariosa retains sole control over the posting of changes or modifications to referenced policies and guidelines, and may determine whether and when any such changes apply to users. Any use of the Web Site following our posting of any changes shall constitute your acceptance of such changes. Should you not wish to be bound by the modified Terms of Use, do not use the Web Site.

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