Legal terms

This page describes the legal terms applying to every Internet-user visiting our site and, if any, other associated sites linked by Polyplus-transfection SA to, including Polyplus-transfection sites around the world (collectively hereinafter referred to as the “Site”). In consulting the Site, you agree to be bound by these legal terms without reservation. We advise you to consult these legal terms regularly, as they may be modified, updated, from time to time and without notice.

Specific terms & conditions are applying to purchase of Polyplus-transfection’s products. Please refer in such case to our Terms & Conditions section.

Intellectual property

The Site is owned and operated by Polyplus-transfection SA. The presentation and each of the elements, including trademarks, logos and domain names appearing on the Site are protected by intellectual property laws and (i) are owned by Polyplus-transfection SA. or (ii) are owned by third parties and are subject to an appropriate authorization of use granted to Polyplus-transfection SA. by their owners.

No material from the Site may be copied, reproduced, modified, republished, uploaded, posted, distorted, translated, encoded, transmitted or distributed in any manner or in any medium, in part or in whole, without the express prior written consent of Polyplus-transfection SA. Notwithstanding provisions above, only a copy for personal, private and non-commercial use is permitted, on your personal computer or through sharing tools offered on the Site, provided however that you make no modification and no additional representations or warranties in such copy.

Links to third party sites

In no event, Polyplus-transfection SA. shall be liable for any third-party web site to which you may have gained access via the Site. Polyplus-transfection SA. does not endorse and has no way of controlling the content of these third-party web sites which remain totally independent of Polyplus-transfection SA.  In addition, the existence of a link between the Site and any third-party web site can in no event imply, that Polyplus-transfection SA. approves, in any way whatsoever, of all or part of the content of the said third-party web site, or, of any use which can be made of such content. The said links are only provided for convenience to our Site users.

Furthermore, it is your responsibility to take all the necessary and appropriate precautions to prevent the Site from being contaminated by, including, but not limited to, one or more “viruses”, “Trojan horses” or any other “malwares”.


You are informed that, during your visits to our Site, cookies may be installed on your web browser to enable you, in particular, to navigate optimally. Cookies are small data file, that may be stored, in a dedicated space on your terminal equipment. Every cookie has a unique and anonymous identifier and are used by our Site to send information to your web browser, and enable the said web browser to send information back to our Site.

You have the possibility to expressly refuse cookies from your first visit to our Site if you do not wish our Site to install cookies on your web browser.

Privacy, protection of personnal data and confidential information

Privacy and protection of Personal Data

Polyplus-transfection SA.  fully understands the importance of privacy and the protection of personal data in the digital era and is committed to ensure an adequate level of data protection for all persons with whom Polyplus-transfection SA. has dealings. We invite you to read our Privacy Policy to get more information about Polyplus-transfection SA.’s global practices to ensure an adequate protection of personal data.

The Site is not designed to receive confidential information you may submit

Consequently, and except for the specific personal data mentioned above, any information in whatever form – documents, data, graphics, questions, suggestions, concepts, remarks or other – which you communicate on the Site will in no way be deemed as being confidential. Consequently, the mere transmission by you on the said Site gives us the right to use, reproduce, distribute, copy, translate, upload, modify and/or transmit the said information in order to process your request.

You acknowledge that transmissions via internet are never completely secrete or private and that, accordingly, any information you send to the Site may be read or intercepted by a third party.

Limitations of liability

Polyplus-transfection SA. makes every effort to ensure, to the best of its abilities, the accuracy and updating of the information broadcast on the Site. Polyplus-transfection SA. reserves the right to change or modify, at any time, and, without prior notice, the content of the Site. Nonetheless, Polyplus-transfection SA. cannot fully guarantee the accuracy, precision, updating or exhaustiveness of the information made available on the Site.

As a result, and with the exception of direct damage resulting from willful misconduct or gross negligence by Polyplus-transfection SA., the latter cannot be held liable for:

  • any imprecision, inaccuracy or omission relating to the information provided on the Site;
  • any damage resulting from fraudulent intrusion by a third party leading to the modification of the information or materials provided on the Site;
  • in a more general way, any damage, direct or indirect, regardless of its cause, origin, nature or consequences, even whilst Polyplus-transfection SA. has been aware of the possibility of such damage, whether it is the result of (i) access or inability to access the Site, (ii) the use of the Site, including any damage or virus and/or the like which may infect your computer system or any other product, and/or (iii) credit given to any information provided directly or indirectly by the Site.

All materials in the Site are provided on “as is” and “as available” basis, without any kind of warranty, whether express or implied. Polyplus-transfection SA. does not offer any express or implied warranty including but not limited to their merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose or that your use of the Site will provide any specific results.

In no event, Polyplus-transfection SA. shall be liable for any consequential, incidental, punitive damages in relation with any content or any use of the Site.

Availability of the site

You acknowledge that (i) it is technically impossible that the Site will be provided free of defaults or errors and that Polyplus-transfection SA. cannot be liable for this, (ii) that defaults or errors may lead to the temporary unavailability of the Site, and that (iii) the operation of the Site may be adversely affected by conditions and performances outside Polyplus-transfection SA.’s control, such as, for example, transmission and telecommunication links between Polyplus-transfection SA. and you and between Polyplus-transfection SA. and other systems and networks.

Polyplus-transfection SA. and/or its suppliers may, at any time, temporarily or in permanently modify or interrupt, all or part of the Site in order to perform maintenance work and/or make improvements and/or changes to the Site. Polyplus-transfection SA. is not liable for any modification to or suspension or interruption of the Site.

Information on the products

The information contained and broadcast on the Site may contain direct or indirect references to products, programs and/or services of Polyplus-transfection SA. which may not be proposed or available in certain countries or regions, or which may be offered under a different trademark, and which may be subject to different regulations and conditions of use according to the said country or region. No provisions above shall be deemed as meaning that such references to a country or region imply, in any way whatsoever, an intention on the part of Polyplus-transfection SA. to sell these products, programs and/or services in the said country or region. Please contact the local Polyplus-transfection SA. subsidiary or your Polyplus-transfection SA. commercial partner for any information concerning the products, programs and/or services which are available in your region / country.

Legal framework

The Site and its content shall be governed and construed in accordance with the Laws of France, regardless of any choice of law principles. Any dispute arising in connection with the Site and/or its content shall be submitted to the exclusive jurisdiction of Courts of Paris (France).

Legal notice

Site Editor

Polyplus-transfection SA.
850 Boulevard Sébastien Brant

Publishing Director

Géraldine Guérin-Peyrou
Marketing Director

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