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This Web site is provided by PerkinElmer, Inc., and its affiliate companies and subsidiaries (hereinafter, "PerkinElmer") and is provided for informational purposes only. By using this site or downloading materials from this site, you agree to these terms and conditions. If you do not agree to be bound by these terms and conditions, please do not use this site or download materials from this site.

Warranty Disclaimers

PerkinElmer makes no representations about the suitability of the information contained on this web site for any purpose. This web site and all of the information it contains is provided "as is" without warranty of any kind whether express or implied. All implied warranties, including, without limitation, implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement, are hereby expressly disclaimed. In no event shall PerkinElmer be liable to any person or business entity for any special, direct, indirect, punitive, incidental or consequential damages arising out of or in connection with the use of this web site or any other web site to which this site is linked, including, without limitation, any lost profits, business interruption, or loss of programs or information even if PerkinElmer has been specifically advised of the possibility of such damages whether based on contract, tort, strict liability or otherwise. Because some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, the above limitation may not apply to you.

Content Disclaimer

PerkinElmer shall not be responsible for any errors or omissions contained in this web site and reserves the right to make changes to the site, the materials and the products, programs, services or prices (if any) described in the site at any time without notice. User therefore acknowledges and accepts that the information published on this web site may include technical inaccuracies or typographical errors.

License Disclaimer

Nothing on this web site shall be construed as conferring any license to any of the information available on this site or under any of PerkinElmer's or any third party's intellectual property rights, whether by estoppel, implication, or otherwise.

Notice Specific to Documents Available on this Web Site

Permission to use documents such as data sheets, white papers, technical guides, and press releases contained within this web site is granted, provided that (1) the following copyright notice appears in all copies: Copyright © 1998-2010 PerkinElmer, Inc., U.S.A. All rights reserved, and that both the copyright notice and this permission notice appear, (2) use of such documents from this web site is for informational and non-commercial or personal use only and will not be copied or posted on any network computer or broadcast in any media, and (3) no modifications of any documents are made. Use for any other purpose is expressly prohibited by law, and may result in severe civil and criminal penalties. Violators will be prosecuted to the maximum extent possible.
Documents specified above do not include the design or layout of the perkinelmer.com web site or any other PerkinElmer owned, operated, licensed or controlled site. Elements of PerkinElmer's web site are protected by trade dress and other laws and may not be copied or imitated in whole or in part. No logo, graphic, sound or image from any PerkinElmer web site may be copied or retransmitted unless expressly permitted by PerkinElmer.

Links to Third Party Sites

The hypertext links on this web site will allow you to leave PerkinElmer's web site. The links are provided as a service to users and are not sponsored by or affiliated with this web site or under the control of PerkinElmer. The links are to be accessed at the user's own risk, and PerkinElmer and the authors of this web site make no representation or warranties about the content of these links. PerkinElmer is not responsible for the safety or content of any links, linked site or any link contained in a linked site. PerkinElmer is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by PerkinElmer of the site.

Unsolicited Information

Any personally identifiable information you may provide to PerkinElmer via this web site is protected by the Privacy Policy associated with this site. PerkinElmer does not want you to, and you should not, send any confidential or proprietary information to PerkinElmer via this site. You agree that any information or materials that you or individuals acting on your behalf provide to PerkinElmer will not be considered confidential or proprietary. By providing any such information or materials to PerkinElmer, you grant to PerkinElmer an unrestricted, irrevocable, worldwide, royalty-free license to use, reproduce, display, publicly perform, transmit and distribute such information and materials without compensation of any kind, and you further agree that PerkinElmer is free to use any ideas, concepts or know-how that you or individuals acting on your behalf provide to PerkinElmer. You further recognize that PerkinElmer does not want you to, and you warrant that you shall not, provide any information or materials to PerkinElmer that is defamatory, threatening, obscene, harassing, or otherwise unlawful, or that incorporates the proprietary material of another.

Claims Resulting From Your Use of This Web Site

As a condition of use of this web site, you, the end user, agree to indemnify PerkinElmer and its content providers from and against any and all liabilities, expenses, including attorneys' fees and damages arising out of claims resulting from your use of this web site, including, without limitation, any claims alleging facts that if true would constitute a breach by you of these terms and conditions.

Copyright Notice

Copyright ® 1998-2010 PerkinElmer Inc., 940 Winter Street, Waltham, Massachusetts 02451 U.SA. All Rights Reserved.

Trademarks

The PerkinElmer trademark and design and other marks referenced herein are either trademarks or registered trademarks of PerkinElmer. Other product and company names mentioned herein may be the trademarks of their respective owners. PerkinElmer prohibits the use of any PerkinElmer trademarks as "hot" links to any PerkinElmer web site unless the establishment of such link is approved in advance by PerkinElmer.

Rights Reserved

Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved. PerkinElmer reserves the right to change this Agreement at any time by revising the terms and conditions herein. Users are responsible for regularly reviewing these terms and conditions. Continued use of this web site following any such changes shall constitute the user's acceptance of such changes. PerkinElmer may also impose limits on certain features and services or restrict your access to parts or the entire site without notice or liability.

This Agreement

These terms constitute an agreement for use and the entire agreement between PerkinElmer and the user for the use of this web site. This agreement supersedes any and all other agreements, understandings, and communications between the parties regarding the use of this web site.
This site is controlled, operated and administered by PerkinElmer from its offices within the United States of America. PerkinElmer makes no representation that materials at this site are appropriate or available for use at other locations outside of the United States and access to them from territories where their contents are illegal is prohibited. You may not use the site or export the information contained herein in violation of U. S. export laws and regulations. If you access this site from locations outside of the United States, you are responsible for compliance with all local laws. These Terms and Conditions of use shall be governed by the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, exclusive of Massachusetts’ choice of law rules.

User acknowledges that no joint venture, partnership, employment or agency relationship exists between the user and PerkinElmer as a result of this agreement or use of this web site. User agrees not to hold him or herself out as a representative, agent or employee of PerkinElmer and PerkinElmer shall not be liable for any representation, act or omission of the user.

Forward-Looking Statements and Information

This web site contains "forward-looking" statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, including, but not limited to, statements relating to estimates and projections of future earnings per share, cash flow and revenue growth and other financial results, developments relating to our customers and end-markets, and plans concerning business development opportunities. Words such as "believes," "intends," "anticipates," "plans," "expects," "projects," "forecasts," "will" and similar expressions, and references to guidance, are intended to identify forward-looking statements. Such statements are based on management's current assumptions and expectations and no assurances can be given that our assumptions or expectations will prove to be correct. A number of important risk factors could cause actual results to differ materially from the results described, implied or projected in any forward-looking statements. These factors include, without limitation: (1) markets into which we sell our products decline or do not grow as anticipated; (2) fluctuations in the global economic and political environments; (3) our failure to introduce new products in a timely manner; (4) our ability to execute acquisitions and license technologies, or to successfully integrate acquired businesses and licensed technologies into our existing business or to make them profitable; (5) our failure to adequately protect our intellectual property; (6) the loss of any of our licenses or licensed rights; (7) our ability to compete effectively; (8) fluctuation in our quarterly operating results and our ability to adjust our operations to address unexpected changes; (9) significant disruption in third-party package delivery and import/export services or significant increases in prices for those services; (10) disruptions in the supply of raw materials and supplies; (11) the manufacture and sale of products may expose us to product liability claims; (12) our failure to maintain compliance with applicable government regulations; (13) regulatory changes; (14) our failure to comply with health care industry regulations; (15) economic, political and other risks associated with foreign operations; (16) our ability to retain key personnel; (17) significant disruption in our information technology systems; (18) restrictions in our credit agreements; (19) our ability to realize the full value of our intangible assets; (20) significant fluctuations in our stock price; (21) reduction or elimination of dividends on our common stock; and (22) other factors which we describe under the caption "Risk Factors" in our most recent annual report on Form 10-K and in our other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. We disclaim any intention or obligation to update any forward-looking statements as a result of developments occurring after the date of this website.