Legal Notice

This product is sold under licensing arrangements between Epoch Biosciences, LLC and its Affiliates and Life Technologies, Inc. The purchase price of this product includes limited, nontransferable rights to use only this amount of the product solely for activities of the purchaser, which are directly related to human diagnostics. For information on purchasing a license to this product for purposes other than those stated above, contact Licensing Department, Life Technologies, Inc., 5791 Van Allen Way, Carlsbad, CA 92008. Email:

ELITe MGB® detection reagents are covered by one or more of U.S. Patents Nos. 5,801,155, 6,127,121, 6,312,894, 6,426,408, 6,485,906, 6,492,346, 6,660,845, 6,699,975, 6,727,356, 6,790,945, 6,949,367, 6,972,328, 7,045,610, 7,319,022, 7,368,549, 7,381,818, 7,556,923, 7,662,942, 7,671,218, 7,715,989, 7,723,038, 7,759,126, 7,767,834, 7,794,945, 7,897,736, 8,008,522, 8,067,177, RE 38,416 and EP patent numbers 0819133, 1068358, 1144429, 1232157, 1261616 and 1789587, as well as applications that are currently pending.

Purchase of this product carries with it a limited, non-transferable, non-exclusive (without the right to resell, repackage, or sublicense) license under U.S. Patent Nos. 6,030,787; 5,723,591; and 5,876,930, and corresponding foreign patents, solely to use this product in an assay in which the detection of a nucleic acid sequence does not include the cleavage of a nucleic acid probe, and for no other purpose. No other license under these patents or any other patents is granted expressly, implied, or by estoppel.

This limited license permits the person or legal entity to which this product has been provided to use the product, and the data generated by use of the product, only for human diagnostics. Neither Nanogen Advanced Diagnostics S.p.A. nor its licensors grants any other licenses, expressed or implied for any other purposes.