Intended Audience

GeneTests is an educational resource available to genetics professionals to help them identify appropriate, currently available genetic tests and genetics clinics. It assumes familiarity with the genetic mechanisms of disease causation and genetic counseling principles. Other healthcare providers using GeneTests are encouraged to consult a genetics clinic with their questions about the application of genetic testing to the diagnosis, management, and genetic counseling of their patients. Consumers are encouraged to speak with a healthcare provider or a genetics clinic for questions regarding availability and appropriateness of genetic testing.

Limitations of Content

The information in GeneTests does not cover all diseases, nor does it discuss all genes for which genetic testing or genetic counseling may be appropriate. It does not constitute, nor is it a substitute for medical advice or treatment by qualified medical professionals for any medical disorder.

Limitation of Liability

Because GeneTests is an informational tool, and does not constitute or contain medical advice or treatment, neither GeneTests, BioReference Laboratories, Inc., nor any of their affiliated companies, representatives or employees shall be liable for any damages whatsoever arising out of or relating in any way to the content or information contained within the GeneTests website. Sole responsibility for the proper use of the information on GeneTests rests with the user, or those professionals with whom the user may consult.

This Agreement and your use of GeneTests is governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New Jersey, exclusive of its choice of law rules. By accessing and using GeneTests, you agree to submit to the state and federal courts in Bergen County in the state of New Jersey for all disputes of any kind, and you waive any jurisdictional, venue, or inconvenient forum objections to such courts. If any of the provisions of this Agreement are held to be unenforceable, such provisions shall be limited or eliminated to the minimum extent necessary so that this Agreement shall otherwise remain in full force and effect.