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Nucleosides and Nucleotides

BerrySelect® Reagents for DNA and RNA Synthesis

BlackBerry® Quenchers

Fluorous Affinity Purification of Oligonucleotides

Specialty Chemicals

Terms, Warranties, and Conditions of Sale

All orders are shipped Net 30 days, F.O.B., Dexter, Michigan. The buyer is responsible for all shipping, and if applicable, tax and duty charges. Prices are listed in U.S. Dollars and are subject to change without notice. Berry & Associates reserves the right to require payment in advance before shipment of any materials ordered, if necessary. A 1.5% per month penalty may be added to accounts outstanding over 30 days.

All products sold by Berry & Associates, Inc. are for research and development purposes only, and are not for human consumption. Use in clinical, diagnostic, therapeutic, and food applications is prohibited unless authorized by an agreement with Berry & Associates. It is the responsibility of the buyer to determine the suitability of the product for any given purpose. Products should be handled by trained personnel who understand the potential hazards of working with such materials. Responsibility for accidents arising from the handling and use of Berry & Associates' products rests solely with the buyer.

BlackBerry® Quenchers and fluorous affinity purification products are not to be re-packaged or re-sold without the express written consent of Berry & Associates.

Berry & Associates' products will meet or exceed our published specifications. If, within 30 days of the receipt of a product, it is determined that a product does not meet the listed specifications, it will be replaced promptly or the purchase price (if already paid by the customer) will be returned, at the option of Berry & Associates. Other warranties are expressly disclaimed, including but not limited to warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. No warranty is given that Berry & Associates' products, or the use of said products, will not infringe on the patents of one or more third parties, and Berry & Associates will not be liable for any consequential damages. Berry & Associates' liability for breach of warranty is limited to refund of purchase price paid; in no event shall Berry & Associates be liable for lost profits, loss of goodwill or any incidental, special or consequential damages even if advised of the possibility of same.

All returns must have prior authorization from Berry & Associates. Any damage due to transit must be reported within 5 days.

Trademarks

BlackBerry, BerrySelect, BBQ-650, Click-easy, Click-mates and Fluoro-Pak are registered trademarks of Berry & Associates, Inc.  ThioGlo is a registered trademark of Covalent Associates, Inc. Texas Red is a registered trademark of Molecular Probes. Cy, Cy3, Cy5, and Cy5.5 are trademarks of GE Healthcare. FAM, ROX, and TAMRA are trademarks of Applied Biosystems, Inc.

Licenses & Patents

Products for Fluorous Affinity Purification of Oligonucleotides: Patents applied for, Berry & Associates, Inc. Further, the use of these products is licensed under U.S. Patents 6,673,539, 6,156,896; 5,859,247; and 5,777,121 and one or more pending patents owned or controlled by Fluorous Technologies, Inc.

BlackBerry® Quencher technology: Covered under US Patent #7,879,986, Berry & Associates, Inc.  The purchase of BlackBerry Quencher reagents includes a limited license to use these reagents exclusively for research and development purposes.  They may not be used for clinical or diagnostic purposes and they may not be re-sold, distributed, or re-packaged without prior agreement and consent of Berry & Associates, Inc.  Subsequent sale of products that are derived from BlackBerry® Quencher reagents is permitted so long as the following written disclaimer is included in written and electronic catalogs, in commercial advertisement, and in packages with containers of such derivative products:  “BlackBerry® and BBQ-650® are trademarks of Berry & Associates, Inc.  Products derived from BlackBerry® Quencher reagents are sold exclusively for research and development use by the purchaser.  They may not be used for clinical or diagnostic purposes without prior agreement and consent of Berry & Associates, Inc.”

It is our policy to avoid infringing any approved patents. Therefore, it is possible that some of our products may have to be withdrawn or adjusted in price as patents are approved and issued.

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