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Important licensing information

The use of products pertaining to IP protected technologies may be restricted due to a limited license grant by the purchase of such product from IBA ("Limited Use Label License";). With the use of said product(s) by the customer such use limitation is deemed to be accepted. For information pertaining to a specific technology, IBA recommends that the customers review the relevant information below and contact the appropriate licensor directly.

Products sold by IBA under a Limited Use Label License are labelled in the respective case by:

Twin-Strep-tag

Twin-Strep-tag technology is protected by US 7,981,632, WO 2002/077018 (EP1 370 574) and further patent applications owned by IBA. Purchase of reagents related to this technology from IBA provides a license for non-profit and in-house research use only. Any application of above mentioned technology for commercial purpose requires a separate license from IBA. A license may be granted by IBA on a case-by-case basis, and is entirely at IBA's discretion. Please contact IBA (IBA GmbH, Rudolf-Wissell-Str. 28, 37079 Göttingen, Germany) for further information on licenses for commercial use.

Streptamer® technology

Streptamer® technology for T-cell purification is protected by US 7,776,562, CA 2,467,434 and JP4416400 and further patent applications exclusively licensed to IBA. Purchase of reagents related to this technology from IBA provides a license for non-profit and in-house research use only. Any application of above mentioned technology for commercial purpose requires a separate license from IBA. A license may be granted by IBA on a case-by-case basis, and is entirely at IBA's discretion. Please contact IBA (IBA GmbH, Rudolf-Wissell-Str. 28, 37079 Göttingen, Germany) for further information on licenses for commercial use.

Strep-Tactin® XT

Strep-Tactin®XT technology for recombinant Strep-tag and/or Twin-Strep-tag protein purification, detection and assay is covered by US 10, 065, 996 and further patent applications and exclusively licensed to IBA. Purchase of reagents related to this technology from IBA provides a license for non-profit use only. Any application of above mentioned technology for commercial purpose requires a separate license from IBA. A license may be granted by IBA on a case-by-case basis, and is entirely at IBA's discretion. Please contact IBA (IBA GmbH, Rudolf-Wissell-Str. 28, 37079 Göttingen, Germany) for further information on licenses for commercial use.

IBA trademarks

IBA, IBA BioTAGnology, Fab-TACS, Strep-Tactin, Strep-tag, Twin-Strep-tag, 4Flow and Streptamer are registered trademarks of IBA GmbH.

Trademarks of other companies

ÄKTA, ALF, FluorImager, FPLC, PreScission and Sepharose are registered trademarks of Cytiva; BL21-CodonPlus is a trademark of Stratagene; Dy is a trademark of Dyomics GmbH; Eppendorf is a registered trademark of Eppendorf-Netheler-Hinz GmbH; FLAG is a registered trademark of Sigma-Aldrich Co.; MacroPrep is a registered trademark of Bio-Rad Laboratories GmbH, Ltd.; Nanobodies is a trademark of Ablynx NV; Ni-NTA is a trademark of Qiagen; Superflow is a trademark of Strerogene Bioseparations Inc.