Terms and Conditions


obx-associates.com is owned and operated by OBX Associates, LLC and are referred to below as “our website”. OBX Associates may at times be referred to as OBX. Please read the following terms of use carefully before using this website. The provision of information and services on this website by the owners and operators of obx-associates.com and our suppliers is subject to your agreement to the terms of use below. By accessing or using one or both of our websites, you agree to be bound by these terms of use.


Disclaimer of Content

Our website provide information about our company and the services we offer, including clinical screening, testing and information about infectious disease pathogens and related health conditions.

The clinical information published on our websites is intended for the use of healthcare professionals. Healthcare professionals should exercise their own clinical judgment when using the content we provide.

If you are a patient or healthcare consumer, you should not use information found on our websites to replace a relationship with your physician or other healthcare professional and should not rely on that information as professional medical advice. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified healthcare provider concerning questions you have regarding a medical condition, and before starting, stopping or modifying any treatment or medication. In the case of a health emergency, seek immediate assistance from emergency personnel. Never delay obtaining medical advice or disregard medical advice because of something you have or have not read on our websites.

The information (including, without limitation, advice and recommendations) and services on this website are intended solely as a general educational aid and are neither medical nor health care advice for any individual problem nor a substitute for medical or other professional advice and services from a qualified health care provider familiar with your medical history. Use of this website, does not constitute a doctor-patient relationship. Nothing contained in this website is intended to be used for medical diagnosis or treatment.

While OBX Associates attempts to keep all the information on our website up-to-date, medical treatment and knowledge change quickly, and our websites should not be considered error-free or as a comprehensive source of all information on a particular topic. OBX Associates makes no warranties or representations as to the accuracy of the content of our websites, and assumes no responsibility for any consequences relating directly or indirectly to any action or inaction you take based upon the information and material on our websites. Your use of our websites is subject to additional disclaimers and conditions that may appear throughout these terms of use and in other areas of this website. You assume the entire risk of loss in using our websites and materials contained in the websites.

Descriptions and design of services depicted on our websites are subject to change at any time without notice.


You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless OBX Associates and its suppliers and their respective affiliates, employees, officers, directors, agents, servants and representatives of each from any liability, loss, claim, suit, damage, and expense (including reasonable attorneys´ fees and expenses) related to (i) your violation of these terms of use and (ii) your posting of material to our Websites.

Copyright, Trademarks and other Intellectual Property

Copyright, trademark, patent, and other applicable laws protect the services and materials appearing on our websites. All materials on our websites may be accessed, downloaded or printed for the noncommercial purpose of scientific or educational advancement per these terms of use. No other use of these materials may be made without express written permission of the operators of OBX Associates. Any unauthorized use of the words or images on this website may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and civil and criminal statutes.

obx-associates.com is owned by OBX Associates, LLC. The use of the names, trademarks, service marks, and logos of OBX Associates appearing on our websites in any advertising or publicity, or implied sponsorship of or affiliation with any product or service requires the express written permission of the operators of OBX Associates.

Nothing contained on our websites should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, waiver or otherwise, any license or right of use to any trademark displayed on this website without the written permission of the owners and operators of obx-associates.com or the third party owner of the trademark, if any. Our websites may contain other proprietary notices and copyright information, the terms of which must be observed and followed.

Links to Other Websites

This website may contain third party-owned content (e.g., articles, data feeds, abstracts, etc.) and may also include hypertext links to third party-owned websites. We provide such third party content and links as a courtesy to our users. We have no control over any third party-owned websites or content referenced, accessed by or available on this website and, therefore, we do not endorse, sponsor, recommend or otherwise accept any responsibility for such third party web websites or content or for the availability of such web websites.

In particular, we do not accept any liability arising out of any allegation that any third party-owned content (whether published on this, or any other, website) infringes the intellectual property rights of any person or any liability arising out of any information or opinion contained on such third party website or content. If you link to third party websites from obx-associates.com, we encourage you to consult the policy statements of each website you visit.

Links to This Website

We welcome links to our websites. However, we do not wish to be linked to or from any third-party website or link which contains:

  1. any information that misrepresents the nature of your relationship with our company, or incorrect facts or data about our company; or

  2. any unlawful, threatening, abusive, libelous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane or indecent information of any kind, including, without limitation, any content constituting or encouraging conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any local, state, provincial, national or international law, regulation which may be damaging or detrimental to the activities, operations, credibility or integrity of OBX Associates or its suppliers; or

  3. any material or information of any kind, which promotes racism, bigotry, hatred or physical harm of any kind against any group or individual, could be harmful to minors, harasses or advocates harassment of another person, provides material that exploits people under the age of 18 in a sexual or violent manner, provides instructional information about illegal activities, including, without limitation, the making or buying of illegal weapons; or

  4. any information, software or other material which violates or infringes upon the rights of others, including material which is an invasion of privacy or publicity rights, or which is protected by copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights.


We reserve the right to prohibit or refuse to accept any link to the website, including, without limitation, any link which contains or makes available any content or information of the foregoing nature, at any time.

Applicable Law

These terms of use and the resolution of any dispute related to these terms and conditions shall be construed in accordance with the laws of the State of North Carolina. Any dispute between OBX Associates and you related to these terms of use shall be resolved exclusively by the state and federal courts of the State of North Carolina.

This website can be accessed from the United Stated and other countries worldwide. Since the laws of each State or country may differ, you agree that the statutes and laws of the State of North Carolina, without regard to any principles of conflicts of law, will apply to all matters relating to the use of this website.

OBX Associate makes no representation that material on our websites is appropriate or available for use in other locations. Those who choose to access this website from other locations do so at their own discretion and are responsible for compliance with local laws.

Right to Change Terms and Conditions


OBX Associates may change these terms of use at any time. Any changes to these terms of use will be effective immediately upon posting of the changed terms of use on this website. You agree to review these terms of use periodically, and use of this website following any such change constitutes your agreement to follow and be bound by the terms of use as changed.


OBX Associates is headquartered in the Research Triangle Park, North Carolina.
2 Davis Drive
Research Triangle Park, NC 27709

Specific questions and comments may be submitted to info@obx-associates.com. While we make every effort to respond to all emails within 24 hours, we cannot guarantee a response to every electronic communication.