Last updated on August 19, 2020

Welcome to the Helsinn Group website (the “Website”), operated by Helsinn Healthcare S.A. (“Helsinn”), Helsinn can be contacted at Via Pian Scairolo, 9, 6912 Pazzallo- Lugano, Switzerland. The terms “we” and “us” mean Helsinn. The information presented on this Website is provided for informational purposes only.

Please review these Terms of Use before using this Website. The Terms of Use set for the terms and conditions of a binding agreement between Website users and Helsinn Group and govern users’ access and use of the Website, including any information, data, tools, products, services and other content (together, “Content”) available on or through the Website.

Each time you access and use this Website, you acknowledge that you have read and understood the follow terms, conditions and notices and agree, without any limitation or qualification, to comply with them in their current form as well as all applicable laws.


While Helsinn makes all reasonable efforts to include accurate and up-to-date information, we make no representations or warranties, express or implied, as to the accuracy or completeness of the information provided on this Website and disclaim any liability for the use of this Website or its Content. Helsinn reserves the right to make changes, corrections and/or improvements to the information provided on this Website, and to the products and programs described on the Website, at any time without notice. All users agree that they access and use this Website, any site linked to or from this Website, and the content thereof at their own risk. Helsinn also assumes no responsibility, and shall not be liable for, any damages to, or viruses that may infect, your computer equipment or other property that may result from your access to or use of this Website or materials, data, text, images, video, or audio downloaded from this Website. Neither Helsinn nor any other party involved in creating, producing, or delivering this Website or on any site linked to/from this Website shall be liable in any manner whatsoever for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect, or punitive damages arising out of your access, use, or inability to use this Website or any site linked to/from this Website, or any errors or omissions in the Content thereof. The above may not apply in jurisdictions that do not allow the exclusion of certain implied warranties.


This Website may contain forward-looking information or statements. Such information and statements are subject to numerous and significant uncertainties and risks, including scientific, business, and economic factors, and therefore are not guarantees of Helsinn’s future performance and activities. Actual results may differ significantly from those presented.


Some information provided in this Website may relate to medical, health or fitness conditions, their prevention and treatment. This information is provided for informational purposes only. It depends on the current state of scientific research and is not to be considered as correct or as definitive and may even be proven as incorrect accordingly to the scientific progress. Helsinn makes reasonable effort to ensure that this information is up to date, but cannot provide any warranties about its continuous scientific correctness. It is not, nor is it intended as, a substitute for advice that should be provided by a physician or other medical professional. Do not use the information for diagnosing a health or fitness problem or disease. Always consult your own physician and medical advisers.


A) Privacy: Please review the Privacy and Cookies Policy, which also governs your visit to this Website, to understand our views and practices regarding personal data and how we will treat it.

B) User Conduct: If you use this Website, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer. You hereby agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account and password.

C) Information Submitted by Users: Subject to any applicable terms and the conditions set forth in the Privacy and Cookies Policy, any communication or other material that you provide to us, if any, (except for information submitted with the Research Grant Request form) through a Helsinn website, electronic mail, or otherwise, such as any questions, comments, or suggestions shall be deemed non-confidential and non-proprietary. Helsinn shall have no obligation of any kind with respect to such information. Helsinn may use such information for any purpose, including (but not limited to) reproduction, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcast, and posting. Moreover, Helsinn is free to use, without any compensation to you, any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques contained in any communication you submit through the Website for any purpose, including (but not limited to) developing, manufacturing, and marketing products or services using such information.

D) License and Website Access: You are granted a limited license to access and make personal use of this Website and not to download (other than page caching) or modify it, or any portion of it, except with express prior written consent of Helsinn. This license does not include any resale or commercial use of this Website or its Content; any collection and use of any product or service listings, descriptions, or prices; any derivative use of this Website or its Content; and downloading or copying of information for the benefit of another business; or any use of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools. This Website or any portion of this Website may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purposes without express written consent of Helsinn. You may not frame or utilized framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) without our express prior written consent. You may not use any meta tags or any other “hidden text” utilizing our name or trademarks without the express prior written consent of Helsinn. Any unauthorized use terminates the permission or license granted by Helsinn. You are granted a limited, revocable, and nonexclusive right to create a hyperlink to the home page of this Website so long as the link does not portray Helsinn, its affiliates, or their products or services in a false, misleading, derogatory, or otherwise offensive manner. You acknowledge and agree that you are solely and exclusively liable for any issues arising out of or in connection to the creation of such a hyperlink. You may not use any Helsinn logo or other proprietary graphic or trademark as part of the link without our express prior written consent.


A) Availability of Products and Services This Website is intended for an international audience and could refer to products and/or services that are available in certain countries. Not all products or services, however, may not be available or approved in your country. Reference to any such products or services in this Website does not imply or warrant that these products or services will be available at any time in your location. Helsinn does not assume any responsibility for your access to products and/or services that are not approved for use or available in your country. Nor does Helsinn accept responsibility for compliance with any legal process, regulation, registration, or usage in your country of origin for such products and/or services or this Website.

B) Descriptions of Products and Services Because this Website is targeted to an international audience, it may contain information normally not accessible in your country related to products or services. Helsinn does not take any responsibility for your accessing information not intended for you. Nor is Helsinn responsible for compliance of this information with any legal process, regulation, registration, or usage in the country of your origin.


Links to third party pages are provided for convenience only. Helsinn does not express any opinion on, and is not responsible for, the content of any off-site pages or any other sites linked to this Website and expressly disclaims any liability for all third-party information and the use of it.


A) Trademark: Helsinn’s logo, trademarks and other marks that appear throughout this Website belong to Helsinn, its affiliates, content suppliers, vendors, and/or business partners, and are protected by Swiss and international trademark laws. You are prohibited from using any of the marks appearing throughout this Website without express prior written consent from the respective trademark owner except as may be permitted by applicable laws.

B) Copyright: All Content on this website, including (but not limited to) text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio, and video content, digital downloads, data compilations, and software is the property of Helsinn, its affiliates, content suppliers, vendors, and/or business partners and protected by Swiss and international copyright laws unless otherwise noted. You may download, display or print information from this Website solely for non-commercial personal use. Any other reproduction, retransmission, or use is strictly prohibited.


A) Revisions: Helsinn may at any time revise these Terms of Use at its discretion and without prior notification by updating this posting. Since you are bound by these Terms of Use, you should periodically visit this web page to review the then current Terms of Use.

B) Applicable Law and Jurisdiction: These Terms of Use, their interpretation, validity and any dispute arising out of or relating to such Terms of Use are governed by and construed in accordance with the law of Switzerland without reference to its conflict of law rules. Any dispute, action, suit or legal proceedings, -including interim proceedings- arising out of, or relating to, this Terms of Use and this Website shall be exclusively – brought by you before the ordinary competent Courts of Lugano, Switzerland. Helsinn and /or its affiliates shall be free to bring any dispute, suit or legal proceedings –including interim proceedings arising out of or relating to this Terms of Use and this Website before the ordinary competent Courts of Lugano, Switzerland and/or before any other competent jurisdiction.

C) Severability: If any of these terms shall be deemed invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, that term shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining term.