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Terms & Conditions

Terms and Conditions for Drugs in Context website

These terms and conditions (‘Terms and Conditions’) apply to the use of (the ‘Site’) that is owned by Bioexcel Publishing Ltd (the ‘Publisher’). The Site is operated the Publisher, a company registered in England with its principal place of business at Plaza Building, Lee High Road, London, England, SE13 5PT, UK.

By accessing and using the Site, you agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions. These Terms and Conditions expressly incorporate the Site’s Privacy Policy and any guidelines, additional terms or disclaimers that may be posted and updated on the Site or on notices that are sent to you.


The Publisher reserves the right to change, modify, add or remove portions of these Terms and Conditions at its sole discretion at any time and without prior notice. Your use of the Site following the posting of any changes will mean that you have accepted and agreed to the changes.

Content and Limitations on Use

All content contained on or accessed from the Site, including text, graphics, user interfaces, visual interfaces, documents, articles, photographs, trademarks, logos, videos, images, applications, programs, computer code and other information (collectively, the ‘Content’), including but not limited to the design, layout, “look and feel” and arrangement of such Content, is owned by the Publisher or its licensors and is protected by copyright, trademark and other intellectual property and unfair competition laws.

The Publisher may at any time exercise editorial control over the Content of the Site and the Publisher reserves the right to add and remove Content from the Site without notice.

You may print or download Content from the Site for your own personal, non-commercial, informational or scholarly use, provided that you keep intact all copyright and other proprietary notices.

You may not copy, display, distribute, modify, publish, reproduce, store, transmit, post, translate or create other derivative works from, or sell, rent or license all or any part of the Content, products or services obtained from the Site in any medium to anyone, except as otherwise expressly permitted by these Terms and Conditions, the relevant Copyright licenses, other agreements or following authorization by the Publisher.

You may not reverse engineer, disassemble, decompile or translate any software in the Content, or otherwise attempt to derive the source code of such software, except to the extent expressly permitted under applicable law, without the Publisher’s prior written permission.

You may not engage in systematic retrieval of Content from the Site to create or compile, directly or indirectly, a collection, compilation, database or directory without our prior written permission.

Unless expressly authorized by the Publisher, you may not use any robots, spiders, crawlers or other automated downloading programs, algorithms or devices, or any similar or equivalent manual process, to: (i) continuously and automatically search, scrape, extract, deep link or index any Content; (ii) harvest personal information from the Site for purposes of sending unsolicited or unauthorized material; or (iii) cause disruption to the working of the Site or any other person’s use of the Site.

If the Site contains robot exclusion files or robot exclusion headers, you agree to honor them and not use any device, software or routine to bypass them. You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to any portion or feature of the Site, any other systems or networks connected to the Site or to any Publisher server, or any of the products or services provided on, accessed from or distributed through the Site.

You may not probe, scan or test the vulnerability of the Site or any network connected to the Site or breach the security or authentication measures on the Site or any network connected to the Site.

You may not use the Site to publish or distribute any information (including software or other content) which is illegal, which violates or infringes upon the rights of any other person, which is defamatory, abusive, hateful, profane, pornographic, threatening or vulgar, which contains errors, viruses or other harmful components, or which is otherwise actionable at law.

You may not, without the approval of the Publisher, use the Site to publish or distribute any advertising, promotional material, or solicitation to other users of the Site to use any goods or services. For example (but without limitation), you may not use the Site to conduct any business, to solicit the performance of any activity that is prohibited by law, or to solicit other users to become subscribers of other information services. Similarly, you may not use the Site to download and redistribute public information or shareware for personal gain or distribute multiple copies of public domain information or shareware.


The copyright in the material contained on this site belongs to the Publisher or its licensors. The trademarks and other elements appearing on the Site are protected by international copyright, patent and trademark laws, international conventions and all other relevant intellectual property and proprietary rights and applicable laws.

All articles on this Site are published under the terms of either Creative Commons License Deed CC BY 3.0 or Creative Commons License Deed CC BY-NC-ND 3.0. As such articles are licensed by the respective authors for use and distribution by you subject to correct attribution of the original source. Please see How to correctly attribute a creative commons licensed work.

Rights and permissions

Any questions about whether a particular use is authorized and any requests for permissions to publish, reproduce, distribute, display or make derivative works from any published works on the Site should be directed to the Editorial Office.

Notification of infringement

Notifications regarding any alleged intellectual property infringement should be directed to the Editorial Office.

Permitted use

Users may browse the site for their personal use. Under no circumstances does permitted usage include any commercial exploitation of the material.

Violation of these terms of use

The Publisher reserves the right to limit, suspend or terminate your access and use of the Site at any time without notice. The Publisher reserves the right to investigate and prosecute violations of any of these Terms of Use, to the fullest extent of the law.

Links and advertising

This Site may provide links to other third-party websites or resources. By using this site you agree that The Publisher is not responsible or liable for any content at third party sites.

The Publisher welcomes links to this Site. You may establish a hypertext link to the Site, provided that the link does not state or imply any sponsorship or endorsement of your site by the Publisher. You may not use on your site any trademarks, service marks or copyrighted materials appearing on the Site, including but not limited to any logos, without the express written consent of the owner of the mark or right. You may not frame or otherwise incorporate into another site any of the Content or other materials on the Site without prior written consent of the Publisher.

Disclaimer of Warranties and Liability

Neither the Publisher nor its suppliers or licensors makes any warranty whatsoever, including without limitation, that the operation of the Site will be uninterrupted or error-free; that any defects will be corrected; that the Site, including the server that makes it available, is free of viruses or other harmful components; or as to the accuracy, completeness, reliability, availability, suitability, quality, non-infringement, operation or result obtained from the use of any Content, product or service provided on, accessible from or distributed through the Site.

The Site and all content, products and services included in or accessible from the Site are provided “as is” and without warranties or representations of any kind (express, implied and statutory, including but not limited to the warranties of title and non-infringement and the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose), all of which the Publisher disclaims to the fullest extent permitted by law. Your use of the Site and its content, products and services is at your sole risk.

To the extent permitted under applicable law, no responsibility is assumed for any injury and/or damage to persons, animals or property as a matter of products liability, negligence or otherwise, or from any use or operation of any ideas, instructions, methods, products or procedures contained in the Site. Medical and health care providers should exercise their own independent clinical judgment. No suggested test or procedure should be carried out unless, in the provider’s judgment, its use is justified. Because of rapid advances in the medical and pharmaceutical sciences, we recommend that the independent verification of diagnoses, indications and drug dosages should be made. Discussions, views, and recommendations as to medical or health care procedures, methods, products, choice of drugs, and drug dosages are the responsibility of the authors.

To the extent permitted under applicable law, in no event shall the Publisher or its suppliers or licensors be liable for any damages (including, without limitation, consequential, special, incidental, indirect, or similar damages, personal injury (including death), loss of profits, corruption or loss of data, business interruption or any other commercial damages or losses) arising out of or in connection with the use or performance of the site or its content, products or services, or shall the liability of the Publisher or its suppliers and licensors exceed a sum equal to the fees paid by you hereunder, even if advised of the possibility of such damages. The Publisher does not claim ownership, endorse or take responsibility for any third-party products, information, guidelines, materials or services that may be offered, advertised, provided or displayed on the Site or incorporated in the Content, products or services contained on, accessible from or distributed through the Site.

The content and material published on the Site has been produced in line with standard editorial procedures. Whilst every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information at the date of publication, the Authors, the Publisher and the Editors accept no responsibility whatsoever for any errors or omissions or any consequences arising from anything included or excluded from the published content.


You agree to indemnify and hold The Publisher, its directors, offices, shareholders, predecessors, successors in interest, employees, agents, suppliers and licensors harmless from and against any third-party claims of liability, losses, damages and costs, including, without limitation, reasonable legal fees, arising out of or in connection with your use of or inability to use the Site or its Content, products or services. You are solely responsible for your actions when using this Site.


You agree to comply with all relevant local, state, national and international laws, statutes, ordinances and regulations that apply to your use of the Site and its Content, products and services. You represent and warrant that (i) you are not located in a country that is subject to a UK Government embargo, or that has been designated by the UK Government as a “terrorist supporting” country; and (ii) you are not listed on any UK Government list of prohibited or restricted parties.


These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law of the United Kingdom and you agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts, United Kingdom as regards any claim or matter arising under these terms and conditions and/or your use of the Content. However, The Publisher shall have the right to bring an action against you in the courts of where you are reside if it considers you are in breach of any of these terms and conditions.

Special considerations for international use

Recognizing the global nature of the Internet, you agree to comply with all local rules regarding online conduct. Specifically, you agree to comply with all applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from the United Kingdom or the country in which you reside.

Systems reliability

The Publisher aims to keep the Site available twenty-four (24) hours a day, seven (7) days a week and to maintain saved information. However, the Publisher shall not be liable for lost, altered, or corrupted information or non-availability of the Site. The only obligation of the Publisher in respect of interruptions caused by circumstances outside its control shall be to use all reasonable efforts to have the Site reinstated.


By using this site you are confirming that you have read and accepted our Privacy Policy.

If you have any questions about these Terms and Conditions, please contact the Editorial Office.

Change log:
2 Feb 2017
31 October 2016
15 March 2016
1 July 2014