Terms of Use

Welcome to GalaxyDx.com (this website). This website is owned and operated by Galaxy Diagnostics Incorporated, a privately held clinical testing company in the State of North Carolina. 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 GalaxyDx.com and their suppliers is subject to your agreement to the terms of use below. By accessing or using this website, you agree to be bound by these terms of use.

Disclaimer of Content

This website provides information about our company and the services we offer, including clinical testing and information about infectious disease pathogens, like Bartonella spp bacteria, and related health conditions.

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

If you are a patient or healthcare consumer, you should not use information found on this website 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 this website.

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 Galaxy Diagnostics attempts to keep all the information on the website up-to-date, medical treatment and knowledge change quickly, and this website should not be considered error-free or as a comprehensive source of all information on a particular topic. Galaxy Diagnostics makes no warranties or representations as to the accuracy of the content of the website, 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 this website. Your use of this website 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 this website and materials contained in the website.

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

Copyright, Trademarks and other Intellectual Property

Copyright, trademark, patent, and other applicable laws protect the services and materials appearing on the website. All materials on this website 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 Galaxy Diagnostics. 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.

GalaxyDx.com is owned by Galaxy Diagnostics Incorporated. The use of the names, trademarks, service marks, and logos of Galaxy Diagnostics appearing on this website 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 Galaxy Diagnostics.

Nothing contained on this website 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 GalaxyDx.com or the third party owner of the trademark, if any. This website 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 GalaxyDx.com, we encourage you to consult the policy statements of each website you visit.

Links to This Website

We welcome links to this website. 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 Galaxy Diagnostics 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.

Advertising and Sponsorships

We do not accept paid advertisements or sponsorships on this Website.

Disclaimer of Warranty; Limitation of Liability

Galaxy Diagnostics and its suppliers disclaim all express and implied warranties with regard to the information, materials, and services contained on this website, including, without limitation, any implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. Your use of this website is at your own risk. Access to this website may be interrupted and information, materials, and services may not be error-free. None of Galaxy Diagnostics, its suppliers or anyone else involved in creating, producing or delivering this website or the information, materials, and services contained herein assumes any liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any information, materials, services provided on this website. They also shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or punitive damages arising out of your use of, or inability to use, this website. All information, materials, and services are provided “as is” and “as available” without warranty of any kind, express or implied.

You acknowledge and agree that the limitations set forth above are fundamental elements of this agreement and this website would not be provided to you without such limitations.

Please note that some jurisdictions may not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, so some of the listed exclusions may not apply to you. Check your local laws for any restrictions or limitation regarding the exclusion of implied warranties.

Privacy Policy

Galaxy Diagnostics will treat as confidential all health-related information submitted by you, customers or other visitors to this website, in accordance with Galaxy Diagnostics’ Privacy Policy. The purpose of our privacy policy is to identify the information we collect online, the steps we take to protect it and your choices regarding how that information is used.


You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Galaxy Diagnostics 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 this Website.

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 Galaxy Diagnostics 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.

Galaxy Diagnostics makes no representation that material on this website 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

Galaxy Diagnostics 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.


These terms of use are effective unless modified as noted above, or terminated, at any time, by Galaxy Diagnostics. If you fail to comply with these terms of use, Galaxy Diagnostics may terminate these terms of use without notice and deny you access to this website, at the sole discretion of Galaxy Diagnostics.

Contact Information

Galaxy Diagnostics Incorporated is headquartered in Durham, North Carolina, in the United States of America.

Galaxy Diagnostics Incorporated
2 Davis Drive, PO Box 13169
Research Triangle Park
Durham, NC 27709

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