Our collectible protein nesting dolls are now featured in fun, stick-on cloth patches that you can personalize and stick anywhere.
Customize your patches and display them on your lab coat, computer, in your lab, or anywhere you’d like to express your scientific personality.
Collect them now and get ready to enter our decorate #ProteinLabCoat contest in October!

Set one: available on May 1 
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Protein doll patches, set #2

Set two: available on July 2 
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Protein doll patches, set #3

Set three: available on September 3 
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Decorate #ProteinLabCoat contest

Your plain white lab coat can be more than a simple uniform.
Here’s the chance you can show your creativity and love for science on your lab coat. Plus, winners will receive a set of 9-piece protein biology nesting dolls*.

How to enter:

  • Use our Protein doll patches and stickers to decorate your lab coat (the lab coat doesn't need to be decorated with patches and stickers from all the sets)
  • Go to the Thermo Fisher Scientific sponsored Protein Biology Facebook page
  • Post a photo of your decorated lab coat and a caption in the English language

Contest will be open on October 1st, 2018.
For Complete rules and eligibility, please click here.

Decorate #ProteinLabCoat Contest

Follow our social tag #ProteinLabCoat

*NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. This contest is open only to life science professionals 21 years and older in the US (excluding Puerto Rico) and Canada (excluding Quebec), who post a photo of their decorated lab coat(s) with Protein Doll Patches and a caption in the English language with no more than 20 words on the Thermo Fisher Scientific sponsored Protein Biology Facebook page. If you don’t have the protein dolls patches, please visit here to request. Healthcare Professionals (term defined in the complete terms and conditions) may not participate in this promotion. US federal and state government employees may not participate in this promotion. Two eligible participants will be selected to win a set of 9 protein biology nesting dolls (retail value approx. USD $25). There is no limit to the number of photos a participant can submit.  The deadline to submit an entry is December 1, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. US Pacific Time. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel this contest if a minimum number of 8 eligible submissions are not are not received by the deadline. A panel of 4 judges with backgrounds in marketing and protein biology will determine the winners based on the following criteria:

1) 50% creativity and originality of the design;
2) 25% clarity of image;
3) 25% visual appeal and entertainment quality.

Participants warrant that they are not prohibited by employment, contract, or law from accepting a prize from the Sponsor. Offer void where prohibited, licensed, or restricted by federal, state, provincial, or local laws, regulations, or agency/institutional policies. Other restrictions may apply. In case of any inconsistency between these short rules and the complete Terms & Conditions, the complete Terms & Conditions will always prevail. A copy of the complete Terms and Conditions is available here.

Protein Biology “Decorate #ProteinLabCoat Contest” Social Media Giveaway
Terms & Conditions

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.

HOW TO ENTER: To enter go to the Thermo Fisher Scientific sponsored Protein Biology Facebook page and post a photo of your decorated lab coat(s) with Protein Doll Patches and a caption in the English language with no more than 20 words. If you don’t have the protein doll patches, please visit here[JO1]  to request. Image(s) may be in .jpg, .png, .mov, or .gif format and up to 5 megabytes in file size. Image(s) submitted to the “#ProteinLabCoat” Contest (the “Contest”) must be participant's original work, have no prior ownership or copyright restrictions, not been previously published in any format, or if previously published, participant must still retain the right to authorize Sponsor to publish the image(s), and no part of the image(s) may be copied from any other work. Submissions relating to diagnostic use or any non-research use will not be considered. Obscene, lewd, defamatory, lascivious, filthy, offensive, violent, harassing or otherwise objectionable words or images are not eligible and will be removed.

ELIGIBILITY: Participation is open only to life science professionals 21 years and older in the US (excluding Puerto Rico) and Canada (excluding Quebec) who submit an eligible photo to the Contest . Two winners will be eligible to receive a set of 9 protein biology nesting dolls. There is no limit on the number of photos a participant can submit. One prize per winner.

Healthcare Professionals may not participate in this Promotion. The term Healthcare Professionals includes clinical or non-clinical physicians (including MDs and MDs/Ph.D.s), and physician assistants, nurses, technicians, research coordinators, administrators and purchasing personnel and entities (including hospitals, rehabilitation centers, nursing facilities, home health agencies, clinics and group purchasing organizations, managed care organizations, physician group practices, medical directors for health insurance organizations) and their employees and representatives who are involved in the actual provision of health care services.

US federal and state government employees may not participate in this promotion.

Void where prohibited, licensed, or restricted by federal, state, provincial, or local laws, regulations, or agency/institutional policy. Determination of eligibility is at Sponsor’s sole discretion.

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION: The Contest begins October 1, 2018. Submissions must be received by Sponsor no later than December 1, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. US Pacific Time to be included in the Contest.

CONTEST CANCELLATION: There must be a minimum of four (4) eligible entries received by the Sponsor by the deadline in order for the submissions to proceed to the stage where they will be reviewed by the panel of judges. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel the Contest if the specified minimum number of entries has not been met. The judges’ decisions are final on all matters.

JUDGES AND JUDGING CRITERIA: Two (2) winners (each a “Winner”) will be selected by December 10, 2018 by a panel of four (4) qualified judges comprised of the Sponsor’s employees with backgrounds in marketing and protein biology. Criteria for judging the winning entries will be based on:

1) 50% creativity and originality of the design;
2) 25% clarity of image;
3) 25% visual appeal and entertainment quality.

Each Winner will be notified by email within approximately 14 business days after selection. If a winner is unreachable or does not make direct contact with the Sponsor by the date specified in the notification, or fails to accept the prize, the prize will be forfeited in its entirety and the submission that garnered the next highest judging score will be selected as a winner. The Winner must execute and return an affidavit of eligibility and a liability release within 14 days of the date of notification. If the Winner fails to do so, the prize will be forfeited in its entirety and an alternate winner will be selected from the remaining eligible entries. The Winner must warrant that she or he is not a Healthcare Professional, a US federal or state government employee, nor prohibited by employment, contract, or law from entering the Contest or accepting a prize from the Sponsor.

PRIZE: Each winner will receive one (1) set of nine (9) protein biology nesting dolls (retail value approximately USD $25.00). Limit one prize per Winner. No cash or other substitutions are permitted, except by the Sponsor, which reserves the right to substitute the prize with one of equal or greater value. No refunds or credits are allowed. Prize is not transferable. All taxes on the prize and reporting thereof are the sole responsibility of the Winner. By entering the Contest, each participant unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by these rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which shall be final and binding in all respects.

PUBLICITY: Sponsor will publish the name of the Winners. The Winner consents to the use by Sponsor of Winner’s name and image in Sponsor’s press releases, announcements, or other marketing literature.

INDEMNITY; DISCLAIMERS: To the full extent allowed by law, participants and each Winner release, indemnify and hold harmless the Sponsor and its affiliates, directors, officers and employees from all liability for any damages, injury or losses to any person (including death and bodily injury) or property of any kind resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of the prize or participation in any promotion-related activity or participation in this promotion. The Sponsor has not made any warranty, representation, or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, with respect to any prize, including, without limitation, to such prize’s quality or fitness for a particular purpose. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE SPONSOR BE LIABLE, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT, WARRANTY, OR UNDER ANY STATUTE OR ON ANY OTHER BASIS FOR SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, MULTIPLE OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES SUSTAINED BY ANY WINNER OR ANY OTHER PERSON OR ENTITY ARISING OUT OF THE SPONSOR'S PERFORMANCE OR FAILURE TO PERFORM ITS OBLIGATIONS RELATING TO THE AWARD OF THE PRIZE OR PERFORMANCE OF SERVICES, THE POSSESSION OR USE OF ANY PRODUCT, OR THE PERFORMANCE BY THE SPONSOR OF ANY SERVICES, WHETHER OR NOT FORESEEABLE AND WHETHER OR NOT THE SPONSOR IS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION DAMAGES ARISING FROM OR RELATED TO LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF DATA, DOWNTIME, OR FOR LOSS OF REVENUE, PROFITS, GOODWILL, OR BUSINESS OR OTHER FINANCIAL LOSS.

MISCELLANEOUS: The promotion is sponsored by Life Technologies Corporation, an affiliate of Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc., 5781 Van Allen Way, Carlsbad, California 92008, USA. To obtain the name of the Winners, send a request with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to Nicole Ramsay, Global Market Development – Social Media, Thermo Fisher Scientific, 5781 Van Allen Way, Carlsbad CA 92008. If required pursuant to local law or internal rules, participant also represents and warrants that his/her employer or institution has approved the participation in the Contest. Employees of Sponsor and its affiliates, as well as their immediate family members and household members, are not eligible. All entries and their content become the property of the Sponsor and will not be returned. This Contest shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the law of the State of California without reference to its choice-of-law doctrines. By entering the Contest, you are agreeing to receive further information from the Sponsor in accordance with the Sponsor’s privacy policy, which can be found here: http://www.thermofisher.com/us/en/h...

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