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assent

Agreement by a minor or other person not competent, such as a child or cognitively impaired person, to give legally valid informed consent to participate in research.

The concept of assent is based on the assumption that while a child has sufficient capacity to understand a procedure and agree with parental decisions, he or she does not have the autonomy to request and consent to a procedure on his or her own.

assent

Medical ethics Agreement by a minor or other person not competent to give legally valid informed consent–eg, a child or cognitively impaired person–to participate in research. Cf Informed consent.
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iLumin customers in the pharmaceutical industry are also using Assentor to establish readiness for FDA audit and litigation support.
Assentor Archive provides "smart" indexing of the message header, body and all attachments to identify important entities, including people, companies, countries, ticker symbols, dates, locations, account numbers and social security numbers, among many others.
By combining iLumin's Assentor solution with Archivas ArC, our enterprise customers will now be able to process millions of messages and archive hundreds of gigabytes of data per day in a highly available and high performance fashion.
Atempo Assentor Suite provides policy-based archiving of business-critical information held within Microsoft Exchange.
IntelliReach's international distribution channel will expose GroupWise, Exchange and Notes users around the world to Assentor Enterprise's benefits of secure archiving, mail storage management, regulatory compliance and reliable discovery and litigation support.
With wide-ranging and highly flexible methods for capturing messages and attachments in real time, Assentor Enterprise can inspect, analyze and automatically trigger content-based workflows in either pre- or post-event fashion using policies established at the firm, group or individual user level.
Permabit and iLumin have certified Permeon with Assentor Enterprise, so that content can now be archived on Permeon, providing enterprises with an efficient and cost-effective secondary storage solution.
As an existing Assentor Enterprise customer, iLumin's relationship with Akonix benefits us by extending our email compliance solution to address our instant messaging needs.
This partnership agreement reinforces Assentor as the leading solution for communications security in the financial services industry, adding digital signature and e-mail encryption to Assentor's content scanning, archiving, secure Instant Messaging and antivirus software capabilities.
With Kana, Assentor will significantly improve customer service and increase productivity at reduced costs.
The rules say any independent candidate, regardless of whether he or she is already an MEP, must find 60 assentors or supporters to sign a nomination form - and all at the same time.