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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's Assentor Enterprise is a powerful email and file system archiving and records management solution that maximizes the business value and lowers the total cost of ownership for these corporate repositories.
Atempo Assentor Suite provides policy-based archiving of business-critical information held within Microsoft Exchange.
Joining CA's BrightStor family will strengthen the Assentor product line and take it further than previously possible," said Dave Ellison, president and chief operating officer of iLumin, who is joining CA as senior vice president for BrightStor.
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.
integrating Akonix's L7 with iLumin's Assentor Enterprise, the most comprehensive enterprise message management solution.
During the quarter, the Company sold its commercial Assentor practice to close out its Emerging Technologies segment and strengthen its focus on the Government Consulting and Systems Integration market.
Omnipod's highly secure (168-bit 3DES SSL) instant messaging platform will enable iLumin's Assentor product line to deliver a centralized system for scanning, archiving, and retrieving both email and IM communications.
Through its partnerships with iLumin Assentor, Entelagent, KVS, and Zantaz, FaceTime provides a single comprehensive solution for enterprise use of electronic text communications including email and instant messaging.
iLumin and Assentor management have worked closely to provide a seamless transition