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Privacy Policy

Protecting your privacy is very important to us. Our website links to other National Institutes of Health (NIH) sites, federal agency sites, private organizations, and other external sites. Once you leave the our website, you are subject to the privacy policy for the site(s) you are visiting. We do not collect any personally identifiable information (PII) about you during your visit to other sites. We do, however, collect some data about your visit to our website to help us better understand how the public and our community members use the site and how to improve it. We collect information from visitors who read, browse, and/or download information from our website. We will never collect information for commercial marketing or any purpose unrelated to the project's mission and goals.

When visitors send email messages containing personal information to the general email box, NIH staff responds to the letters and files them. Only designated staff members requiring access to the emails to respond, may view, or answer them.