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Privacy Policy

The Cystic Fibrosis Genotyping Center (CFFGC) pledges always to respect the privacy of its users. We do not use cookies. We do not require users to register at our site. The information (the names, email addresses or any other contact information, personal or medical data) provided to us voluntarily by our visitors in their communications with us is securely stored and not shared with any third party without due informed consent of the individuals. The CFFGC is committed to working with the Internet community in cultivating and maintaining trust between all its members.


The content of the CFFGC website is being provided for clinical research. Neither the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, nor the Genotyping Center is liable for the use of this information.

The content provided by CFFGC is for information purposes only and is in no way intended to be a substitute for medical consultation with a qualified professional. The Foundation encourages Internet users to be careful when using medical information. If you are unsure about your medical condition, consult a physician. Although we carefully review our content, CFFGC cannot guarantee nor take responsibility for the medical accuracy of documents we publish, nor can CFFGC assume any liability for the content of Web sites linked to our site.

Any data received by the CFFGC will be regarded as privileged information. Researchers using the database agree to report any interesting findings to the Center. Publication of any mutation information is prohibited without an attribution to the Center.

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