WikiGenetics is committed to protecting your privacy. Below is a summary of our privacy procedures, including issues of confidentiality.
Your privacy is important to us. To better protect your privacy, we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. To make this notice easy to locate, we make it available as a link on our home page, and at every point where personally identifiable information may be requested.
WikiGenetics links to other sites that may be of interest to those who use our site. WikiGenetics is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites.
WikiGenetics is firmly committed to the principle of confidentiality of information for its activities and programs. The WikiGenetics host, advisory board, editorial board, and its volunteers have an ethical obligation to respect the privacy of all agency and participant information. Furthermore, this obligation extends to protecting and maintaining the confidentiality of all information derived from surveys, studies, databases, or organizational activities.
If you create a recognizable user name you should expect that you will be identified by WikiGenetics users. In addition, your contributions themselves might make you recognizable to others in your field, if they are sufficiently esoteric.