Genome Compass Privacy Policy

Last Updated May 20, 2015 by the Genome Compass Developer Team

This privacy policy pertains to users (Users) of the GenomeCompass App (App) developed by the GenomeCompass developer team (GC). GC may change this Privacy Policy from time to time, and in GC sole discretion. GC encourages Users to frequently check this page for any changes to this Privacy Policy. In the event that GC changes this Privacy Policy it will update the "Last Updated" date at the top of this Privacy Policy. Your continued use of the App after such date means that you accept the changed Privacy Policy.


  • GC does not collect, store, or distribute any personally-identifying information, including personal genome information without the consent from users. Users of the App may refuse to supply such personally-identifying information requested by GC or by its partners.


  • The App retrieves and stores personal genome information on the personal digital devices of the Users. The App analyzes personal genome information on the devices where it is installed, during which process no personally-identifying information is communicated to anywhere outside the App. All genome information including the analysis results, is only stored within the App. Users may delete the App at any time. When Users delete the App, all the genome information and analysis results stored in the App are permanently lost.


  • GC may collect statistics about the behavior of Users of the App. GC may display this information publicly or provide it to its partners. However, GC does not disclose any information that may lead to personally-identification.

Disclaimer: The genomics news stories, along with techniques, strategies, and suggestions enclosed, are intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. The Genome Compass developers are not giving health/medical advice, nor to diagnose, prevent, or treat any disease, condition, illness, or injury. It is imperative that before beginning any action implied in the news stories such as nutrition or exercise program you receive full medical clearance from a licensed physician. The Genome Compass developer team claim no responsibility to any person or entity for any liability, loss, or damage caused or alleged to be caused directly or indirectly as a result of the use, application, or interpretation of the material presented here.