The privacy of our users is of utmost importance to the NCI at Frederick. The policy outlined below establishes how we will use the information we gather about you from your visit to our website.

If you visit an NCI at Frederick site:

We may collect and store information for statistical purposes. For example, we may count the number of visitors to the different sections of our site to help us make these sections more useful to visitors. Similar information is gathered for anonymous ftp, remote account log-in, or for other comparable types of connections.

If you send us an e-mail:

By sending us an electronic mail message, you may be sending us personal information (e.g., name, address, e-mail address), as in an official Freedom of Information Act request. We may store the name and address of the requester in order to respond to the request or to otherwise resolve the subject matter of your e-mail.

If you send us any other information:

With the goal of providing better service to our users, some of our sites may include questionnaires, feedback forms, or other means to determine a visitor's interests. Regardless of the information being transmitted to the NCI at Frederick, we will protect all such information consistent with applicable law.

Specific Disclaimer:

"The NCI at Frederick (formerly NCI-Frederick) makes no representation or warranty as to the accuracy or usefulness of the information provided through this website, including its safety, effectiveness, or viability. The NCI at Frederick disclaims all warranties regarding such information, including, but not limited to, all warranties expressed or implied of merchantability and fitness for any particular purpose. The NCI at Frederick further disclaims all obligations and liabilities for damages arising from the use or attempted use of the information, including but not limited to direct, indirect, special, and consequential damages, attorneys' and experts' fees and court costs. Any use of the information will be at the risk of the user."

Copyright Status:

Most of the information at this site is in the public domain. Unless stated otherwise, documents and files on NCI at Frederick web servers can be freely downloaded and reproduced. Most documents on this server are sponsored by the NCI at Frederick; however, you may encounter documents that were sponsored along with private companies and other organizations. Other parties may retain all rights to publish or reproduce these documents or to allow others to do so. Some documents available from this server may be protected under the U.S. and foreign copyright laws. Permission to reproduce these documents may be required.

Disclaimer of Endorsement:


The NCI at Frederick does not endorse or recommend any commercial products, processes, or services. The views and opinions of authors expressed on Frederick National Lab websites do not necessarily state or reflect those of the U.S. Government, and they may not be used for advertising or product endorsement purposes.

External Links

Some NCI at Frederick sites may provide links to other Internet sites only for the convenience of World Wide Web users. The NCI at Frederick is not responsible for the availability or content of these external sites, nor does the Frederick National Lab endorse, warrant, or guarantee the products, services, or information described or offered at these other Internet sites.

Disclaimer of Liability:

For documents available from this server, the U.S. Government does not warrant or assume any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness or any information apparatus, product, or process disclosed.