This website is provided as a public service by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), National Institutes of Health (NIH). The NIAID does not disclose, give, sell, or transfer personal information about visitors unless required to do so by law.

Protecting your privacy is very important to us. We do not collect personally identifiable information (PII) about you during your visit to the CEIRS website unless you choose to give it to us. We do, however, collect some data about visits to our website to help us better understand how the public uses the site and how to make it more helpful. We collect information from visitors who read, browse, and/or download information from our site. We never collect information for commercial marketing or any purpose unrelated to the CEIRS mission and goals. CEIRS uses aggregated information only.

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CEIRS automatically collects a limited amount of information about the use of its website, primarily for statistical purposes (that is, to measure the numbers of visitors to various sections of the site). This information also may be helpful when we consider changes to the website to make it more useful to visitors. We make no attempts to identify individual users or their usage habits, except when it may be required for authorized law enforcement investigations.