Last updated on November 16, 2014.
What personal information do we collect from you when you visit our website?
Personal information is information that can be used on its own or with other information to identify, contact, or locate a person, such as name, email address, and where a person goes to school. When registering on our website, we ask you to enter your name and email address to provide you with an account and help you with your experience if you ever need to communicate with us directly. We may receive data from or about the computer, mobile phone, or other devices you use to visit our website, including device name, model number, browser, network, internet service provider, and IP address so we can improve how we customize your user experience.
When do we collect information?
We collect information from you when you register on and browse our website, sign up for our newsletter, communicate with us via email or on our website, and download the Kegg app from our website.
How do we use your information?
We may use the information we collect from you to do the following:
How do we protect your information?
We implement a variety of security measures when you enter or accesses your information to maintain the safety of your personal information. Our website is scanned on a regular basis for security holes and known vulnerabilities to make your visit to our website as safe as possible. Furthermore, your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems and are required to keep the information confidential.
Do we use “cookies”?
Third Party Disclosure
We may provide your personal information to companies that provide services to help us with our business activities such as web hosting, emailing you our newsletter, notices, or company updates. These third parties are authorized to use your personal information only as necessary to provide these services to us on your behalf.
Additionally, we may disclose your personal information
California Online Privacy Protection Act of 2003 (CalOPPA)
See more at: http://bit.ly/1m5CH2p.
In accordance with CalOPPA, we agree to the following:
Does our website track users?
We do not use tracking cookies, web logs, or otherwise track users on our website, either internally or across websites, and therefore we do not respond to “do not track” signals.
However, our third-party providers may track users. You can learn how to opt out of tracking by Google Analytics at http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/. You can learn how to opt out of HostGator’s tracking by visiting http://www.hostgator.com/privacy.
Does our website allow third-party analytics?
No. Any analytics that are performed on the information we collect from you on or through our website are for our eyes’ only and we do not provide information to third parties for analytics.
COPPA (Children Online Privacy Protection Act)
We limit access to our website and mobile application to college students who have a university-affiliated .edu email address. For that reason, we never knowingly collect or maintain information at our website or mobile application from those who are under 13.
Transparency and Choice
Users may have different privacy concerns. Our goal is to let you know what information we collect so that you can make meaningful choices about how it is used. You may change or delete the name or email address you used to register on our website by emailing us at email@example.com. You may also set your browser to block cookies that may be used by our third-party providers or to indicate when a cookie is being set by them.
Notifications and Other Messages