Avellino Lab USA, Inc. ("Avellino Labs") is committed to protecting the privacy of users of the website
located at www.avellino.com or any website owned, operated, licensed, or controlled by us
business relationship not handled through the Site).
means that you accept those changes.
Avellino Labs collects your Personal Information through the Site when you
voluntarily choose to provide such information, such as the "Contact Avellino Labs" page to learn more
about our diagnostic products for determining risk factors and diagnosis of genetic corneal diseases or
our current efforts in developing gene editing technology to manage and potentially cure diseases.
"Personal Information" means information that identifies you or could reasonably be
used to identify you. The definition of Personal Information depends on the applicable law based on your
physical location and may include other types of information such as your IP address. Only the definition
that applies to your physical location will apply to you under this Policy. Typical examples of Personal
Information include your name, address, phone number, and/or email address.
Avellino Labs may collect the following information:
If you choose to provide us with Personal Information by completing a form on the
Site's "Contact Us" pages or by emailing us through the Site, we will use that Personal Information to (i)
respond to your question or request, (ii) communicate with you about our products or services via email
and social media marketing, (iii) send information to you, (iv) connect you with one of our eyecare
other communications from us, you may contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and request that your Personal
Information be removed from our list.
We will only use your Personal Information to the extent permitted under the law.
Most commonly, we will use your Personal Information in the following circumstances:
Unless you expressly give us permission in writing to do so, Avellino Labs will not
Disclosures to Patients. If you are a patient, when you provide your email
address or other contact information, we may share that Personal Information with a physician who performs
the DNA Exam, and that physician may contact you about your interest in the DNA Exam.
Disclosures to Third Parties Assisting in Our Operations. Avellino Labs may
share your Personal Information under confidentiality agreements with other companies that work with, or
on behalf of, Avellino Labs to provide products and services. These companies may use your Personal
Information to assist Avellino Labs in its operations. However, these companies do not have any
independent right to share this information.
Disclosures Under Special Circumstances. We may provide information about you
to respond to subpoenas, court orders, legal process, or governmental regulations, or to establish or
exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims. We believe it is necessary to share information
in order to investigate, prevent or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations
involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, or as otherwise required by law.
Disclosures Under Special Circumstances. We may share your Personal
Information with other business entities in connection with the sale, assignment, merger, or other
transfer of all or a portion of Avellino Labs' business to such business entity. We will require any such
Business Transfers.We may share your Personal Information with other business
entities in connection with the sale, assignment, merger, or other transfer of all or a portion of
Avellino Labs' business to such business entity. We will require any such successor business entity to
Automatically Collected Information and Anonymous Information. Each time a
Visitor comes to the Site, Avellino Labs collects some information to improve the overall quality of the
Visitor's online experience.
Aggregated Data. Avellino Labs collects aggregate queries for internal
reporting and also counts, tracks, and aggregates the Visitor's activity into Avellino Labs' analysis of
general traffic-flow at the Site. To these ends, Avellino Labs may merge information about you into
aggregated group data. In some cases, Avellino Labs may remove personal identifiers from Personal
Information and maintain it in aggregate form that may later be combined with other information to
generate anonymous, aggregated statistical information. Such anonymous, group data may be shared on an
aggregated basis with Avellino Labs' affiliates, business partners, service providers and/or vendors; if
it does so, Avellino Labs will not disclose your individual identity.
Web Server Logs and IP Addresses. An Internet Protocol ("IP") address is a
number that automatically identifies the computer or device you have used to access the Internet. The IP
address enables our server to send you the web pages that you want to visit, and it may disclose the
server owned by your Internet Service Provider. Avellino Labs may use IP addresses to conduct Site
analyses and performance reviews and to administer the Site.
Cookies and Web Beacons. You can set your browser to refuse all or some
please note that some parts of this website may become inaccessible or not function properly. Cookies are
pieces of information that a website transfers to a user's computer for purposes of storing information
about a user's preferences. Cookies in and of themselves do not personally identify users, although they
when a user visits the website and most web browsers are set up to accept cookies. Avellino Labs uses
cookies to improve your online experience when visiting the Website, such as to keep track of
advertisements and compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction. Information that we
collect through cookies includes (i) the name and version of the operating system on the Visitor's
computer, (ii) the name and version of the Visitor's browser, (iii) which page on the Site the Visitor is
currently reading, as well as clicks and time spent on a particular page, (iv) if the Visitor was sent to
the current page by some other page on the web, the universal resource locator ("URL") of the referring
web page, and (v) geolocation of the Visitor's computer or device. You can set your browser to refuse
web pages may use web beacons in conjunction with cookies to compile aggregate statistics about Site
usage. A web beacon is an electronic image (also referred to as an "action tag," "single-pixel," or "clear
GIF") that is commonly used to track the traffic patterns of users from one web page to another in order
to maximize web traffic flow and to otherwise analyze the effectiveness of the Site. Some web beacons may
be unusable if you elect to reject their associated cookies.
By accessing and using the Site, you expressly consent to the storage
of cookies, other local storage technologies, beacons or other information on your computer or
devices. You also consent to the access of such cookies, local storage technologies, beacons
and information by us.
Your privacy is very important to Avellino Labs. We use appropriate security
measures for preventing your Personal Information from being accidentally lost, used, or accessed in an
access to Personal Information in electronic databases to those persons in our organization who have a
business need for such access. They will only process your Personal Information on our instructions, and
they are subject to a duty of confidentiality. However, you should know that no web site operator,
including Avellino Labs, can fully eliminate security risks associated with Personal Information. While
Avellino Labs has endeavored to create a secure and reliable website for users, the confidentiality of any
communication or material transmitted to/from the Site or via email cannot be guaranteed.
We have put in place procedures to deal with any suspected Personal Information
breach and will notify you and any applicable regulator of a breach where we are legally required to
The Site may contain links to other websites. Please be aware that Avellino Labs is
not responsible for the privacy practices of such other websites. When you connect to a website that is
linked to our Site, we encourage you to read the privacy statements of that website. This privacy
statement applies solely to information collected by this Site.
Some Internet browsers include the ability to transmit "Do Not Track” signals. Since
uniform standards for "Do Not Track” signals have not yet been adopted, Avellino Labs does not process or
respond to “Do Not Track” signals.
Under Age 13Avellino Labs understands the importance of protecting children's privacy in the
interactive online world. The Site is not designed for, or intentionally targeted at, children under 13
years of age. It is not our policy to intentionally collect or maintain information about anyone under the
age of 13. No one under the age of 13 should submit any Personal Information to Avellino Labs or the Site.
Under Age 18
Minors under 18 years of age may have the Personal Information that they have provided to Avellino
Labs through the Site deleted by sending an email to email@example.com requesting deletion. Please note
that, while we make reasonable efforts to comply with such requests, deletion of your personal information
does not ensure complete and comprehensive removal of that data from all systems.
Under certain circumstances, you have rights under data protection laws in relation
to your Personal Information that Avellino Labs has collected.
You have the right to:
If you are located in the EU, you have the right to make a complaint at any time to
the data protection authority based in the country in which you are resident. If you are located in the
UK, the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO)(www.ico.org.uk) is
the relevant data protection authority. We would, however, appreciate the chance to deal with your
concerns before you approach the ICO or any other data protection authority, so please contact us in the
You can exercise your rights by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
You can otherwise mail your request to the following postal address: Avellino Lab USA, Inc., 1505 Adams
Drive, Suite B2, Menlo Park, California 94025 USA.
We will only retain your Personal Information for as long as reasonably necessary to
fulfill the purposes we collected it for, including for the purposes of satisfying any legal, regulatory,
tax, accounting or reporting requirements. We may retain your Personal Information for a longer period in
the event of a complaint or if we reasonably believe there is a prospect of litigation in respect to our
relationship with you.
To determine the appropriate retention period for Personal Information, we consider
the amount, nature and sensitivity of the Personal Information, the potential risk of harm from
unauthorized use or disclosure of your Personal Information, the purposes for which we process your
Personal Information and whether we can achieve those purposes through other means, and the applicable
legal, regulatory, tax, accounting or other requirements.
Details of retention periods for different aspects of your Personal Information are
available in our retention policy, which you can request from us by sending an email to email@example.com.
services, as laws change, and as industry privacy and security best practices evolve. We display an
or disclosure of Personal Information, we will provide advance notice on the Site. Small changes or
changes that do not significantly affect individual privacy interests may be made at any time and without
deletion of Personal Information that you have provided to us, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.