Personal information as defined by the Terms of Service is information that can be used
to identify each customer. This includes Registration Information (name, email etc..),
Self-Reported Information (health, diet etc…) and Microbiome Information (information
generated from each customers microbiome sample).
The Status survey is voluntary and intended to provide Carbiotix with further information
regarding each customers current state of health, diet and lifestyle, in order to assist
with research and development activities.
No, the personal information as defined by the Terms of Service is not shared. Only when
given authorization by a customer or under circumstances defined in the Terms of Service
can personal information be shared.
and Self-Reported Information is kept anonymous. Please refer to the Terms of
service for more information.
No, Carbiotix does not analyze or store the DNA of our customers. We focus solely on
analyzing your microbiome DNA.
Yes, after analysis, the microbiome DNA of each customer is anonymized and kept in a biobank for
at least 12 months and up to 10 years. This anonymized microbiome DNA may be used in research
and development activities. If a customer wishes not to have their microbiome DNA anonymized and
To ensure privacy, Carbiotix has adopted the structures, routines and systems
required in the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in Europe (one gold
standard for data protection). This requires that all personal information is
kept anonymous and encrypted.
Policy explains how information about you or associated with you is collected, used and
disclosed by Carbiotix.