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License Summary, Privacy Notice and Warranty Disclaimer

Creative Commons CC BY 4.0 License Summary

Data in RGD are provided under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0) license. A human-readable summary of the license listing the key features and terms of the actual license is as follows:
You are free to…

  • Share: copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format
  • Adapt: remix, transform, and build upon the material for any purpose, even commercially.
  • The licensor cannot revoke these freedoms as long as you follow the license terms.

Under the following terms…

  • Attribution: You must give appropriate credit, provide a link to the license, and indicate if changes were made. You may do so in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests the licensor endorses you or your use.
  • No additional restrictions: You may not apply legal terms or technological measures that legally restrict others from doing anything the license permits.

  • You do not have to comply with the license for elements of the material in the public domain or where your use is permitted by an applicable exception or limitation.
  • No warranties are given. The license may not give you all of the permissions necessary for your intended use. For example, other rights such as publicity, privacy, or moral rights may limit how you use the material.
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Privacy Notice:

RGD logs the IP address of your browser and each query against the website ( for the purposes of tracking usage statistics and to identify operational problems. This information is not used to identify individuals and is not shared with any third party.

RGD uses essential cookies to enhance user experience and tracking cookies solely for the purpose of reporting usage to funding agencies. Continued use of the RGD website constitutes consent to these terms. Cookies can be removed from your computer at any time by following the instructions found in your web browser’s documentation.

Use of RGD’s data subscription service (“myRGD”) requires that RGD gathers and stores your email address and information about the items that you want to follow. When you sign up for myRGD, you give us permission to store this information and to send you periodic emails with information about the data you have subscribed to follow. RGD uses this data for internal purposes only and does not share the data with any third party. You can opt out of your subscription(s) by contacting us at

Warranty Disclaimer:

All RGD data and software are provided “as is” without any warranty, expressed or implied, or any guarantee regarding its completeness, accuracy, or suitability for a specific use.



RGD is funded by grant HL64541 from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute on behalf of the NIH.