Certificate of compliance

The NUgene

is in compliance with the HONcode

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7 Years

Certificate validity 28 Aug 2012 - Aug 2014

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HONcode identification number:


Date of initial review:

07 Dec 2004

Certificate validity

28 Aug 2012 - Aug 2014

Date of last visit:

25 Feb 2014
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Content identified by the HONcode team

The content below is a sample of the content identified at a specific date by the HONcode team that justifies the respect of the eight ethical principles.

NUgene Staff Bios

(28 Aug 2012) - Link

The information contained on this website is intended to be used as a general information source. It is not intended to be used as a substitute for consultation with your health care provider. Please consult your health care provider with any questions or concerns you may have regarding your current or future health.

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Website Privacy Statement

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The data displayed correspond to only one of the selected samples.

1. Collins FS, Green ED, Guttmacher AE, and MS Guyer (2003). A vision for the future of genomics research: A blueprint for the genomic era. Nature. 422: 835-847.
2. Collins FS (2004). The case for a US prospective cohort study of genes and environment. Nature. 429: 475-477.

(28 Aug 2012) - Link

Last Update: October 5, 2010

(28 Aug 2012) - Link

Questions or comments about the website? Contact Tony Miqueli at

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NUgene Funding
The NUgene Project is a nonprofit activity of the Center for Genetic Medicine at Northwestern University. It is jointly funded by Northwestern University, Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Evanston Northwestern Health Care.

(28 Aug 2012) - Link

This web site does not display advertisements or receive funding from advertising.

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The content of this certificate has been collected by the HON Foundation and may not be used without HON's express consent.

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