Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy


Pareto Life Sciences Inc. referred to for the purposes of this Online Privacy Statement as "Pareto Life Sciences", "Pareto" or "we" are committed to respecting your privacy. Pareto Life Sciences Website referred to here as the "Website" has been structured so you can visit without revealing any personal information. If you choose to provide Pareto Life Sciences with personally identifiable information (any information by which you can be identified), you can be assured it will be used only to support your relationship with Pareto Life Sciences.

This statement regarding the privacy of the information you provide online covers seven main areas:


We provide this Online Privacy Statement to make you aware of our privacy policy and practices and of the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. To make this notice easy to find, we make it available on the home page and from the bottom of every page on the Website.

What We Collect

Web Statistics

As you browse through this website, Pareto Life Sciences collects some non-personally identifiable data, such as:

  • The type of browser used to access the site

  • The date and time of your visit

  • The pages you visited

  • The address of the website that referred you if you clicked a link to get to this site

Pareto Life Sciences collects this information for statistical purposes and for evaluating its website to make it more useful to visitors.

If you have signed up to receive information by email from Pareto Life Sciences the email may contain a "click-through" URL. When you click one of these URLs, you pass through our Web server before arriving at the Web page that is your destination. We track click-throughs to help us determine your interest in particular topics and measure the effectiveness of our communications.

Personal Information

This website collects personally identifiable information only if you voluntarily submit it. On some pages, you can update your contact information, choose to provide an online contribution, order materials, join the registry, answer health questions or submit other requests. The personal information collected on these pages is your name and contact information. In some cases, you may submit additional information as needed to complete your request.

If you register online for the Pareto Life Sciences Website, we require that you provide certain personally identifiable information including your name, health information, address, phone number, and, if you make a financial contribution or pay to cover the cost of your tissue typing, a credit card number. We need this information to process your registration or contribution and to contact you in connection with that registration or contribution. You may also be asked to provide additional health and contact information online if you are identified as a possible match for a patient.

We may also ask you to voluntarily provide us with information regarding your experience with cancer, personal or professional interests, demographics and contact preferences to tailor our subsequent communications with you and continuously improve our Website and services.


We use persistent cookies. A cookie is a small text file that contains no personally identifying information and that is placed into the memory of your browser. If the lifetime of the cookie extends beyond the time you spend at the site, the file is saved for future reference and is a “persistent cookie.”

Persistent cookies allow us to include capabilities that provide a better user experience, make the website easier to navigate, and allow us to gather accurate information about the site so we can determine:

  • How many visitors arrive

  • How many are new versus repeat visitors

  • How often a visitor has visited

We also may use cookies for "retargeting" in our internet advertising campaigns so that third party vendors such as Google can show you advertising about Pareto Life Sciences as you browse the internet. Retargeting is a marketing aid that identifies you as a previous visitor to the Pareto Life Sciences website and targets you for specific outreach messages, encouraging you to revisit our website or consider donating. Again, the cookies contain only non-personal information (you will be anonymous).

Most browsers are initially set up to accept cookies, but if you prefer, you can usually set your browser to refuse cookies or to notify you when you receive a new cookie. You can also opt out of receiving cookies used for Google advertising by visiting the Google advertising opt-out page.

How We Use It

When you choose to submit personally identifiable information (PII) to Pareto Life Sciences, we use your information only for the purposes for which you submitted the information, Learn more at “Who we share it with”.

Change of Address Requests

All information submitted to Pareto Life Sciences via your contact information form will be forwarded from Pareto Life Sciences Coordinating Center by email to the donor center with which you are registered. A copy of the email is retained at Pareto Life Sciences Coordinating Center for backup purposes. Learn more at “Who we share it with”.

Preliminary Search Requests

Physicians can submit preliminary search requests for their patients through this website. The contact information and patient diagnosis and demographic information submitted in a preliminary search request are entered into Pareto Life Sciences system, and a preliminary search for potential donors is initiated. The  Pareto Life Sciences  system is the secure, proprietary database system Pareto Life Sciences uses to facilitate all patient searches, track patient histories and maintain the  Pareto Life Sciences Registry of potential donors. Search results may be returned by email, fax or mail.

Other Requests

When you submit other requests, such as materials requests, Pareto Life Sciences uses your name and contact information for the sole purpose of completing your request. If you request materials, your name and contact information are kept in a limited-access database and are not sold or given to any other organization outside of Pareto Life Sciences, other than to our contracted-vendors solely for the purpose of fulfilling your request.

Who We Share It With

Pareto Life Sciences will not sell, rent or lease your personally identifiable information to others.

Unless we have your permission or are required by law, any personal data you provide us online will be shared only with other Pareto Life Sciences entities and/or business partners who are acting on our behalf to complete the activities described above. Such Pareto Life Sciences entities and/or business partners, including those located in other countries, are required by agreement to protect the privacy of your personally identifiable information as set out in this Privacy Statement.


Pareto Life Sciences will not use or share the personally identifiable information provided to us online in ways unrelated to the ones described above without letting you know beforehand and offering you the opportunity to withhold your consent for Pareto Life Sciences to use your information in this way.


Pareto Life Sciences is committed to ensuring the security of your information. To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy and ensure the appropriate use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. This includes the use of Secure Socket Layer (SSL) software, which encrypts the information you submit to keep it secure during transmission.


If you have comments or questions about our privacy policy, please send them to this email address: