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The use of this web site constitutes agreement with the following terms and conditions:

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The Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) maintains this website (the “Site”) as a courtesy to those who may choose to access the Site (“Users”). The information presented herein is for informative purposes only. UICC grants permission to Users to visit the Site and to download and copy the information, documents and materials (collectively, “Materials”) from the Site for the User’s personal, non-commercial use, without any right to resell or redistribute them or to compile or create derivative works therefrom, subject to the terms and conditions outlined below, and also subject to more specific restrictions that may apply to specific Material within this Site.

The Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) administers this Site. All Material on this Site from the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) appears subject to the present Terms and Conditions.

Unless expressly stated otherwise, the findings, interpretations and conclusions expressed in the Materials on this Site do not necessarily represent the views of UICC, its member organizations or partners.

Disclaimer notice

While the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) endeavours to provide accurate material on its website, it gives no warranty concerning the accuracy of the material provided by this service. Users should refer to the originating bodies or sources of the documents for confirmation of the accuracy of the material.

The Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) provides hypertext links to a number of external sites, but does not accept responsibility for material on these external sites.

The user of the link is responsible for the downloading of any linked material and/or any fees or charges incurred by the downloading of this material. Downloading of images and/or text without the permission of the copyright owner may breach international copyright laws.

The Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) will have no responsibility or liability in relation to any loss or damage which you incur, including damage to your software or hardware, arising from your use of or access to this site.


The Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) reserves its exclusive right in its sole discretion to alter, limit or discontinue the Site or any Materials in any respect. The Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) shall have no obligation to take the needs of any User into consideration in connection therewith.

The Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) reserves the right to deny in its sole discretion any user access to this Site or any portion thereof without notice.

No waiver by the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) of any provision of these Terms and Conditions shall be binding except as set forth in writing and signed by its duly authorised representative.

Unless otherwise noted, information on this site may be freely reproduced by UICC member organisations, with credit given to this source. Others may request permission to use the material.

Donations / Tax deductions

UICC is a registered non-profit association and donations can be deducted from taxes in select countries.

Tax-exempt numbers:

  • Switzerland: CHE-107.751.349
  • USA: 23-7208844 | Status: 501(c)(3)

Last update

Friday 27 January 2023

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