Data storage and Use
How will my DNA be stored and used?
Cignpost Diagnostics only collects and uses customers’ DNA for COVID-19 testing. All COVID-19 tests are based upon DNA samples.
We only use DNA for conducting the COVID-19 test in line with Public Health England (now the UK Health Security Agency) requirements.
All DNA samples are destroyed once the COVID-19 test process is complete and results have been shared with you as our customer and Public Health England. (now the UK Health Security Agency)