Ionis respects the privacy of visitors to our web site. You may visit our web site without telling us anything about yourself. If you contact us and choose to provide personally identifiable information, such as your name, address, telephone number or e-mail address, we will use that information and may share it with other companies and/or individuals (e.g., our partners, consultants, and service providers) for the purpose for which you submitted it to us, such as to respond to your inquiry or to provide you with information that you requested. We will not send unsolicited messages to users of our web site who indicate they do not wish to receive such messages. If you do not wish to receive unsolicited email messages from us, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
From time to time, our web site may be configured to collect domain information. This data enables us to become more familiar with which users visit our site, how often they visit and what parts of the site they visit most often. Ionis uses this information to improve our web site. No personally identifiable information is gathered in this process. This information is collected automatically and requires no action on your part.
Periodically, some pages on this web site may use “cookies,” which are small files that the site places on your hard drive for identification purposes. These files are used for site registration and customization the next time you visit us. You should note that cookies cannot read data off of your hard drive. Your web browser may allow you to be notified when you are receiving a cookie, giving you the choice to accept it or not. You can also refuse all cookies by turning them off in your browser. By not accepting cookies, some pages may not fully function and you may not be able to access certain information on this web site.
Ionis, or in some cases third party companies and/or individuals that work with or for us, may store the personally identifiable data collected via this site in an electronic database. Ionis and these third parties may also exchange such data with each other or with you over the Internet or over intranet systems to process the data, send information to you in response to your request, or otherwise carrying out the purposes described above. We may also release your personally identifiable data in response to a court order, subpoena, search warrant, or applicable law or regulation. In such circumstances we will take appropriate measures to ensure that the requester understands the sensitive nature of the personally identifying information that they may receive.
While Ionis makes reasonable efforts to protect the personally identifiable data collected through its web site, please be aware that there is always some risk involved when submitting data over the Internet. We cannot guarantee that our web site is 100% safe from illegal tampering or “hacking.” Any data transmitted over the Internet may be at risk.
This web site is not intended for, or designed to attract, children under the age of 13. As noted above, we do not collect personally identifiable information unless you provided it to us – including an individual’s age.
If you wish to stop receiving e-mails or other communications from us, or if you have submitted personally identifiable information through our website and would like that information deleted from our records, please notify us at email@example.com. Please note that we reserve the right not to remove or amend information provided to us regarding an adverse drug event or any information that we are otherwise required to retain by law or regulation.