Privacy Policy

Insmed Privacy Policy (Insmed EU websites)  

This website ("Website") is operated by Insmed Netherlands B.V., Stadsplateau 7, 3521 AZ Utrecht, The Netherlands ("Insmed" or "we" or "us") who is the controller of your personal data. 

We take your privacy very seriously. This privacy policy is intended to inform you about the personal data that is collected from you when you use the Website, how this personal data may be used and disclosed; how you can control the use and disclosure of your personal data; and how your personal data is protected. If you have any questions about this privacy policy, please contact our privacy team at 

1. Personal data we collect 

When you use the Website, certain Website functions, or directly contact us, we may collect your personal data from you, including:  

  • contact information, such as name, specialty, email address, postal address, phone number, and mobile number;  
  • your browser type and operating system; 
  • web pages that you view, and links that you click on, within the Website; 
  • standard server log personal data;  
  • correspondence you send to us; and 
  • personal data collected through cookies, web beacons, and similar technologies (please see below for details).  

2. How we process and use the personal data that we collect 

Email communications 

With your consent, obtained via an opt-in function, we may use the personal data that we collect to send you e-mail communications, such as editorial updates, information about your account or changes to the Website. We also may send you relevant newsletters, announcements, promotional material, or requests to participate in Market Research. Consent can be withdrawn at all times by opting out from future communications. 

Request fulfillment 

We may use the personal data that we collect to fulfill your requests for information and services offered on the Website. We will inform you about any additional use of your personal data and obtain your consent, obtained via an opt-in function, if required by applicable law. 

Operation of our website 

We use technical information for our legitimate interest, namely to render our Website, create statistics on the use of our Website and to ensure the security of our Website.  As explained more fully below, our Website uses cookies, some of which may require your consent, obtained via the website cookie banner. 

3. Personal data sharing 

We value your privacy, and share personal data about our users only under certain circumstances. We will make personal data about you available to other companies, applications, or people in the circumstances listed below:  

  • We may share aggregated personal data or personal data that does not directly identify you with third parties to help us develop content, websites, and advertising that we hope you will find of interest. Please note that we do not share personal contact information with third parties that advertise on the Website.  
  • We may employ third parties to perform Website-related services, including database management, maintenance services, analytics, marketing, data processing, and email and text message distribution. These third parties have access to your personal data only to perform these tasks on our behalf and subject to the required contracts on data processing. 
  • We may share personal data about you in the event that the Website is acquired by or merged with another company or a similar corporate transaction takes place. However, the Website will notify you by placing a prominent notice on our Website or sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your account before your personal data is transferred and becomes subject to a different privacy policy.  
  • We may share personal data about you to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety or other rights and interests of any person, or if required by law, and in other circumstances in which we have a good faith belief that sharing is necessary. We want the Website to be a safe and friendly community. 
  • We may share personal data about you to respond to law enforcement authorities. 
  • In addition to the scenarios identified above, we may share personal data about you for any other purposes disclosed to you at the time we collect your personal data or pursuant to your consent. 

4. Cookies and similar technologies 

Some personal data is collected about you automatically through cookies and other technologies.  


Cookies are small amounts of information stored in files within your computer's browser. Web sites can access only the cookies that they have stored on your computer.  

We use cookies for the following purposes:  

  • To help us recognize your browser as a previous visitor and save and remember any preferences that may have been set while your browser was using the Website; 
  • To help us customize the content you see when you use the Website;  
  • To help measure and research the effectiveness of our interactive online content, features, advertisements, and other communications; and 
  • Statistical Analysis 

In order to learn more about how our Website is used, we aggregate and analyze the data that we collect. We may use this personal data, for example, to monitor and analyze use of the Website, to increase our Website's functionality, and to better tailor our content and design to suit our visitors' needs.  

Google Analytics 

Our Website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics Website provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). The personal data generated by the Google Analytics cookie about your use of the Website will usually be transmitted to and stored on a Google server in the United States. Your IP address/UDID will be shortened previously by Google within EU member states or other member states of the European Economic Area. Google will use this data for the purpose of evaluating your use of the Website, compiling reports on the Website activity for Website operators and providing other Websites relating to Website activity and internet usage. The IP address/UDID transmitted by your browser in the context of Google Analytics will not be associated with other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser/device, or you can avoid the collection of data generated by the Google Analytics cookie and relating to your use of the Website (including your IP address/UDID) and the processing of such data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at You can find more information on terms of use and privacy at 

Your choice 

You can change your browser settings to reject all cookies, accept only certain cookies, or notify you when a cookie is set. Please note that you may need to renew these settings, if you delete your cookies after these preferences are made. These settings also may not apply, if you are using a different computer or internet browser. Some of the services may not work properly if you opt-out of cookies. 

Please remember that we do not have access to, or control over Website providers' cookies, and the personal data practices of third parties are not covered by this privacy policy.  

5. Your rights and choices  

Please also visit our Terms of Use establishing the use, disclaimers, and limitations of liability governing the use of the Website. 

In accordance with the law, you may at any time request to access, rectify, complete, update, block, move, or delete your personal data, by contacting us at   

6. Confidentiality and security 

We limit access to personal data about you to employees or Website providers who we believe reasonably need to come into contact with that personal data to provide products or Websites to you or in order to do their jobs. All our employees engaged in processing personal data have been obligated to maintain confidentiality. We also have adopted technical, physical, and administrative procedures that are adequate to help protect personal data about you from loss, misuse, and alteration.  

Please note that no data transmission or storage can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. We want you to feel confident using the Website, but we cannot warrant the security of any personal data you transmit to us. Even the largest enterprises of the world have been experiencing data vulnerabilities. We are committed to keep your information safe at all times. 

Your personal data will be retained for as long as necessary to provide the requested service or until you withdraw your consent, unless we are obliged by law to retain the data. 

7. Transfer of personal data outside of the EU 

Your personal data may be stored on servers in the U.S. where a lower level of data protection than within the European Union applies. This transfer is based on contractual guarantees aimed at providing an equivalent protection as in the EU.  For more information and a copy, please contact us at:   

8. Changes to the privacy policy 

We may update this privacy policy at any time to reflect changes in our practices and Website offerings. If we modify this privacy policy, we will update the "Effective Date." We will notify you of any material changes in the way we treat your personal data by placing a prominent notice on our Website or sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your account.  

9. Questions and suggestions 

If you have questions about this privacy policy, please contact our privacy team at  If you still have concerns about the collection and use of your personal data, you have the right to lodge a complaint with the Supervisory Authority for data protection and privacy in your country. 


Effective Date: 12 March 2021