Privacy Policy

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will apply in the UK from 25 May 2018. It will replace the 1998 Data Protection Act and introduce new rules on privacy notices, as well as the processing and safeguarding of personal data.

More details about our privacy policy can be found by following the links below.

IMPC Website applies to usage of the International Mouse Phenotyping Consortium website.

IMPC Analytics applies to the usage of anonymous usage statistics the IMPC portal gathers.

IMPC Data Submissions applies to the data submitted to the IMPC resource (e.g,. IMPC experiment metadata).  This also applies to any personal data acquired from publications, or from communication with authors (including author names, e-mails, and addresses) that the IMPC portal uses to make publication information available as part of the IMPC resource.

IMPC Mail Services applies to email contacts such as our public e-mail lists (e.g.,, helpdesk, and the registration of interest functionality.

IMPC Cloud applies to email contact and given display names. This personal data will be visible to other users inside the application unless this feature is disabled in the personal settings.

Data Collection

The IMPC has integrated the use of Google Analytics with the anonymizer function. This data is only used for statistical purposes and to improve our internet presence. IP addresses are anonymized so this information cannot be associated with individual visitors. 

Cookie Policy

This website requires cookies, and the limited processing of your personal data in order to function. By using the site you are agreeing to this as outlined in our Privacy Policies and Terms of Use.