In research of new medicine in our discovery process we process personal health data. These data are in pseudonymized de-identified form where Novo Nordisk does not have the key to re-identify the data. Therefore please be referred to our Notice of Personal Data Processing below with information on how we process and protect the data.
At Novo Nordisk we use personal data and human biosamples (HBS) for our Research and Development (R&D) activities. Personal data and HBS are crucial to help us search for and develop medicinal products and gain a better disease awareness, including new knowledge for the fight against diseases.
We therefore would like to thank all patients and research participants who have donated their personal data and HBS to us. See more on: https://www.novonordisk.com/science-and-technology/bioethics.html.
Novo Nordisk A/S is required by law to protect your personal data and human biosamples.
This Privacy Notice explains how we process (e.g. collect, use, store, delete and share) personal data about you for R&D purposes. The data and information we collect about you as part of our research will as a general rule be pseudonymized* and kept confidential. As a rule, Novo Nordisk A/S will not try to identify you as part of our research activities.
*A process whereby direct personal identifiers (e.g. name or address) in a set of information are replaced with artificial identifiers (e.g. numbers), or pseudonyms.
This Privacy Notice is only relevant to you, if we are not able to identify you directly and provide you with a specific Privacy Notice. This is e.g. the case where Novo Nordisk A/S receives your personal data from our partners or research suppliers in a pseudonymized form only.
The company responsible for processing your personal data is:
Novo Nordisk A/S
Novo Allé, 2880 Bagsværd Denmark
Company number 24256790
Tel: +45 44 44 88 88
You can always contact Novo Nordisk A/S or the Novo Nordisk Data Privacy Officer at email@example.com with questions or concerns about how we process your specific personal data.