Sequenom, Inc. (SQNM)


Website privacy policy


This Privacy Policy explains how information that may be collected from you may be used.  This personal information may be collected in connection with your doing business with Sequenom, including for example, your use of this website or your use of our products or services.

Information We Collect From You

We collect various types of information from you, including information you voluntarily provide us and information we get from your use of our website or products and services.  For instance, in order to access certain portions of this website, you may be required to first register with us.  You may be asked to provide your contact information such as your name, address, telephone number, email or username.

Personally identifiable information we collect may include:

  • Your name.
  • Telephone number.
  • Email address.
  • Physical Address.

Non-personally identifiable information we collect may include:

  • The Internet Protocol (“IP”) address of your Internet Service Provider.
  • Web browser used to access this website.
  • The content you access.
  • The functions, products, or services you use on this website.
  • Up-time and other usage statistics about this website or products.
  • The date and time of your visit to this website.
How collected

Some of this information is collected through your voluntary submissions of information.  Some of this information is collected through the use of cookies, which may be placed onto your computer.  Some of this information is collected through other technologies (e.g., Google Analytics).  This website may also use cookies to story user-provided information during your sessions.  You can usually set your browser to reject cookies or to alert you before one is placed, but this may mean that you cannot use all features of this website.

How we use your information

We may use the information collected:

  • To communicate with you such as for billing support.
  • To carry out transactions in connection with you.
  • To authenticate users.
  • To improve the customer experience.
  • To improve this website or our products and services.
  • For marketing purposes.
  • To verify compliance with the terms of use governing the use of this website or other of our products or services (“Terms of Use”).
  • To compile and analyze trends.

As a general rule, we do not provide, sell, rent, or lease your information to any third parties for their marketing purposes without your express consent. 

Disclosures Required By Law

We may disclose your information when required to do so by a subpoena, court order, or search warrant.  We also reserve the right to report to law enforcement bodies any activities that we deem to be unlawful in nature.

How We Protect Your Information

We use a variety of industry standard physical, technical and administrative safeguards to secure your information.  However, if you have an online account on this website, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your registration number and password, and you are responsible for all uses of your registration number or password.

Retention of Collected Information

We may retain collected information, even after you remove it from the website, in order for us to comply with law, to enforce any rights in connect with the website, to use as provided in the Privacy Policy, the terms of use, or applicable contract between us and you, and to resolve disputes.  Collected information may be retained indefinitely.


This website targets a general population.  This website and products and services are not directed towards minors and we do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from minors under the age of 18 or knowingly allow them to create accounts on this website.

Contacting You

We may contact you as described in the Privacy Policy, the terms of use, or applicable contract between us and you or your organization including as necessary in connection with this website and other products or service you use for example to provide you support, billing issues, etc.


This website may contain links to websites operated by other parties (Third Party Sites).  Third Party Sites may have different terms of use and privacy policies.  You should review those terms of use and privacy policies prior to using them.  We are not responsible for their content or the privacy practices of any Third Party Site or the terms of use you may be required to agree to in order to use such Third Party Sites and Products.

Unsubscribe from notifications

If you are no longer interested in receiving marketing or other correspondence emails from us, you may unsubscribe from the service by clicking on the link provided in the email.

Contact Us

If you have any questions or comments about our online Privacy Policy, please contact our Privacy and Security Officer at (877) 821-7266 or send an email to PRIVACY&SECURITY@SEQUENOM.COM.

Changes to the Website Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to change this Privacy Policy at any time.  When we make changes, we will post the changed Privacy Policy at this site and it will become effective immediately.