Privacy policy for the Broad Institute website

The scope of this policy

This policy covers the use of the main Broad Institute website By using this website, you are consenting to our collection and use of information in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

The main Broad Institute website contains links to other websites within the “” domain and to some websites outside of this domain, which have separate privacy policies. This website is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of other websites.

You can browse the Broad Institute website without the use of cookies.
This website uses only Google Analytics cookies (see below).


Google Analytics cookies
The Broad Institute website uses Google Analytics to gather anonymous (not personally identifiable) statistics. The Broad Institute Communications staff uses this information to tailor website content to user needs, and to generate aggregate statistical reports. Google Analytics uses a browser cookie related to your browsing behavior for statistical analysis. If you choose, you can opt out by turning off cookies in the preferences settings in your browser, or by downloading and installing Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on. For more information, visit Google Analytics Solutions.

Your personal information
If you provide us with personal information such as your name or email address through a form on the Broad Institute website, that is because you requested that we contact you or send you updates or newsletter(s). In such cases, it is our intent to use your provided information only to fulfill the request(s) you make of us, and to contact you if there are any problems with your request. We will not share, exchange, or sell your email address and other provided personal information to third parties.


This website has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control. The Broad Institute however, is not liable for the loss, misuse or alteration of information on this website by any third party.


Contact us

If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this website, or your dealings with this website, you can contact us at


Effective date

The effective date of this policy was Jan 1st 2010. Updated: March 2nd 2022.