Privacy Notice


This document sets out the privacy notice of Silence Therapeutics ("We", "Us" and "Our") and explains how We use your personal information (meaning any information about you from which you may be identifiable (directly or indirectly) is generally referred to throughout this policy as "Your Information").

Registered Offices:

UK: 72 Hammersmith Road, London, W14 8TH

Germany: Robert-Rössle-Str. 10 D-13125 Berlin

US: 434 West 33rd Street, Office 814 New York, NY 10001

What information do We collect about you?

We only collect personal information that we know we will genuinely use and in accordance with the Data Protection Legislation.

We collect Information that you provide to us when you choose to contact us. We may also ask you to complete surveys that We use for research purposes, although you do not have to respond to them.

The type of personal information that we will collect on you, and you voluntarily provide to us on this website may include some or all of the following:

We may, in further dealings with you, extend this personal information to include your name, contact details, services used, and records of conversations and agreements.

How will We use Your Information and who may we share it with?

We use Your Information to respond to your requests and correspondence and to better understand the use of Our site and services. We don't conduct direct marketing or pass Your Information to third parties for their independent use.

We may share your personal data with other organisations in the following circumstances:

How Long will we keep your information for?

We retain Your Information in order to respond and, in the event of any complaints, We will always retain your personal information in accordance with the Data Protection Legislation and in accordance with our retention policy. We will never retain your information for longer than is necessary.

Transfer of Personal Information

By the nature of the Internet, the personal data you supply through this website may be sent electronically to servers anywhere in the world. It may be used, stored and processed anywhere in the world, including countries outside the UK and the European Economic Area. If Silence Therapeutics transfers the data outside the EEA it will ensure that all reasonable security measures are taken and that any third party processors will be required to process the data in accordance with Silence Therapeutics instructions and appropriate safeguards permissible by the UK Government and the European Commission.

Your Information may be shared with other companies within our group and with third parties:

Giving Your Reviews and Sharing your thoughts

When using our website, you may be able to share information through social networks like Facebook and Twitter. For example, when you ‘like’, ‘share’ or review our Services. When doing this, your personal information may be visible to the providers of those social networks and/or their other users. Please remember it is your responsibility to set appropriate privacy settings on your social network accounts, so you are comfortable with how your information is used and shared on them.


Data security is of great importance to Silence and to protect your data we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure your collected data. Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although We will do Our best to protect Your Information, We cannot guarantee the security of Your Information transmitted to Our site; any transmission is at your own risk. We cannot guarantee the security of Your Information transmitted to Our site; any transmission is at your own risk. Once We have received Your Information, We will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access.

Your Rights over your information

We would ask for proof of identity and sufficient information about your interactions with us that we can locate your personal information.

If you would like to exercise this right, please contact us as set out below.

Use of Cookies

We may collect information about your computer, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration and to report aggregate information to Our advertisers. This is statistical data about Our users' browsing actions and patterns and does not identify any individual.

For the same reason, we may obtain information about your general internet usage by using a cookie file which is stored on the hard drive of your computer. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive. They help Us to improve Our site and to deliver a better and more personalised service. They enable Us:

You may choose to accept or refuse cookies by using our cooking management tool or activating the setting on your browser which allows you to refuse the setting of cookies. However, if you select this setting, you may be unable to access certain parts of Our site.

Access to Your Information, correction and questions

You can contact Us by writing to

We hope you will be happy with the way we handle your information but if not, you have the right to complain to the Data Protection Authority - Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO).

Changes to this notice

We are constantly looking for new ways to improve this website. We may amend this privacy and cookie notice from time to time.

This privacy and cookie notice was last updated on the April 30th, 2021.

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