Privacy policy

Pursuant to Spanish Organic Act number 15/1999, dated 13 December, on the Protection of Personal Data, any personal data obtained through this Site shall be entered into the files owned by "Achucarro Basque Center for Neuroscience Fundazioa" (hereinafter "ACHUCARRO"), Spanish tax identification number C.I.F. G-95686051 and whose registered address is at Sarriena Auzoa, z/g E-48940 Leioa (SPAIN). The files are duly entered in the General Registry for the Protection of Personal Data, under the security measures set forth in Spanish Royal Decree number 994/1999, dated 11 June.

Data processing

The User warrants that the Personal Data given to ACHUCARRO are true and correct, and undertakes to notify them of any changes in the said data.

At ACHUCARRO we are particularly sensitive regarding security and anxious to ensure the confidential nature of our clients' data. Therefore, we warrant the security and confidentiality of any information you give us. Your data will be used to handle consultations, contacts, and to send you commercial offers for products and services that may interest you.

Purpose and cession of data

Personal data shall be processed for the purpose of handling, managing and providing the services that ACHUCARRO offers our users.

For identical purposes, the party concerned authorises the cession of his/her data to the Regional Council of Biscay, their attached companies and any other companies/bodies that have entered into collaboration agreements with ACHUCARRO.

Use of cookies

Our Web site uses cookies, small data files that are created by the user's computer and that allow us to obtain the following information:

  • The date and time that the user last visited our Site.
  • Security elements that have to do with controlling access to restricted areas.

Users have the option to prevent cookies from being created by selecting the appropriate option on their browser. However, our company shall not be liable for any deactivated cookies that prevent the Site from working properly.

Right to access, change, cancel and oppose

You may send messages and make use of your rights to access, change, cancel and oppose at the e-mail address This e-mail address is protected against spam robots and requires Java to be activated to see it. You may also send a letter by post to:
Achucarro Basque Center for Neuroscience
Sarriena Auzoa, z/g
48940 Leioa (Spain)