Privacy policy

The Paul-Ehrlich-Institut (PEI) is, as a higher federal authority, subject to the provisions of the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the German Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG (new)).

Website Publisher

Federal Institute for Vaccines and Biomedicines
Paul-Ehrlich-Strasse 51-59
63225 Langen

Phone +49 6103 77 3968
Fax +49 6103 77 1234

Official Data Protection Representative

Phone +49 6103 77 1199

Data Access

When using the BISKIT-website,, Netcup, as the provider of the underlying service, will save the following log-data, according to article 6 (1)(b) and (f) EU-GDPR:

  • Remote IP
  • Remote identity
  • Remote user
  • Request duration
  • First line of request
  • Request status
  • Transferred data (volume)
  • Referrer
  • User agent

These log-data will be saved for 14 days. Details on the way Netcup uses the data can be found on the following websites:


Otherwise, we as a BISKIT-consortium do not store any personal data.

Right of user

As a user of our BISKIT-website, you have the right to request information from us concerning your stored and processed data and, if applicable, to request that we rectify any incorrect data. In addition, in accordance with Articles 17 and 18 of the GDPR, you have the right to have your data erased or to restrict its processing. Insofar as the collection and processing of data is based on your consent, you can withdraw this consent at any time.

If you have any doubts concerning the conformity of our handling of your data with data protection law, you can contact the Federal Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information or the Data Protection Commissioner.