Clene Privacy Policy

Last Updated: May 27, 2024

This Privacy Policy describes how Clene Nanomedicine, Inc. and its affiliates (collectively, “Clene,” “we,” or “us,” or “our”) collect, use, and share information about you when you interact with our websites, social media, email and other online services (our “Services”). Specifically, it explains:

  • the types of information we collect through our Services;
  • how we use and protect that information;
  • the types of information we may share with others and under what circumstances;
  • how we store, secure, and retain your information;
  • the choices you have regarding our collection, use and sharing practices; and
  • details regarding our use of third party cookies and other tracking technologies.

It also provides additional region specific disclosures.

This Privacy Policy applies to: (i), (ii), and (iii) any other websites provided by Clene that link to this Privacy Policy, including informational sites posted by Clene (the “Clene Websites”). It does not apply to non-Clene Websites and mobile applications that may link to the Services or be linked to or from the Services. Please review the privacy policies on those websites and applications directly to understand their privacy practices.

Information We Collect
In order to better provide you with our Services, we may collect information as follows:

  • Directly from you, when you provide information to us:
    • Contact information and any other information you choose to include when you communicate with us using our “Contact Us” form or via e-mail, mail, phone or other channels.
    • Professional or employment-related information that we receive if you apply for employment with us using our Services.
    • Other information that you voluntarily submit to us online, such as by sending it through our “Contact Us” form.
  • Automatically from you, when you utilize or interact with our Services, as described more fully in the next section:
    • Device information when you utilize our technology platforms.
    • Internet or other electronic network activity information.

Some of this information may be collected by external parties on our behalf.

Online User Activity, Cookies and Information Collected by Other Automated Means
When you interact with the Services, certain information about your use of our Services is automatically collected. This includes:

  • Usage details of your interactions with our Services, including the timing, frequency and pattern of Service use), the resources that you access, pages viewed, how much time you spent on a page, and how you reached our site.
  • Details regarding the device you use to access our Services, including, but not limited to, your IP address, operating system and browser type.
  • Location information where you choose to provide our website with access to information about your device’s location. We also collect your IP address, which may allow us to determine your location, including to determine your mailing address.
  • Information about how you interact with our ads and newsletters, including whether you open or click links in any correspondence.

Much of this information is collected through tags, cookies, web beacons, and other tracking technologies, which may be operated by our partners who assist us in collect information about usage of the Services, serving ads, or providing other services to you. For example, we use Google Analytics to collect usage details. To learn more about the use of Cookies by Google for analytics and to exercise choice regarding those Cookies, please visit the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on. We may also use cookies set by other third-party services.

You may be able to opt out of tracking by cookies or control how information collected by cookies is used via a number of means, as described below.

How We Use Your Information
We may use the information we collect from you for the following purposes:

  • To provide you with our Services.
  • To help improve our Services, including to enable additional features on our Services.
  • To support our expanded/early access programs.
  • To send news releases, updates, notices or other information about Clene, CNM-Au8 and other nanotherapeutics, as well as other information we believe may be of interest to you.
  • To conduct advertising and marketing.
  • To create custom audiences on social media sites.
  • To evaluate, recruit, and hire personnel.
  • To detect, investigate, and prevent activities that may violate our policies or be fraudulent or illegal, and to comply with legal requirements.

We may also use or share information in a de-identified manner for many purposes such as research, analysis, and advertising, as well as improvement of our Services.

Our Sharing of Your Personal Information
We may share your information as follows:

  • Service Providers: We may share your information with vendors as needed to perform functions on our behalf such as vendors supporting our websites, cloud storage or other information technology services.
  • Analytics Partners: We partner with analytics providers such as Google, who collect information via tracking technologies on our websites to assist us with measuring visits and traffic on our websites so we can measure and improve the performance of the sites.
  • Third parties involved in advertising and marketing: We share information with third parties who assist us in serving advertising, who may also use the information for commercial purposes. Our third party partners also include parties who use tracking technologies on the Clene Websites to collect or receive information from the Services and elsewhere on the internet.
  • Social Media Platforms: Where you choose to interact with us through social media, your interaction with these programs typically allows the third party to collect some information about you through digital cookies they place on your device and other tracking mechanisms. In some cases, the third party may recognize you through its digital cookies even when you do not interact with their application. Please visit the third parties’ respective privacy policies to better understand their data collection practices and controls they make available to you.
  • Change of Ownership or Corporate Organization: We may transfer to another entity or its affiliates or service providers some or all information about you in connection with, or during negotiations of, any merger, acquisition, sale of assets or any line of business, change in ownership control, or financing transaction. We cannot promise that an acquiring party or the merged entity will have the same privacy practices or treat your information the same as described in this Policy.
  • Other: We may also disclose information about you: (i) if we are required to do so by law or legal process; (ii) when we believe disclosure is necessary to prevent harm or financial loss; (iii) in connection with an investigation of suspected or actual fraudulent or illegal activity; or (iv) under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of our staff, users, or the public.

How We Secure and Store the Information We Collect From or About You
We use administrative, technical, and physical safeguards to protect the personal information we collect through the Services against accidental, unlawful or unauthorized destruction, loss, alteration, access, disclosure or use. While we use these precautions to safeguard your information, we cannot guarantee the security of the networks, systems, servers, devices, and databases we operate or that are operated on our behalf and cannot guarantee that this information will not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed.

If you use our Services outside of the United States, you understand that we may collect, process, and store your personal information in the United States and other countries. The laws in the U.S. regarding personal information may be different from the laws of your state or country. Any such transfers will comply with safeguards as required by relevant law. By using the Services, you consent to the collection, international transfer, storage, and processing of your data.

Your Options

  • Email Marketing: If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, you can click the unsubscribe link at the bottom of any email bulletin or email us at, and we will promptly remove you from all correspondence.
  • Direct Mail: If you would like to be removed from our mailing list, you can contact us by using the “Contact Us” information below. We will make every effort to implement any choice you make as soon as possible, but you should allow up to three months for mailing change requests to be fully implemented.
  • Online Activity Tracking and Interest-Based Advertising: You have several options to either prevent our collection of information regarding your online activity, or prevent third parties from using such information from being used for interest-based advertisements. Please note that you will need to set preferences on each device you use to visit the Services.
  • You can also modify your browser settings to disable or reject cookies across the internet; but if you do so, some features of our website or Services may not function properly or be available. If you are visiting the Services from a mobile device, the operating system of the device may offer you options regarding how the device collects and uses your information for interest-based advertising. Click here for more information.
  • You may be able to prevent third parties from using your information for interest-based advertisements across the internet by visiting or Please note this does not opt you out of being served ads, nor will it prevent the receipt of interest- based advertising from other companies that do not participate in these programs.
  • Please note that we do not respond to “Do Not Track” signals sent from browsers.

Children’s Information
We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13 years old. If you believe that a child under the age of 13 has accessed and/or used our website or Services or otherwise provided personal information to us, please contact us at the mailing address at the end of this Privacy Policy, and we will work to delete that account and any such personal information.

Changes to This Policy
We may make changes to this Policy from time to time. We will post any changes, and such changes will become effective when they are posted. Your continued use of our Services following the posting of any changes will mean you accept those changes.

Contacting Us
For questions about our privacy practices, contact us at:
Clene Nanomedicine, Inc.
6550 South Millrock Drive, Suite G50
Salt Lake City, Utah 84121

Additional Region Specific Disclosures
Your California Privacy Rights
California’s “Shine the Light” law permits customers in California to request certain details about how certain types of their information are shared with third parties for those third parties’ own direct marketing purposes. If you are a California resident and would like to make such a request, please contact us using the information above.

Disclosures for Residents of Australia
Australian residents may have additional rights, including the rights to (i) request access to and rectification or erasure of their personal data; (ii) restrict or object to the processing of their personal data; and (iii) obtain a copy of their personal data in a portable format. The rights described herein are not absolute and we reserve all of our rights available to us at law in this regard.

We encourage you to contact us if you have any complaints regarding our data protection practices by using the information above under “Contact Us.” We will respond to you within the time period required by law. If you are not satisfied with an outcome following the above process, you may contact the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner at