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They are cookies that are used to make browsing or provide a service requested by the user. Without the use of these cookies, some operations could not be carried out or would be more complex and / or less secure.
These cookies are used to track the user's navigation on the network and create profiles on his tastes, habits, choices, etc. These cookies can be transmitted to the user's terminal advertising messages in line with the preferences already expressed by the user in navigating online.
The analytical cookies are used to collect information about the site. The collected data only for the purpose of anonymous statistical analysis to improve the use of the site and make content relevant to user requests. The analytical cookies collect anonymous data about user activity and how it has reached the pages of the site.
Third Party Cookies
Visiting a website cookies may be set from the site that is visited ("first party") or from websites maintained by other organizations ("third parties"). Examples of the last are services of Google Analytics and social plugin. These cookies allow you to manage and improve the services offered.
Some cookies (session cookies) remain active only until you close the browser. Other cookies "survive" closing the browser and are also available in future visits. These cookies are known as persistent and their duration is set by the server at the time of their creation. In some cases there is a fixed deadline, in other cases the duration is unlimited.
Cookies used by www.toscanalifesciences.org
Below is the list of cookies used:
- Third party cookies needed by the Google Analytics and Google Webmaster Tools services. More information is available on http://www.google.com/intl/it/policies/privacy/
- Technical cookies used to keep track of language used by the user.
- Technical session cookies for user login to reserved areas
- Third party cookies for social interaction (Twitter feed component, Facebook and Twitter sharing). May use profiling cookies.
Usually browsers automatically accept cookies. The user can decide whether to accept cookies using the settings on his browser. Disabling technical cookies (first party, sent from the domain), the navigation on the site may be less efficient or restricted, while disabling "third party" cookies does not affect the use of the website.