Cookie Policy

This cookie policy describes the different types of cookies that may be used in connection with the website.

Cookie Policy

This Cookie Policy describes the different types of cookies that may be used in connection with the website owned and controlled by the NIHR Biomedical Research Centre at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust and King’s College London, from which you are accessing this Cookie Policy and how you can manage them. We may change this Cookie Policy at any time. Please look at the date “LAST UPDATED” legend at the top of this page to see when this Cookie Policy was last revised. Any changes in this Cookie Policy will become effective when we make the revised Cookie Policy available on or through the Site.

We use cookies and other technologies on this website to:
1. assess the use of our website by each unique website visitor (statistical cookies),
2. to remember your preferences and settings (functional cookies),
3. to provide you with social media functionality [and
4. to provide you with relevant content (including our own advertisements)].
Learn more about these technologies and how you can refuse or delete them by reading our cookie statement. By continuing to use our website without changing your settings you consent to our use of cookies and other technologies in accordance with our cookie statement.

Cookie Statement

What are these cookies and other technologies?
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your device via our website. The next time you visit our website, web beacons will allow us to recognise the cookie and your device. These web beacons will also read how you use our website. Pixel tags allow us to place relevant content for you on our website.

What is the function of these cookies and other technologies?
Below we list the different types of cookies that may be used on the Site. Note that where information collected through cookies constitutes personal information, the provisions in the Privacy Policy apply and complement this Cookie Policy.

Essential cookies
Name Purpose Storage duration Third party
PHPSESSID Records user session information User session N/A
Analytics cookies
Name Purpose Storage duration Third party
_ga, _gat, _gid Analytics cookie that tracks and reports on the manner in which this website is used to help us to improve the website N/A Google, Inc. Privacy statement

How can you remove cookies?
If you want to prevent cookies and other technologies to be placed on your device or used when you visit our website, you can change your browser’s settings or options on your device. Please click on the links below to read your browser’s user guidance on changing settings or options.
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