Cookie policy

Details about cookies

Date of last update: October 4, 2022

This document, together with the Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy documents, represents your contract with SC BIOGENETICA SRL.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files consisting of letters, numbers, and numbers, which are stored on the computer, mobile device, or other equipment that a user uses when accessing various websites. Cookies are not and do not contain viruses; but because they store information about users’ preferences and browsing history, they can be used by some people as a form of spyware.

It is your right to be informed about how cookies operate so that you can take the necessary measures to navigate our website with confidence.

That is why, before we place them on your computer, tablet, or phone, we provide you with information on the types of cookies, and how we use them on the website and ask for your consent for their use.

By continuing to use this website, after you have read and accepted the warning message posted on the first page of the website, you declare that you accept the use of cookies, as described in this informative material.

Why do we use cookies?

If the browser you use allows us to store them on your computer, tablet or phone, cookies can later be found. We use them because they help us with the following:

  • To facilitate your access to the products we offer on this website;
  • To ensure that the website functions correctly and is adapted to your needs and preferences;
  • To identify the device from which you access the website.
  • To facilitate and improve navigation on the website (for example, accessing preferences from the history through the “forward” and “back” buttons);
  • To receive information about how you use the website, about your online preferences, about the content viewed and browsing history, all of this to continuously improve your browsing experience;
  • To measure and optimize the characteristics of online analysis tools – Analytics (for example, to confirm a certain level of traffic on the website, the way you reach the website: through search engines, directly, from other websites, etc.).

We can only disclose the information collected through cookies to the partners mentioned in this informative material and in the Privacy Policy document. We do not intend to disclose them to others unless we are required to do so by law or by a competent authority. Moreover, we do not sell the information collected through cookies.

What cookies do we use?

BIOGENETICA uses Google Analytics to measure website performance. For more information about the cookies used by Google Analytics, please go to and consult Google Analytics Cookie Usage on Websites.

  • Advertising cookies

Our partner that broadcasts personalized ads and advertisements may use a unique identifier included in cookies, to serve them to you when you visit a partner website.

Occasionally, it may use third parties – external agents whose applications will serve ads on our website (in the same way and under the same conditions as above). As part of the process of broadcasting advertisements on our website, those third parties may place cookies on the device with which you accessed the website, in order to personalize the service they offer. But, normally, BIOGENETICA will not disclose (neither to our partner nor to other third parties – external agents) your personal data, with which you could be identified (but only anonymous information). For more information, we recommend that you also read the Privacy Policy document.

  • AdServer cookies and content server

We may use the services of third-party partners (AdServer and Content Server) to display advertisements and other information on our website or on other websites, or to send promotional alerts or personalized advertisements to users. These third-party partners may use their own cookie system, which may be different from ours.

  • Cookies used by the Website Analysis Agent

We may use the services of third parties to analyze website activity and to find out what our visitors are interested in. Thus, these third parties will place on the device with which you access the website, a cookie module with a unique randomly distributed number, in order to track the pages you view on this website. Normally, BIOGENETICA will not provide them with your personal data, with which they could identify you, but only anonymous information. For more information, we recommend that you also read the Privacy Policy document.

  • Third-party cookies

On some pages, third parties may place their own anonymous cookies, to track the success of an application or to customize an application.

For example, when you share an article using the social network button on our website, that social network will record your activity. Due to the way of use, our website cannot access these third-party cookies, and third parties cannot access those cookies used by our website.

  • Action Tags and other similar methods

The Action Tag (also known as the “Pixel Tag”) is used to track the responses or activities of users who view certain ads, advertisements or other information on our website. They are one-pixel (1×1 pixel) images embedded in a web page and used to collect information.

Our AdServer, our content server, other affiliate programs, and website analytics agencies may use Action Tags to count how many times a user has reacted to a particular advertisement, how many pages of our website he visited, or which products he viewed.

They can also be used on other pages to keep an anonymous record of the number of hits to an advertisement or other information viewed by users.

The information they collect through these Action Tags is generally anonymous (does not directly identify you) and is used to show us the most effective ads on specific pages and websites.

Our partners

Google, Facebook, WordPress, Hotjar, Instagram, Retargeting, Smart Search, Social Media Stream, 2Performant, YouTube, LinkedIn, TikTok, and Twitter.

How can you remove cookies? website will recognize your browser until cookies expire or are removed.

Using the browser settings (from the Help or Options menu), you can either remove certain cookies already stored on your device, or block others.

Many browsers offer the possibility to change cookie settings. They generally have built-in settings that provide different levels of acceptance, validity periods and automatic deletion after you’ve visited a particular website.

Our website will work even if you choose to delete, disable or block some cookies; attention, however, deactivating or refusing to receive cookies (from us or our partners) may make it impossible for you to access some sections or functionalities of the website, making it difficult to visit and use.

For example, if your browser is not configured to accept cookies, you may not be able to leave comments on our website.

Whenever you want to know more details about cookies and their role (including how you can use your browser to block or delete them), please visit and consult All About Cookies.

For the settings regarding cookies placed by other partners or third parties, you can consult Your Online Choices.

Date of last update: October 4, 2022

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