Cookies Policy

1. BACKGROUND

In accordance with Spanish regulations governing the use of cookies in relation to the provision of electronic communications services, set out in Royal Decree Law 13/2012 of March 30, we inform you about the cookies used on the INSTITUT DE RECERCA BIOMÈDICA DE LLEIDA website and the reason for its use. Likewise, it informs you that by browsing the Website you are giving your consent to use them.

2. WHAT IS A COOKIE?

Cookies are small text files which are sent to your device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie. Cookies act as a memory for a website, allowing that website to remember your device on your return visits. Cookies can also remember your preferences, improve the user experience as well as tailor the adverts you see to those most relevant to you.

3.- TYPES OF COOKIES

  1. Own cookies: Are those that are sent to the user's terminal equipment from a computer or domain managed by the editor himself and from which the service requested by the user is provided.
     
  2. Third party cookies: These are those that are sent to the user's terminal equipment from a computer or domain that is not managed by the publisher, but by another entity that processes the data obtained through the cookies.
     
  3. Session Cookies: They are a type of cookies designed to collect and store data while the user accesses a web page.
     
  4. Persistent Cookies: They are a type of cookies in which the data is stored in the terminal and can be accessed and processed during a period defined by the person responsible for the cookie, which can range from a few minutes to several years.
     
  5. Analysis Cookies: Those that are well treated by us or by third parties, allow us to quantify the number of users and thus perform the measurement and statistical analysis of the use made by users of the service offered. To do this, we analyze your browsing on our website in order to improve the offer of products or services we offer you.
     
  6. Advertising cookies: These are those that allow the management, in the most efficient way possible, of the advertising spaces that, if applicable, the editor has included in a web page, application or platform from which it provides the requested service. Based on criteria such as the content edited or the frequency in which the ads are displayed.
     
  7. Behavioral advertising cookies: These are those that allow the management, in the most efficient way possible, of the advertising spaces that, where appropriate, the editor has included in a web page, application or platform from which the service is provided. requested. These cookies store information on the behavior of users obtained through the continuous observation of their browsing habits, which allows the development of a specific profile to display advertising based on it.

It is also possible that when visiting a web page or when opening an email where an advertisement or promotion about our products or services is published, a cookie will be installed in your browser that will serve to show you later advertising related to the search you have made, develop a control of our ads in relation, for example, with the number of times they are seen, where they appear, what time they are seen, etc.


4.- TYPES OF COOKIES USED BY THIS WEBSITE

The cookies used on our website are session and third-party cookies, and allow us to store and access information related to the language, the type of browser used, and other general characteristics predefined by the user, as well as to monitor and analyze the activity that it carries out, in order to introduce improvements and provide our services in a more efficient and personalized way. INSTITUT DE RECERCA BIOMÈDICA DE LLEIDA does not use advertising or behavioral advertising cookies.

The use of cookies offers advantages in the provision of services within what is known as the information society, since it facilitates the user navigation and access to the different services offered by this website; it avoids the user having to configure the predefined general characteristics each time he accesses the website; favors the improvement of the operation and of the services provided through this website, after the corresponding analysis of the information obtained through the installed cookies.

Name Purpose Description Supplier Duration
PHPSESSID Required This cookie is native to PHP applications. The cookie is used to store and identify a users' unique session ID for the purpose of managing user session on the website. The cookie is a session cookies and is deleted when all the browser windows are closed Client Session
cookieControl
cookieControlPrefs
Required This cookie identifies whether the user has accepted the use of cookies or not. Client Session
lang Personalization This cookie is used to store the language preferences of a user to serve up content in that stored language the next time user visit the website. Client 1 year
_ga Analysis This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to calculate visitor, session, campaign data and keep track of site usage for the site's analytics report. The cookies store information anonymously and assign a randomly generated number to identify unique visitors. Google Analytics 2 years
_gid Analysis This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to store information of how visitors use a website and helps in creating an analytics report of how the website is doing. The data collected including the number of visitors, the source where they have come from, and the pages visited in an anonymous form. Google Analytics 1 day
_gat_gtag_UA Analysis Google uses this cookie to distinguish users Google Analytics 1 minute
AWSALB AWSALBCORS Analysis AWSALB is a cookie generated by the Application load balancer in the Amazon Web Services Amazon 1 week

Other third party cookies

Some of our pages may display content from external providers, e.g. YouTube, Facebook and Twitter.
To view this third-party content, you first have to accept their specific terms and conditions. This includes their cookie policies, which we have no control over.
But if you do not view this content, no third-party cookies are installed on your device.

Third-party providers that this website may have:

These third-party services are outside of the control of the Commission. Providers may, at any time, change their terms of service, purpose and use of cookies, etc.

5.- REVOCATION AND ELIMINATION OF COOKIES

At all times you can access the configuration of your browser by accepting or rejecting all cookies, or select those whose installation supports and which not, following one of the following procedures, which depends on the browser you use:

The majority of web browsers accept cookies, but you can usually change the web browser's settings to refuse new cookies, disable existing ones or simply let you know when new ones are sent to your device. In order to do this, follow the instructions provided by your browser.

Internet Explorer: Tools > Internet Options > Privacy > Settings.
Or click here for more information.

Firefox: Tools > Options > Privacy > History > Custom Settings.
Or click here for more information.

Chrome: Settings > Show Advanced Options > Privacy > Content Settings.
Or click here for more information.

Safari: Preferences > Security.
Or click here for more information.

Opera: Settings.
Or click here for more information

You can change your consent at any time from the Cookie Settings on our website. Change cookie settings

Update: October 2020