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Information on Cookies

Cookies are small text files that are used to obtain information on navigation within the site.

With reference to the use of cookies or permanent tracking systems (or monitoring) of users, we inform you that access to the site may involve sending (from the server to the user’s terminal PC) text files for get information on its navigation within the site. Pursuant to art. 122 of the privacy code, we inform you that the sending of technical cookies is necessary for the proper functioning of some parts of this site and for its navigation.

In the current wording following the entry into force of Legislative Decree 69/2012, “technical” cookies can be used even without the consent of the interested party. The same European body that gathers all the Privacy Authorities of the various Member States (the so-called “Article 29” Group) has clarified in Opinion 4/2012 (WP194) entitled “Exemption from consent for the use of cookies”, which are cookies for which it is not necessary to obtain the prior and informed consent of the user:

1) cookies with data compiled by the user (session ID), the duration of a session or persistent cookies limited to a few hours in some cases;

2) authentication cookies, used for authenticated services, for the duration of a session;

3) user-centric security cookies, used to identify authentication abuses, for a limited persistent duration;

4) session cookies for multimedia players, such as cookies for “flash” readers, lasting one session;

5) session cookies for load balancing, lasting one session;

6) persistent cookies for the personalization of the user interface, the duration of a session (or a little more);

7) cookies for sharing content through social plug-ins of third parties, for members of a social network that have logged in.

You can freely accept or refuse the sending of all or some of our cookies to your terminal, but must bear in mind that the sending by our servers of some technical cookies is necessary to allow the operation of some parts of the service that require identification of the user’s path through different pages of the site. Therefore, in the absence of such cookies, the operation of the site may be compromised or impossible. If you accept to receive cookies from our servers, you can at any time change this choice and disable easily and easily the operation of all or some cookies through the browser configuration options used by you.

Each browser, has different procedures for the management of cookies, below is the link to the specific instructions of the most popular:

Internet Explorer

Google Chrome

Apple Safari

Mozilla Firefox

Cookies used:

  • Session cookies (technical cookies)
    The use of so-called technical cookies (which are not stored permanently on the user’s computer and disappear when the browser is closed) is strictly limited to the transmission of session identifiers (consisting of random numbers generated by the server) necessary to allow the safe and efficient export of the site. Session cookies used on this site avoid the use of other technologies that could compromise the privacy of users’ browsing and do not allow the acquisition of personal identification data.
  • Statistical cookies (c.d. analytical cookies)
    Whenever a user visits the website, an analytical software tracks the cookies anonymously. This allows us to monitor the number of users, page views or time spent on a particular page. This site uses Google Analytics, a web statistics and analysis service, offered by Google Inc. It is aimed at identifying which pages are most viewed by users / visitors to the site, how long they have remained within it, the geographical area of ​​origin. This information is only processed for statistical purposes and in an anonymous form. The information collected by Google Analytics, including the IP address of the user / visitor, is transmitted to the server of Google Inc. anonymously. However, these cookies can not be used to make profiling or identify particular users, but are used exclusively for statistical purposes in aggregate form.

Third Party Cookies

During the navigation on this site, the user may receive on his / her terminal also cookies of different websites or web servers (so-called “third party” cookies): this happens because on the site there may be elements such as, for example, images , maps, specific links to web pages of other domains that reside on servers other than the one on which the requested page is located. In other words, these cookies are set directly by managers of websites or servers other than the site.

These cookies can be sent to the user’s browser by third-party companies directly from their websites which can be accessed by browsing from this site. In such cases, Biopixel s.r.l. is totally unrelated to the operation of these cookies, the sending of which is the responsibility of these third-party companies. As in fact clarified by the Privacy Authority: “The obligation to inform the user about the use of cookies and to eventually acquire the prior consent lies with the operator of the site that uses them, as the data controller. In the event that a site also allows the transmission of “third-party” cookies, the information and the acquisition of consent are normally charged to the third party. It is necessary that the user is adequately informed, albeit with the simplified procedures provided for by law, when accessing the site that allows the storage of third-party cookies, or when accessing the content provided by third parties and, however, before cookies are downloaded to your terminal “.


For any questions, comments or concerns regarding this Site Cookie Policy you can contact us via the online form or at the following addresses:

  • Biopixel s.r.l. – via Grazioli, 22 – 24022 Alzano Lombardo (Bergamo)