Cookie Policy 

Owlstone Medical uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site. You can set your cookie preference when you first visit our site and you can review and change your settings at any time by visiting our Cookie Policy page.

Owlstone Medical uses Google Analytics for tracking and reporting website traffic. This information can be used to gain insight into our website visitors and therefore improve the way our website works.

In addition, Google Signals is used. This makes it possible to connect the browsing data of a website visitor from the different devices they use, giving us a better overview of their browsing journey and enabling us to display more relevant advertisements.

No personal data is collected or linkable to you as part of this processing. You can find Google’s Privacy Policy here: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en&gl=uk.     

You can prevent Google Analytics cookies being used by opting out via our cookie banner or via our Cookie Policy. Alternatively, you can opt-out through browser/mobile settings, or use the following browser add-on to opt-out of Google Analytics online: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies.

If you require further information, please contact us by using the contact details provided in our Privacy Policy. Please state your consent ID and date when you contact us regarding your consent.

Your consent applies to the following domains: support.owlstonenanotech.com, www.owlstonemedical.com, info.www.owlstonemedical.com

Your current state: Allow all. 

Your consent ID: Ob5VK+pfafmL3mAXEky5kB/LUI0+OEkTqY1+Bu/sjmF0igCOH7N4bg==Consent date: Tuesday, December 5, 2023 at 02:17:01 PM GMT

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Cookie declaration last updated on 11/12/23 by Cookiebot:

Necessary (36)

These cookies are essential to help you to move around our site. The website cannot function properly without them.

NameProviderPurposeExpiryType
__cf_bm [x2]Marketo
info.www.owlstonemedical.com
This cookie is used to distinguish between humans and bots. This is beneficial for the website, in order to make valid reports on the use of their website.1 dayHTTP Cookie
__cfruid [x3]Zendesk
support.owlstonenanotech.com
This cookie is a part of the services provided by Cloudflare – Including load-balancing, deliverance of website content and serving DNS connection for website operators.SessionHTTP Cookie
__stripe_midStripeThis cookie is necessary for making credit card transactions on the website. The service is provided by Stripe.com which allows online transactions without storing any credit card information.1 yearHTTP Cookie
__stripe_sidStripeThis cookie is necessary for making credit card transactions on the website. The service is provided by Stripe.com which allows online transactions without storing any credit card information.1 dayHTTP Cookie
_abPreziThis cookie is necessary for making credit card transactions on the website. The service is provided by Stripe.com which allows online transactions without storing any credit card information.SessionHTML Local Storage
_help_center_sessionsupport.owlstonenanotech.comPreserves users states across page requests.SessionHTTP Cookie
_mfPreziThis cookie is necessary for making credit card transactions on the website. The service is provided by Stripe.com which allows online transactions without storing any credit card information.SessionHTML Local Storage
_zendesk_authenticatedsupport.owlstonenanotech.comRegisters whether the user is logged in. This allows the website owner to make parts of the website inaccessible, based on the user’s log-in status.SessionHTTP Cookie
_zendesk_session [x2]Zendesk
support.owlstonenanotech.com
Preserves users states across page requests.SessionHTTP Cookie
_zendesk_shared_sessionZendeskPreserves users states across page requests.SessionHTTP Cookie
BIGipServer# [x2]Marketo
info.www.owlstonemedical.com
Used to distribute traffic to the website on several servers in order to optimise response times.SessionHTTP Cookie
bscookie [x2]LinkedInThis cookie is used to identify the visitor through an application. This allows the visitor to login to a website through their LinkedIn application for example.1 yearHTTP Cookie
ccpaAppliesBloombergDetects users’ geographical location, in order to determine whether a Do Not Sell My Personal Information button or link should be displayed. This is a requirement in the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA).1 yearHTTP Cookie
CONSENT [x3]Google
YouTube
Used to detect if the visitor has accepted the marketing category in the cookie banner. This cookie is necessary for GDPR-compliance of the website.2 yearsHTTP Cookie
CookieConsent [x4]info.www.owlstonemedical.com
Cookiebot
Stores the user’s cookie consent state for the current domain1 yearHTTP Cookie
csrftoken [x3]www.owlstonemedical.com
Prezi
Helps prevent Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) attacks.1 yearHTTP Cookie
dnsDisplayedBloombergDetects users’ geographical location, in order to determine whether a Do Not Sell My Personal Information button or link should be displayed. This is a requirement in the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA).1 yearHTTP Cookie
idPreziPendingSessionHTML Local Storage
li_gcLinkedInStores the user’s cookie consent state for the current domain180 daysHTTP Cookie
mStripeDetermines the device used to access the website. This allows the website to be formatted accordingly.400 daysHTTP Cookie
rc::aGoogleThis cookie is used to distinguish between humans and bots. This is beneficial for the website, in order to make valid reports on the use of their website.PersistentHTML Local Storage
rc::cGoogleThis cookie is used to distinguish between humans and bots.SessionHTML Local Storage
test_cookieGoogleUsed to check if the user’s browser supports cookies.1 dayHTTP Cookie

Preferences (1)

You’ll need these cookies if you want our website to remember how you like to use our site, for example, your preferred language or login status.  

NameProviderPurposeExpiryType
CookieConsentBulkSetting-#CookiebotEnables cookie consent across multiple websitesPersistentHTML Local Storage

Statistics (40)

To make sure this site is as useful for you as possible, it’s helpful for us to see how visitors use the site. These cookies collect anonymous data on how our site is used so we can learn and make it better. 

NameProviderPurposeExpiryType
_ga [x4]GoogleRegisters a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.2 yearsHTTP Cookie
_ga_# [x3]GoogleUsed by Google Analytics to collect data on the number of times a user has visited the website as well as dates for the first and most recent visit.2 yearsHTTP Cookie
_gat [x2]GoogleUsed by Google Analytics to throttle request rate1 dayHTTP Cookie
_gid [x4]GoogleRegisters a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.1 dayHTTP Cookie
_hjAbsoluteSessionInProgressHotjarThis cookie is used to count how many times a website has been visited by different visitors – this is done by assigning the visitor an ID, so the visitor does not get registered twice.1 dayHTTP Cookie
_hjFirstSeenHotjarThis cookie is used to determine if the visitor has visited the website before, or if it is a new visitor on the website.1 dayHTTP Cookie
_hjIncludedInSessionSample_#HotjarCollects statistics on the visitor’s visits to the website, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the website and what pages have been read.1 dayHTTP Cookie
_hjRecordingEnabledHotjarCollects data on the user’s navigation and behavior on the website. This is used to compile statistical reports and heatmaps for the website owner.SessionHTML Local Storage
_hjSession_#HotjarCollects statistics on the visitor’s visits to the website, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the website and what pages have been read.1 dayHTTP Cookie
_hjSessionUser_#HotjarCollects statistics on the visitor’s visits to the website, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the website and what pages have been read.1 yearHTTP Cookie
_hjTLDTestHotjarRegisters statistical data on users’ behaviour on the website. Used for internal analytics by the website operator.SessionHTTP Cookie
_sp_kruxBloombergPending3 monthsHTTP Cookie
_sp_suBloombergPending1 yearHTTP Cookie
_sp_user_consent_9964BloombergPendingPersistentHTML Local Storage
_sp_v1_dataBloombergPart of third-party consent management platform (CMP) – The cookies gather data on the user’s interaction with the website’s consent tool, in order to present the best version of the consent-tool.30 daysHTTP Cookie
_sp_v1_pBloombergPending30 daysHTTP Cookie
_sp_v1_ssBloombergPart of third-party consent management platform (CMP) – The cookies gather data on the user’s interaction with the website’s consent tool, in order to present the best version of the consent-tool.30 daysHTTP Cookie
1PreziRegisters data on visitors’ website-behaviour. This is used for internal analysis and website optimization.SessionHTML Local Storage
AnalyticsSyncHistoryLinkedInUsed in connection with data-synchronization with third-party analysis service.30 daysHTTP Cookie
ccpaUUIDBloombergPending1 yearHTTP Cookie
collectGoogleUsed to send data to Google Analytics about the visitor’s device and behavior. Tracks the visitor across devices and marketing channels.SessionPixel Tracker
geo_infoBloombergPending1 yearHTTP Cookie
hc:#:recently_visited_articlesZendeskRegisters which articles the user has visited in a Zendesk knowledge base.PersistentHTML Local Storage
hjActiveViewportIdsHotjarThis cookie contains an ID string on the current session. This contains non-personal information on what subpages the visitor enters – this information is used to optimize the visitor’s experience.PersistentHTML Local Storage
hjViewportIdHotjarSaves the user’s screen size in order to adjust the size of images on the website.SessionHTML Local Storage
IXWRAPPERLiveRampIpBloombergCollects anonymous data on the user’s visits to the website, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the website and what pages have been loaded with the purpose of generating reports for optimising the website content.PersistentHTML Local Storage
IXWRAPPERMerkleIpBloombergCollects anonymous data on the user’s visits to the website, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the website and what pages have been loaded with the purpose of generating reports for optimising the website content.PersistentHTML Local Storage
ln_orLinkedInRegisters statistical data on users’ behaviour on the website. Used for internal analytics by the website operator.1 dayHTTP Cookie
p.gifAdobe Inc.Keeps track of special fonts used on the website for internal analysis. The cookie does not register any visitor data.SessionPixel Tracker
signedLspaBloombergPending1 yearHTTP Cookie
tdGoogleRegisters statistical data on users’ behaviour on the website. Used for internal analytics by the website operator.SessionPixel Tracker

Marketing (65)

Marketing cookies are used to track visitors across websites. They help to target the advertising you see around the internet so that it’s more relevant and personal to you and your interests. 

NameProviderPurposeExpiryType
__putmaPreziTargets ads based on behavioural profiling and geographical location.400 daysHTTP Cookie
_fbp [x2]Meta Platforms, Inc.Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers.3 monthsHTTP Cookie
_gcl_auGoogleUsed by Google AdSense for experimenting with advertisement efficiency across websites using their services.3 monthsHTTP Cookie
_mkto_trk [x2]MarketoContains data on visitor behaviour and website interaction. This is used in context with the email marketing service Marketo.com, which allows the website to target visitors via email.2 yearsHTTP Cookie
_ptrefPreziTargets ads based on behavioural profiling and geographical location.1 dayHTTP Cookie
_pxhdBloombergCollects information on user behaviour on multiple websites. This information is used in order to optimize the relevance of advertisement on the website.SessionHTTP Cookie
-63a72b69-468aced8YouTubePendingSessionHTML Local Storage
-63a72bc6-468aced8YouTubePendingSessionHTML Local Storage
-63a72c04-468aced8YouTubePendingSessionHTML Local Storage
-63a7345f-468aced8YouTubePendingSessionHTML Local Storage
7d4ee05e-3165b5c2YouTubePendingSessionHTML Local Storage
7d4ee62e-3165b5c2YouTubePendingSessionHTML Local Storage
ads/ga-audiencesGoogleUsed by Google AdWords to re-engage visitors that are likely to convert to customers based on the visitor’s online behaviour across websites.SessionPixel Tracker
bcookieLinkedInUsed by the social networking service, LinkedIn, for tracking the use of embedded services.1 yearHTTP Cookie
COMPASSGooglePending1 dayHTTP Cookie
i/jot/embedsTwitter Inc.Sets a unique ID for the visitor, that allows third party advertisers to target the visitor with relevant advertisement. This pairing service is provided by third party advertisement hubs, which facilitates real-time bidding for advertisers.SessionPixel Tracker
IDEGoogleUsed by Google DoubleClick to register and report the website user’s actions after viewing or clicking one of the advertiser’s ads with the purpose of measuring the efficacy of an ad and to present targeted ads to the user.1 yearHTTP Cookie
iU5q-!O9@$YouTubeRegisters a unique ID to keep statistics of what videos from YouTube the user has seen.SessionHTML Local Storage
LAST_RESULT_ENTRY_KEY [x2]YouTubeUsed to track user’s interaction with embedded content.SessionHTTP Cookie
lastExternalReferrerMeta Platforms, Inc.Detects how the user reached the website by registering their last URL-address.PersistentHTML Local Storage
lastExternalReferrerTimeMeta Platforms, Inc.Detects how the user reached the website by registering their last URL-address.PersistentHTML Local Storage
li_sugrLinkedInCollects data on user behaviour and interaction in order to optimize the website and make advertisement on the website more relevant.3 monthsHTTP Cookie
lidcLinkedInUsed by the social networking service, LinkedIn, for tracking the use of embedded services.1 dayHTTP Cookie
LogsDatabaseV2:V#||LogsRequestsStoreYouTubePendingPersistentIndexedDB
nextId [x2]YouTubeUsed to track user’s interaction with embedded content.SessionHTTP Cookie
NIDGoogleRegisters a unique ID that identifies a returning user’s device. The ID is used for targeted ads.6 monthsHTTP Cookie
pagead/1p-user-list/#GooglePendingSessionPixel Tracker
pagead/landingGoogleCollects data on visitor behaviour from multiple websites, in order to present more relevant advertisement – This also allows the website to limit the number of times that they are shown the same advertisement.SessionPixel Tracker
remote_sidYouTubeNecessary for the implementation and functionality of YouTube video-content on the website.SessionHTTP Cookie
requests [x2]YouTubeUsed to track user’s interaction with embedded content.SessionHTTP Cookie
RichHistoryTwitter Inc.Collects data on visitors’ preferences and behaviour on the website – This information is used make content and advertisement more relevant to the specific visitor.SessionHTML Local Storage
ServiceWorkerLogsDatabase#SWHealthLogYouTubeNecessary for the implementation and functionality of YouTube video-content on the website.PersistentIndexedDB
TESTCOOKIESENABLEDYouTubeUsed to track user’s interaction with embedded content.1 dayHTTP Cookie
UserMatchHistoryLinkedInUsed to track visitors on multiple websites, in order to present relevant advertisement based on the visitor’s preferences.30 daysHTTP Cookie
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVEYouTubeTries to estimate the users’ bandwidth on pages with integrated YouTube videos.180 daysHTTP Cookie
VISITOR_PRIVACY_METADATAYouTubeStores the user’s cookie consent state for the current domain180 daysHTTP Cookie
youbora.accCodeBloombergPresents the user with relevant content and advertisement. The service is provided by third-party advertisement hubs, which facilitate real-time bidding for advertisers.SessionHTML Local Storage
youbora.dataTimeBloombergPresents the user with relevant content and advertisement. The service is provided by third-party advertisement hubs, which facilitate real-time bidding for advertisers.SessionHTML Local Storage
youbora.sessionExpireBloombergPresents the user with relevant content and advertisement. The service is provided by third-party advertisement hubs, which facilitate real-time bidding for advertisers.PersistentHTML Local Storage
youboraOffline.viewsBloombergPresents the user with relevant content and advertisement. The service is provided by third-party advertisement hubs, which facilitate real-time bidding for advertisers.PersistentHTML Local Storage
YSCYouTubeRegisters a unique ID to keep statistics of what videos from YouTube the user has seen.SessionHTTP Cookie
yt.innertube::nextIdYouTubeRegisters a unique ID to keep statistics of what videos from YouTube the user has seen.PersistentHTML Local Storage
ytidb::LAST_RESULT_ENTRY_KEY [x2]YouTubeUsed to track user’s interaction with embedded content.PersistentHTML Local Storage
YtIdbMeta#databases [x2]YouTubeUsed to track user’s interaction with embedded content.PersistentIndexedDB
yt-remote-cast-available [x2]YouTubeStores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube videoSessionHTML Local Storage
yt-remote-cast-installed [x2]YouTubeStores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube videoSessionHTML Local Storage
yt-remote-connected-devices [x2]YouTubeStores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube videoPersistentHTML Local Storage
yt-remote-device-id [x2]YouTubeStores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube videoPersistentHTML Local Storage
yt-remote-fast-check-period [x2]YouTubeStores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube videoSessionHTML Local Storage
yt-remote-session-app [x2]YouTubeStores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube videoSessionHTML Local Storage
yt-remote-session-name [x2]YouTubeStores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube videoSessionHTML Local Storage