Cookies Policy

This policy provides information about how Cambridge Healthcare Research Limited (“CHR”, “we”, or “us”) uses cookies in relation to the website at, including any and all sub-domains of these domain names, (the “Site”).

a. What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small amount of data, which often includes a unique identifier that is sent to your computer or mobile phone (referred to here as a “device”) browser from a website’s computer and is stored on your device’s hard drive. Each website can send its own cookie to your browser if your browser’s preferences allow it, but (to protect your privacy) your browser only permits a website to access the cookies it has already sent to you, not the cookies sent to you by other websites. Many websites do this whenever a user visits their website in order to track online traffic flows.
On the Site, we use cookies to analyse site visits. Users have the opportunity to set their devices to accept all cookies, to notify them when a cookie is issued, or not to receive cookies at any time. Each browser is different, so check the “Help” menu of your browser to learn how to change your cookie preferences.

b. How does the Site use cookies?

Information supplied by cookies can help us to analyse the number of visitors to the Site, which browser or device was used and help us to understand how our site was found. This information can help us to provide you with a better user experience. We will not use cookies to collect personally identifiable information about you.

c. What cookies does CHR use?

The table below lists the cookies used by the Site and provides a description of how each cookie works.

Cookie Title Cookie Name Purpose More Information
Kirby session kirby_session Used for storing information about a user’s session First Party Cookie

d. Third Party Cookies

Please note that during your visits to the Site you may notice some cookies that are not related to CHR. When you visit a page with content embedded from, for example, Facebook or Twitter, you may be presented with cookies from these websites. CHR does not control the dissemination of these cookies. You should check the third party websites for more information about these.

e. How to control and delete cookies

If you wish to restrict or block the cookies which are set by the Site, or indeed any other website, you can do this through your browser settings. The Help function within your browser should tell you how. Please be aware that restricting cookies may impact on the functionality of the Site.