Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale delle Venezie
Italian health authority and research organization for animal health and food safety
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Cookie policy

In compliance with the legal obligations we inform the users of the Web site, from now on “Website”, managed by Istituto Sperimentale delle Venezie, with registered office in Viale Università 10 – 35020 LEGNARO (PD ), CF e P.IVA 00206200289, in person of the General Manager and legal representative pro tempore Prof. Daniele Bernardini tel 0498084242, email, Data Controller, about the following information, which refer exclusively to the Website itself and not to others web sites that may be visited through links from the present, for which it is suggested to read the relative information provided by the Data Controllers.

Type of cookies used

This Website may use of technical and profiling cookies both of its own and of third parties, that is text files that are automatically exchanged with the User’s device in order to perform automatic authentication, to trace sessions and to store specific information concerning Users who access this Website, also in order to offer personalized content. Profiling cookies are sent from this Website and from Third Party sites, through the User’s navigation on sites hosting them, such as this Website, or the use of Third Party services hosted on this Website through interface (API and similar).

The cookies that this Website reserves the right to use are therefore of two types:

Technical cookies

Technical cookies can be:

  • navigation or session cookies, guarantee the normal navigation and use of the website (allowing, for example, authentication for access to restricted areas);
  • analytical cookies, that are similar to technical cookies where they are used directly by the site operator to collect information, in aggregate form, on the number of users and how they visit the site, as well as, in general to improve the usability of the same;
  • functionality cookies, allow the user to browse according to a series of selected criteria (for example, the language, the searches carried out) in order to improve the service rendered to the same.

These cookies are routinely used by this Website and for its use, please refer to this Notice. The Website uses these cookies in individual and/or aggregate mode, to process analysis and statistics, as well as to improve the services offered to Users. The navigation data (IP address) are in any case anonymised.

Profiling cookies

These cookies are designed to create profiles relating to the User and are used in order to send commercial communications in line with the preferences expressed by the same during navigation, or by providing for the publication and display of personalized content in relation to the specific User accessing the present website.

Any profiling occurs through the installation of:

  • profiling cookies belonging to the Owner;
  • third-party profiling cookies when browsing this Website. As third-party cookies, the Owner of this Website does not manage them directly but only acts as a technical intermediary: therefore, please read the related Information prepared by such third parties, which for simplicity and by way of example are linked to this Information.

Consent to use

Also in accordance with the instructions issued by the Italian Guarantor for the protection of personal data by the provision of 8 May 2014 (published in the Official Gazette No. 126 of 3 June 2014), it is intended that the User has given his consent to the use of cookies with the simple continuation of browsing the Website after having read the short information (“banner”) viewable at its access and have it “passed” through an active intervention on another part of the video/monitor/display of the device with which it performs browsing.

Verify and manage cookies with extensions or other tools

We inform Users that it is possible to check, in real time, which cookies are used on the Website through simple and free extensions of their browser.

For example, we highlight Edit Cookie, an extension of Google Chrome that allows you to verify, analyze, manage, enable, disable cookies used on the Website, which can be installed from the following link:

Other tools also provide for the analysis of individual parts of the site, to verify which of them use cookies and which cookies in particular. For example, we report this tool:

With the use of the Chrome browser, you can also inspect the presence of cookies by selecting the appropriate item that appears by clicking with the right mouse button on the portion of the site that interests (“inspect element”). However, the user is asked to check if their browser provides other extensions or other tools for managing cookies (cookie manager or similar).

Manage browser cookies

The User can always disable the use of cookies through the settings of the browser used for navigation. However please keep in mind that, in case of cookies deactivation, some functions on the Website could be limited or prevented and in any case the experience in general could be impaired.

For better information, the User is invited to read the instructions for managing, deactivating and deleting cookies in the main browsers (by clicking on the browser name you are linked to the relevant provider page):

For mobile browser versions, refer to the respective provider instructions.

If the User uses any other browser other than those described above, please search the settings of the browser in question the mode of handling cookies, possibly looking for the specific page of instructions on any search engine with the keyword “block / management of cookies… “.

Cookies used by this Website

This Website uses the following cookies:

Typology Name Data saved and purpose
Technical cookies viewed_cookie_policy String “yes” to store the user’s consent to the website’s cookie policy, and thus avoid displaying the information banner on visits to the website subsequent to the one in which he gave consent.
Third party analytical cookies _ga, _gid, _gat Strings of letters and numbers to collect information about the user of the website and the use of the same during its navigation (eg the browser, the times and dates of interaction with the site, the pages viewed, the links or pages that brought him to the website). This information is then analyzed in aggregate form by the administrators of the website through the Google Analytics service (privacy policy).

Other third-party profiling cookies

This Website reserves the right to make use of commercial partners, such as suppliers and web providers in general, who may install their own cookies in relation to the functioning of the services they offer.

An example is the presence of “social plugins” for Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. These are parts of the page visited generated directly by the aforementioned sites and integrated into the page of the host site. The most common use of social plugins is aimed at sharing content on social networks.

On the Your Online Choices website, on the page it is generally possible to receive information on the use of cookies and their blocking, especially in the case of third-party cookies.

We reserve the right to host the following third parties who may use their own cookies:

If the User uses any other service of another external subject connected to this Website (whether of media sharing, or otherwise), please search in the settings of the provider in question the relevant way of managing privacy, possibly looking for the specific page of explanation on any search engine with the keyword “privacy … (provider name)”.

Duration of cookies

Some cookies (session cookies) remain active only until the browser is closed or when the logout command is executed, while other cookies “survive” when the browser is closed and are also available in subsequent visits by the user.

Owner, rights of the interested party and other information

For the information required by articles 13 and 14 of Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (GDPR), such as for example the details of the Data Controller and Data Protection Manager, where appointed, the purposes of the processing and the mandatory or optional nature of the provision of personal data with the resulting data consequences of any refusal, the duration of data retention, the rights of the interested party and the methods of complaint, as well as other information on the privacy policy generally implemented by the Data Controller, please refer to the Privacy Policy of this Website.

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Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale delle Venezie
Viale dell'Università 10, 35020 Legnaro (PD)
Tel: +39 049 8084211 | Fax: +39 049 8830046
VAT: 00206200289