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You can choose to turn off cookies via your web browser, but by doing this you will limit your access to certain services on the website.

Useful information on cookies and how to manage them can be found at

Cookies used and what they do

The following cookies are used on our site:

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From Google's own Privacy Centre Page: "Google Analytics is a web analytics tool that helps website owners understand how visitors engage with their website. Google Analytics customers can view a variety of reports about how visitors interact with their website so they can improve it. Google Analytics collects information anonymously. It reports website trends without identifying individual visitors."

For information on these cookies please see this page on the Google Developers site

Our Google Analytics setup also uses the "Remarketing" and "Advertising Reporting Features" functions. Read more on Google's website.

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Some pages on our website may use a widget from ShareThis which makes it quick and easy to share our pages on social networks such as Facebook and Twitter. These cookies are set as part of the ShareThis service to monitor "click-stream" activity, e.g. web pages viewed and navigated, and time spent on pages. We are advised that the ShareThis service only personally identifies you if you have separately signed up with ShareThis for an account with them and given them your consent.

Full details on the ShareThis privacy policy, with opt-out option


This Drupal cookie checks if you have Javascript enabled. If you don't have this enabled you may not be able to experience all the website's functionality. This cookie expires at the end of your browsing session.


A Drupal CMS cookie used to support some site features. Expires at the end of your browsing session.

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These cookies may be set by as part of the Twitter widget that displays on some pages. For more information please see Twitter’s privacy policy.

External sites

Websites to which we refer members and other users for IOM3 services include (for journals), (for IOM3 TV presentations), and ( for event registration. The cookie and privacy policies of these external sites can be inspected at those links.

Further information

Our cookies policy is part of our overall privacy policy which can be inspected here.