Information about the use of cookies on the Department of Oncology’s websites

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The table below explains the cookies we use and why.

CookieNamePurposeMore info
Google Analytics_utma
These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use
the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect
information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors
have come to the site from and the pages they visited.
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of privacy at Google