Information about the processing of personal data through cookies

Institute of Medical Biochemistry and Laboratory Diagnostics of the 1st Faculty of Medicine and General University Hospital in Prague (VFN), operates the website, which stores files generally known as "cookies" on your terminal devices during your visit in accordance with generally binding legal regulations.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text data files that your browser stores and which are used to make the presentation of our website more user-friendly, efficient and secure for you.

Your rights and contact information

For more information about your rights regarding the processing of your personal data and contact details for further information and complaints, please visit HERE or

What cookies does our website use and why?

Necessary cookies

These cookies are essential for the functioning of our website and cannot be disabled. This type of cookie does not store any of your personal data by which you can be identified. The usual functionality of these types of cookies is only to respond to actions you have taken on our website, which is a request for services such as setting privacy preferences and logging in or filling in forms. You can set your browser to block these cookies, but some parts of our website will not work.

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Performance cookies

These cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources to our website so that we can measure and improve its performance. They help us to identify which parts of our website are the most or least popular, and also allow us to track how visitors move around the site. Any information collected by these cookies is aggregated and therefore anonymous. If you do not allow these cookies, we will not have information about the use of our site and will have difficulty improving it.

We do not use these cookies on our website.

Functional cookies

Functional cookies allow the website to provide you with enhanced functionality and individual personalisation. These cookies may be set by us or by third parties whose services we have added to our website. The purpose of these cookies is to provide you with a more targeted experience on our website based on your previous visits and individual selections. If you do not allow these cookies, some or all of these services may not function properly.

We do not use these cookies on our website.

Targeting and advertising cookies

Targeting and advertising cookies may be set on the website by advertising partners (third parties). These cookies may be used and shared by these companies to build a profile of your interests and to show you relevant advertisements on other websites. They are based on the unique identification of your internet browser and internet device. If you do not allow these cookies, you will experience less targeted advertising.

We do not use these cookies on our website.

Do we need your consent to store cookies?

It is not necessary to obtain the consent of the website visitor to store necessary cookies. However, in order to store all other cookies, it is necessary for the website visitor to allow this storage.

How can I change my cookie settings?

All common browsers offer the option to delete existing cookies or prevent their storage, or alternatively to allow their storage. These operations are usually carried out in your browser settings, and the specific procedure depends primarily on your browser and its version. If you do not know how to perform any of these operations, please consult your browser's help. You can also find information on setting up your specific browser at the addresses below:

Please note, however, that if you deactivate the installation of all cookies, including technical cookies (for more information, see the section What cookies are used by our website and why?), it cannot be guaranteed that our website will be displayed or work properly.

Status as of: 30 March 2022