Biobank Norway Privacy Statement

This website uses cookies to include traffic measurement and technical functionality.

Owner information

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Processing of Personal Information on

The web editor has the daily responsibility for Biobank Norway processing of personal information on, unless otherwise stated below. It is voluntary for those who visit the web sites to provide personal information related to services, such as receiving newsletters. The treatment basis is the consent of the individual, unless otherwise specified.
Fete typer AS is Biobank Norway its data processor, and is our supplier for site development and maintenance. Information collected in connection with site operation is stored on own servers operated by the provider. Only Biobank Norway and Fete typer AS have access to the information collected. Only Biobank Norway is the owner of the information collected.

Web statistics

Biobank Norway collects unidentified information about visitors to The purpose of this is to develop statistics that we use to improve and further develop information services on the site. Examples of what the statistics provide is how many people visit different pages, how long the visit lasts, what websites users come from and what browsers are using.

he information is processed in an unidentified and aggregated form. Unidentified means that we can not track the information we collect back to the individual user.

We use Google Analytics to measure traffic on the website. Information from this tool will not be disclosed to anyone other than Biobank Norway.


A cookie is a small text file that is downloaded and stored in your browser when you visit a webpage, enabling the website to recognize your computer. Cookies can be useful to both visitors and the website, by allowing the service to customize the visitor in different ways, for example, by making the user experience more tailored. Our cookies do not store personal information, nor can they contain viruses. When you visit and / or use services on our website, you agree that cookies are placed on your website - as most browsers automatically approve cookies. You can withdraw your consent by changing the settings in your browser. In this case, this may limit the website's functionalities.

The following cookies are used on Biobank Norway:

  • Google analytics puts two capsules in your browser. (_ga and _gid). This is done so that we can collect statistics. The browser deletes itself by 2 years. but renewed after each visit.
  • Drupal (publishing solution) puts 1 cookie (has_js). It is set at first visit and indicates if your browser has enabled Javascript. It has no expiration date.

How long are they kept?

The cookies delete themselves after a certain number of months (this varies based on cookie, see the description above), but renewed after each visit.

How to delete them

If you want to remove existing cookies, you can choose to delete them.
See how to do this: