We at Roche are very concerned about your privacy. Any information collected at our website is held strictly confidential and will only be used by Roche Diagnostics and companies in the worldwide Roche Group. We will not disclose this information to any third parties without your prior consent. We collect and use the following types of information to improve and tailor our online system to your needs:
1. Your computer´s domain name
2. Any information you provide during a transaction from our online system
3. Information you offer in response to our on-site surveys and registrations
4. Information on what pages you visit
Please note that we may be processing your information in countries outside your country. This includes processing your information in the United States of America (USA), where data protection laws are not as comprehensive as e.g. in the European Union (EU). However, we have taken appropriate technical and organisational measures to ensure there is at least the same level of protection for your information outside the EU as there is inside the EU.
Roche Diagnostics Websites may use SiteCatalyst, a web analytics service provided by Adobe Systems Incorporated ("Adobe"), to statistically evaluate the websites. We use this data to improve the Roche Website and webstore and optimize our offers on an ongoing basis.
None of the collected data can ever be directly attributed to you. The IP address gets obfuscated and removed. The data collected is used to create anonymous user profiles, which are the basis for web stats. The data that Adobe SiteCatalyst collect is not used to identify visitors to this website at any time without first obtaining the visitor's express permission, nor is it merged together with any personal data related to the bearer of a user name.Adobe SiteCatalyst data collection and storage can be revoked at any time and will remain that way for the future. Please go to the following links:Adobe Sitecatalyst: http://metrics.roche-applied-science.com/optout.html
Follow the above-mentioned link to set an opt-out cookie. This opt-out cookie remains valid for at least 2 years. Please note that when deleting all cookies on your computer, this opt-out cookie will also be deleted, so you have to reset the opt-out cookie if you want to continue to reject anonymous data collection through Adobe SiteCatalyst.The data privacy policies of Adobe SiteCatalyst can be found at these websites:Adobe Sitecatalyst: http://www.adobe.com/privacy/analytics.html