Cookie Notice

Sierra Oncology Cookie Notice

Last updated: 19 DEC 2018

This Cookie Notice explains how Sierra Oncology and its group companies collectively “Sierra Oncology”, “we”, “us”, and “ours”) use cookies and similar technologies to recognize you when you visit our websites (“Website” or “Site”). It explains what these technologies are and why we use them, as well as your rights to control our use of them.

What are Cookies?

When you visit any website, it may store or retrieve information on your browser, mostly in the form of cookies. Cookies are small text files that are transferred to your computer’s hard disk by a website. This information might be about you, your preferences or your device and is typically used to make the Website work as you expect it. The information does not usually directly identify you, but it can give you a more personalized web experience.

Essential Website Cookies

These cookies are strictly necessary for the Website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. They are primarily set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but if you do so, some parts of the Site will not work properly.

Analytics Cookies

These cookies are served by our third party web analytics provider, Google Analytics, and allow us to count visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our Website. They help us to know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the Site. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore de-identified. If you do not allow these cookies we will not know when you have visited our Site and will not be able to monitor its performance.

You can opt out of Google Analytics without affecting how you visit our Website. To refuse these cookies, please follow the instructions below under the heading “How can I control cookies?” Alternatively, to find our more information about Google Analytics or to opt out of the cookie directly, see https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

Functional Cookies

These cookies enable the Website to provide enhanced functionality and personalization. They may be set by us or by third party providers whose services we have added to our Site. If you do not allow these cookies, some or all of the Website’s services may not function properly.

To refuse these cookies, please follow the instructions below under the heading “How can I control cookies?”

How can I control Cookies?

You have a choice whether to accept or reject cookies.

You can set or amend your web browser controls to accept or refuse cookies. If you choose to reject cookies, you may still use our Website though your access to some functionality and areas of our Website may be restricted. As the means by which you can refuse cookies through your web browser controls vary from browser-to-browser, you should visit your browser’s help menu for more information. Here are the current relevant information pages for the main browsers:

How often will you update this Cookie Notice?

We may update this Cookie Notice from time to time in order to reflect, for example, changes to the cookies we use or for other operational, legal or regulatory reasons. Please therefore re-visit this Cookie Notice regularly to stay informed about our use of cookies and related technologies.

The date at the top of this Cookie Notice indicates when it was last updated.

Where can I get further information?

If you have any questions about our use of cookies or other technologies, please email us at: info@sierraoncology.com.