This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement N° 737817
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They collect only anonymized data capturing browsing habits for statistical purposes, aiming at optimizing the users’ browsing experience while navigating the site, overall helping The Axone Project improve its web site.

These cookies will be stored for a period which will not exceed 6 months, after which the user will again be requested to indicate his consent or not for cookies

Managing cookies through the Axone Project site:

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