Who we are

Our website address is: http://4dmedicine.co.uk.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Contact forms

When you submit a contact enquiry your data is never shared with a third party or used for marketing without your explicit consent.


4D Biomaterials may collect other types of anonymous data from website users through the use of “cookies,” which are text files that a website places on the hard drive of your computer that identifies you as a user. When you return to the website, your browser sends that information back to the site. Our website uses “cookies” to improve your experience and to provide a better understanding of how users are interacting with our site, to administer the site, or for research and marketing purposes to help us better serve our clients. Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your personal computer, mobile or other device when you visit a website. When you browse the site it uses this cookie to ‘remember’ some of the things you did on the website last time to save you from updating your preferences each time. No personally identifying information from you will be collected as part of these cookies.

If the settings on your software you are using to view this website (your browser) are adjusted to accept cookies we take this, and your continued use of our website, to mean that you are fine with this. Should you wish to remove or not use cookies from our site you are able to do this, however it is likely that this means our website will not work as you would expect it too.

Cookies We Use

Necessary Cookies (required for site to function)

CookieMessageThis cookie checks whether the Cookie Pop-Up message has appeared.
wfwaf-authcookie-*This cookie is set by the WordPress security plugin “Wordfence”. It is used to authenticate user’s login request. This cookie is persistent and expires in 1 day.
wordpress_logged_in_*This cookie is set by WordPress. It is used for indication and identification of the logged in user. This is a session cookie.
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wordpress_test_cookieThis cookie is set by WordPress. It is used to check whether your web browser is set to allow, or reject cookies.
wp-settings-, wp-settings-time-These cookies are set by WordPress. They are used to customize user’s view of admin interface, and possibly also the main site interface. These cookies have no impact on user experience and do not store any personal information. They contain some information about user’s general geographic location. These cookies are persistent and expire in 1 year.
autoptimize_feedA plugin to optimise the page speed / loading of the website. The cookie help to notify the site if the cache has been refreshed since you last visited, if so it will force the page to refresh reather than using your cached version of the site.

Analytic Cookies

_ga, _gid, _gat_gtag_UA_We use Google Analytics to analyze the use of our website. Our analytics service provider generates statistical and other information about website use by means of cookies. The information generated relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of our website. Our analytics service provider’s privacy policy is available here.

Managing Cookies

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser setting. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org/

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Who we share your data with

Your data is not disclosed or shared with any third party but may be used for 4D Biomaterials marketing purposes with your explicit consent.

Data storage

For users that submit a contact enquiry on our website, we store the personal information they provide in a database on our EU based GDPR compliant third party website hosts.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments and form submits may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Our contact information

97 Vincent Drive, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2SQ

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