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Privacy & Cookie Policy

This page contains the privacy and cookie policy for Drug Discovery World (DDW).


This Privacy Policy explains what we do with the personal information that you give us. We will only use your personal information for the purposes clearly stated at the point at which you provided it to us and in this privacy policy. This privacy policy lays out our specific commitments, in compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) of 2018.

This Privacy Policy applies only to our Service and not to any other company, individual, organisation or website that you may reach via a link from our website. If at any time you have a question about anything contained in this Privacy Policy or a general query on privacy, please contact us using the details at the bottom of this page.

Terms of use

Please ensure that you read and are happy with our terms and conditions for use of the community website Please read them carefully, because by registering with or visiting, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Use.


Your use of our service signifies your consent to us collecting and using personal information about you in accordance with this Privacy Policy. Should we choose to change our Privacy Policy for any reason, the changes will be posted here, so that you are always kept informed of how we collect and use your personal information, and when we may disclose it.

Registration information

Although certain areas of our website are made available to all visitors, to have access to articles from the latest issues, you will need to register your details with us in accordance with the registration details. We reserve the right to ask for your date of birth to verify your age. Please note we will not collect the personal information of any individual who tells us he or she is under the age of 18.

Who is collecting my data?

Drug Discovery World is a published quarterly journal from RJ Communications & Media Ltd. RJ Communications & Media Ltd collect and process your data exclusively for the uses outlined in this privacy policy.

How we look after your information

We make sure that all the information we hold on you is as safe as possible. In addition, we have strict security procedures covering the storage and disclosure of your information in order to prevent unauthorised access. This means that sometimes we may ask you for proof of identity before disclosing any personal information to you.

How will your information be used?

The primary purpose for collecting and using your data is to send you issues of Drug Discovery World each quarter. When registering you have the option to specify if you wish to receive digital and/or print issues of the journal.

We will only use your personal information for the purposes we clearly state at the point at which you provide it to us, primarilly to send you Drug Discovery World.

We also collect data such as: your area of expertise in order to send the most relevant content; your mailing/email address so we can send you a requested print magazine; and your phone number to contact you for circulation purposes in case there are any issues regarding your subscription.

Drug Discovery World is a subscription based quarterly journal, therefore by registering for the journal you are registering for an ongoing subscription. We will keep your data for as long as your subscription remains active, and you can unsubscribe to the journal or change your details at any time using the contact details below.

We may contact you from time to time to let you know about our relevant services which may include sending you newsletters, white papers, webinars and any news on events that you may be interested in. You can elect not to receive such marketing material at any time by writing to info(at)

Do you share my information with other people?

We never share any of your personal information with 3rd parties.

We will occasionally send relevant information on behalf of our trusted partners and sponsors in the drug discovery & pharmaceutical sectors. This information is sent directly by us on their behalf, and our trusted partners and sponsors never have access to any of your data.

Cookies Policy

Cookies are small files of information which are stored on your computer. Websites including DDW, ask your computer to store this information and retrieve the information from your computer so that they can keep track of things like other web sites you visit or how you navigate our website or other files which provide you with the site. On revisiting our website or in using the files, our computer server will recognise the cookie and give us information about your use of the Site. Most browsers accept cookies automatically, but usually you can alter the settings of your browser to prevent automatic acceptance.

If you choose not to receive cookies, you may still use the site but you may find that the site may not function properly or is slower than when you allow a cookie to be installed on your machine.

We only ever use cookies to analyse how users use our site and improve the site's functionality and usability.

How to contact us

Your right under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) allows you to see the data we hold about you and also allows the right to be forgotten. If you have any complaints, or want to remove or change any information you have provided to us please contact us using the details below:

RJ Communications & Media Ltd
39 Vineyard Path
United Kingdom
SW14 8EL

Tel +44 (0)208 487 5656
email: info(at)

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