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General Terms of Use of the Website

General Information

The site is a publication of the French National Institute for Health and Medical Research (Inserm), 101 rue de Tolbiac, 75654 Paris cedex 13.

  • Original idea : Inserm/DESP
  • Conception, development, hosting : Inserm/DSI

Site Use

The use of the site is limited to personal use. Access to the site can be interrupted at any time and without prior notice, in particular in case of force majeure circumstances, of maintenance or if Inserm decides to suspend or stop the supply of this service. Obligation to supply this service is therefore limited to an obligation of means.

Site Content

Mini-resumes are written online by users and for Internet users. Inserm can not guarantee in any way the accuracy, completeness or accuracy of the information provided in the CV. The information contained on the website are not contractual and may be modified at any time.

The site is governed by French law. Users accept the application of French law by visiting this site and using some or all of the features of the site.

Intellectual Property

The contents and texts, including press releases, videos, images and activities appearing or made available on the site, are protected by rights of intellectual property and are Inserms exclusive property, with exception of the data submitted by users. As such, are prohibited, copying, translation, reproduction, sale, publication, exploitation and dissemination without prior written consent of those owners.

Except in certain instances, the trademarks and logos present on the site are the property of Inserm. Unless prior written authorization has been obtained, the Internet user agrees not to use them. However, Inserm grants the Internet user the right to reproduce all or part of the site content, in the form of one copy to be saved as an electronic document or printed on paper. This right is granted for strictly personal, private and non collective use only.

The site constitutes a database as defined in Article L-341-1 and followings of the intellectual property code, where Inserm is the producer. Is prohibited witout prior license :

  1. Any extraction or reuse of a qualitatively and quantitatively substantial part of the site content.
  2. Any extraction or repeated reuse of a non-quantitatively or qualitatively substantial content of the site when these operations manifestly exceed conditions of normal use of the base.

Private Life

When you register and use, Inserm is led to ask you to provide personal data. Those data consist in information

  1. Received by Inserm when registering for the service (name, work phone number, professional or personal email, professional town and country), provided that such information will not be made public and will only be used by Inserm for the purposes of site management.
  2. Submitted by users in their mini-resumes (name, professional or personal email, work phone number, professional town and country, title/graduation, training, qualifications, professional background and current professional situation, scientific abstract, research topics), provided that such information may be disclosed at the request of the user.

The site meets the requirements of the regulations on data processing and liberties as defined by Law n°78-17 and its amendments. The Internet user has the right to access, modify, correct and delete any of his/her personal data collected when visiting the site, in accordance with French law. The internet user can exercise such rights with:

DĂ©partement de linformation scientifique et de la communication
101 rue de Tolbiac
75654 Paris cedex 13


The site may contain links to partner or third-party sites. Having no means of controlling such sites, Inserm can offer no guaranties that these sites will respect currently applied laws and regulations.