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Jean Chambaz, President of Sorbonne University


Claire Crignon and Alexandre Escargueil, leaders of the Biomedical Humanities Initiative.

Anne Fenoy and Laurie-Anne Galiby, moderators and editorial designers. 

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In accordance with Data Protection Act no. 78-17 of 6 January 1978 modified in 2004, any person can obtain communication and, if necessary, rectification, suppression or opposition of the information concerning him.

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Reproduction of all or part of this site on an electronic medium is authorised for private use, provided that the source is indicated and that "All rights reserved" is mentioned.

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Sorbonne University cannot, in any way, be held responsible for the content of the information on this site or for the consequences that may result from its use or interpretation.

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