Please read these terms of use of this site carefully before browsing it. By connecting to this site, you unreservedly accept these terms.


Site editor

Jean-Pierre Bourgin Institute (IJPB)

INRAE, Route de Saint-Cyr

78000 Versailles


Phone. : 01 30 83 30 00




Terms of use

The IJPB website is operated in compliance with French law. The use of this site is governed by these general conditions. By using the site, you acknowledge that you have read and accepted these conditions. These may be changed at any time without notice by the IJPB. The IJPB cannot be held responsible in any way for improper use of the service.


Editorial manager

Ms Anne KRAPP, Director

Jean-Pierre Bourgin Institute (IJPB)

INRAE, Route de Saint-Cyr

78000 Versailles


Phone. : 01 30 83 30 00



Limitation of Liability

The information contained on this site is as precise as possible and the site is periodically updated, but may however contain inaccuracies, omissions or gaps. If you notice a gap, error or what appears to be a malfunction, please report it by email, describing the problem as precisely as possible (page causing the problem, triggering action, type of computer and browser used , etc.).


All downloaded content is done at the user's own risk and under his sole responsibility. Consequently, the IJPB cannot be held responsible for any damage suffered by the user's computer or any loss of data following the download.


Pictures are not contractual.


The hypertext links set up within the framework of this website towards other resources present on the Internet network cannot engage the responsibility of the IJPB.



These conditions are governed by French law and any dispute or dispute that may arise from the interpretation or execution of these will be the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts on which the IJPB depends. The reference language for the settlement of any disputes is French.


Declaration to the CNIL

In accordance with the law of May 25, 2018 relating to the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation), this website does not store any personal data and does not carry out any data processing, obtaining a declaration number CNIL prior to its operation is not justified.


Permission to access

However, internet users have the right to access, rectify, modify and delete data transmitted by the e-mail contact form which concerns them personally. This right can be exercised by post to the Jean-Pierre Bourgin Institute (IJPB), INRAE, Route de Saint-Cyr, 78000 Versailles, France or electronically to the following email address:


The personal information collected is in no case entrusted to third parties except for the possible proper performance of the service ordered by the internet user.



Your personal data is confidential and will in no case be communicated to third parties except for the proper performance of the service.


Intellectual property

All the content of this site, including, without limitation, graphics, images, texts, videos, animations, sounds, logos, gifs and icons as well as their layout are the exclusive property of the IJPB with the exception brands, logos or content belonging to other partner companies or authors.


Any reproduction, distribution, modification, adaptation, retransmission or publication, even partial, of these various elements is strictly prohibited without the express written agreement of the IJPB. This representation or reproduction, by any process whatsoever, constitutes an infringement punishable by articles L.3335-2 and following of the Code of intellectual property. Failure to comply with this prohibition constitutes an infringement which may engage the civil and criminal liability of the infringer. In addition, the owners of the copied Content may take legal action against you.


The IJPB is identical owner of the "rights of the producers of databases" referred to in Book III, Title IV, of the Intellectual Property Code (law n ° 98-536 of July 1, 1998) relating to copyright and data base.


Website users and visitors can set up a hyperlink to this site, but only to the home page, accessible at the following URL: /, provided that this link opens in a new window. In particular, a link to a sub page ("deep link") is prohibited, as well as the opening of this site within a framework ("framing"), except with the express prior authorization of the IJPB.


For any authorization or information request, please contact us by email: Specific conditions are provided for the press.


In addition, some visuals integrated into this site required the use of external sources which we have acquired the rights or whose rights of use are open. Some visuals and photos were acquired from Adobe Stock and Freepik.



This website has mobilized specific skills and required the use of external service providers, specified below:


Webdesign, creation and technical realization: digital agency Mentalworks

Content writing: IJPB

Photos: IJPB





Terms of service

This site is offered in HTML5 and CSS3 languages, for a better comfort of use and a more pleasant graphics, we recommend to use standard web browsers (Chrome, Safari, Firefox ...) in a recent version (less than 2 years of seniority).


Information and exclusion

The IJPB implements all the means at its disposal to ensure reliable information and a reliable update of its websites. However, errors or omissions may occur. The user must therefore ensure the accuracy of the information with the IJPB and report any changes to the site that he deems useful. The IJPB is in no way responsible for the use made of this information and for any direct or indirect damage that may result from it.



For statistical and display purposes, this site uses cookies. These are small text files stored on your hard drive in order to record technical data on your navigation. Certain parts of this site cannot be functional without the acceptance of cookies.


Hypertext links

The IJPB website may provide links to other websites or other resources available on the Internet.


The IJPB has no means of controlling the sites connected to its websites. The IJPB does not answer for or guarantee the availability of such external sites and sources. It cannot be held responsible for any damage of any kind whatsoever resulting from the content of these sites or external sources, and in particular the information, products or services they offer, or any use that may be made of these elements. The risks associated with this use fall fully on the Internet user, who must comply with their conditions of use.


Users, subscribers and visitors to the IJPB website may not set up a hyperlink to this site without the express prior authorization of the IJPB.


In the event that a user or visitor wishes to set up a hyperlink to the IJPB website, it will be their responsibility to send an email accessible on the site in order to formulate their request for setting up a hyperlink. . The IJPB reserves the right to accept or refuse a hyperlink without having to justify its decision.



In addition, the return to a website to supplement the information sought does not in any way mean that the IJPB recognizes or accepts any responsibility for the content or use of said site.


Precautions for use

It is therefore your responsibility to take the necessary precautions to ensure that what you choose to use is not marred by errors or elements of a destructive nature such as viruses, trojans, etc.



No other guarantee is granted to the customer, who has the obligation to clearly state his needs and the duty to inform himself. If the information provided by the IJPB appears to be inaccurate, it will be up to the client to carry out all checks on the consistency or the plausibility of the results obtained. The IJPB shall in no way be liable to third parties for the use by the customer of the information or for its absence contained in its products, including on its website.


Contact us

The IJPB is at your disposal for any comments or suggestions. You can write to us in French by email at: