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Mediterranean Institute of Oceanography – MIO

Campus Technologique et Scientifique de Luminy

163 avenue de Luminy – Bâtiment Méditerranée

13288 Marseille Cedex 09

Phone : +33 4 86 09 05 00

Director of publication : Valérie Michotey

Editorial Director : Gael Erauso


Protection of personal information

This website, which contains personal information concerning, in particular, the staff of the Microprony project, has been declared to the CNIL. By the law n° 78-17 of 6 January 1978, relating to data processing, files, and freedoms (articles 38, 39, 40), you have the right to access, rectify and delete data concerning you online on this site. To exercise this right, you can contact the webmaster.

Term of use, disclaimer

The staff of the Microprony project and its supervisory institutions cannot, in any way, be held liable for the content of the information appearing on this site or for the consequences that may result from its use or interpretation.

Intellectual property

The Microprony project website is a creative work, exclusive property of the staff of the Microprony project, protected by French and international legislation on intellectual property law. Therefore, no reproduction or representation may be made in contravention of the rights of the staff of the Microprony project under the legislation mentioned above.

Hypertest links

The setting up of hypertext links by third parties to pages or documents published on the staff of the Microprony project website is authorized, provided that the links do not contravene the interests of the team of the Microprony project and that they guarantee the possibility for the user to identify the origin and author of the document.

Photo & Video credits

Roy Price : Underwater movie and pictures of samples

Jacopo Pasotti : Picture of samples

IRD noumea : Underwater movie

This project is funded by the French National research Agency « ANR ». It is an interdisciplinary and international long-terme collaboration between researchers at the Mediterranean Institute of Oceanography, Geoscience Environnement Toulouse, Institut du Globe de Paris, Medis, Entropie, The Stony Brook University.