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This AXA Group site is an information site about the activities of the AXA Research Fund and is intended both for AXA customers and for non-customers.Universities and academics interested in the AXA Research Fund’s funding campaigns, are the primary audience for this website.

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It will be analysed and passed on to the various departments concerned to be handled by them. If no objection is raised by the person concerned, the AXA Research Fund may be called upon to process this information for communication operations.

The user has a right of access, modification, correction and removal of data collected on this site, under the conditions stipulated by law no. 78-17 of the 6th of January 1978 on computer information, files and civil liberties.

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HYPERTEXT LINKS

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The AXA Research Fund or AXA may not under any circumstances be held responsible for the hypertext links made to other sites from "/".
It is to be recalled that delays, omissions or inaccuracies are liable to occur because of the electronic transmission system.

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This site must be seen as an inseparable whole. Complete or partial reproduction or representation of the pages, the data and any other element constituting the site, by any process and on any support, is prohibited and constitutes, without the publisher's permission, an infringement of copyright.
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TECHNICAL INFORMATION

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With the exception of direct losses resulting from deliberate or serious misconduct on AXA Research Fund's part, AXA may in no case be held responsible for any direct or indirect loss, serious or otherwise, resulting from a visit to this site or associated with such a visit, particularly, and without limitation, for any loss of profits, interruption of activities or loss of software or data.