Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale *Health


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Foundation: 1964

Mission: Inserm brings together 15,000 researchers, engineers, technicians, and administrative staff around one common goal: to improve the health of all by advancing knowledge of life and disease, innovation in treatment, and public health research.

Vision: Information not localized

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Overall percentile
Research percentile
Innovation percentile
Societal percentile

Evolution of the institution

The following data gives a quick reading on the scientific performance in the last years. The research ranking refers to the volume, impact and quality of the institution's research output. The innovation ranking is calculated on the number of patent applications of the institution and the citations that its research output receives from patents. Finally, the societal ranking is based on the number of pages of the institution's website and the number of backlinks and mentions from social networks.

Compared to its context

The result of the evaluation of the institution can be compared to obtain a view of the country, the region to which it belongs and the institutions of the world, placing it in their respective positions.

Compared to All sectors (percentiles)
Compared to Health sector (percentiles)

Ranks by Subject areas/categories

We have divided the scientific output of the institution into 19 large areas of knowledge and the following table shows only the ranks in different territorial domains achieved by the institution in each of the areas. For an institution to have a presence in an area, it is necessary that it exceed in the last year a minimum output threshold equivalent to twice the percentage that this area represents in the world. If you need scientific indicators on these areas visit Scopus and/or SciVal.

AreaWorldWestern EuropeEU-27OECDFrance
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +169th39th31st103rd8th
Arts and Humanities +142nd60th38th128th5th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 8th2nd2nd6th2nd
Business, Management and Accounting 2067th607th551st1252nd73rd
Chemistry 207th48th34th131st5th
Computer Science 263rd66th53rd157th9th
Dentistry 201st74th55th142nd4th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +1583rd558th489th988th132nd
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 1344th457th415th855th51st
Energy 1690th502nd461st980th77th
Engineering +397th104th77th235th13th
Environmental Science 571st179th130th311th21st
Mathematics 508th170th135th321st26th
Medicine +6th1st1st4th1st
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 8th2nd2nd5th2nd
Physics and Astronomy 186th43rd31st119th9th
Psychology 58th14th9th57th2nd
Social Sciences +754th318th237th597th26th
Veterinary 121st37th30th80th4th

Publishing profile

These are the journals used by the institution's researchers to publish their work in the last year. The size of each circle represents the value of the SJR of the publication, and its spatial position represents its subject matter.

This visualizatión allows you to identify the knowledge areas where the institution has published, recognize the prestige of the scientific journals in which the institution knowledge has been published, and identify predominant scientific communities.

Where is the institution located?

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  • Health
  • Universities
  • Companies
  • Non-Profit
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