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 +199th61st51st140th6th
Arts and Humanities +107th50th32nd98th4th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 8th2nd2nd6th2nd
Business, Management and Accounting 1828th569th504th1122nd64th
Chemistry 138th28th16th88th4th
Computer Science 255th55th38th149th6th
Dentistry 203rd80th67th139th4th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +860th302nd237th541st65th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 1223rd424th374th787th50th
Energy 978th260th217th561st37th
Engineering +334th80th59th202nd10th
Environmental Science 498th122nd95th265th13th
Mathematics 312th83rd64th181st15th
Medicine +6th1st1st4th1st
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 10th2nd2nd5th2nd
Physics and Astronomy 116th29th21st75th6th
Psychology 69th18th11th66th2nd
Social Sciences +639th246th183rd497th15th
Veterinary 128th38th30th81st4th

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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