Know more

Our use of cookies

Cookies are a set of data stored on a user’s device when the user browses a web site. The data is in a file containing an ID number, the name of the server which deposited it and, in some cases, an expiry date. We use cookies to record information about your visit, language of preference, and other parameters on the site in order to optimise your next visit and make the site even more useful to you.

To improve your experience, we use cookies to store certain browsing information and provide secure navigation, and to collect statistics with a view to improve the site’s features. For a complete list of the cookies we use, download “Ghostery”, a free plug-in for browsers which can detect, and, in some cases, block cookies.

Ghostery is available here for free: https://www.ghostery.com/fr/products/

You can also visit the CNIL web site for instructions on how to configure your browser to manage cookie storage on your device.

In the case of third-party advertising cookies, you can also visit the following site: http://www.youronlinechoices.com/fr/controler-ses-cookies/, offered by digital advertising professionals within the European Digital Advertising Alliance (EDAA). From the site, you can deny or accept the cookies used by advertising professionals who are members.

It is also possible to block certain third-party cookies directly via publishers:

Cookie type

Means of blocking

Analytical and performance cookies

Realytics
Google Analytics
Spoteffects
Optimizely

Targeted advertising cookies

DoubleClick
Mediarithmics

The following types of cookies may be used on our websites:

Mandatory cookies

Functional cookies

Social media and advertising cookies

These cookies are needed to ensure the proper functioning of the site and cannot be disabled. They help ensure a secure connection and the basic availability of our website.

These cookies allow us to analyse site use in order to measure and optimise performance. They allow us to store your sign-in information and display the different components of our website in a more coherent way.

These cookies are used by advertising agencies such as Google and by social media sites such as LinkedIn and Facebook. Among other things, they allow pages to be shared on social media, the posting of comments, and the publication (on our site or elsewhere) of ads that reflect your centres of interest.

Our EZPublish content management system (CMS) uses CAS and PHP session cookies and the New Relic cookie for monitoring purposes (IP, response times).

These cookies are deleted at the end of the browsing session (when you log off or close your browser window)

Our EZPublish content management system (CMS) uses the XiTi cookie to measure traffic. Our service provider is AT Internet. This company stores data (IPs, date and time of access, length of the visit and pages viewed) for six months.

Our EZPublish content management system (CMS) does not use this type of cookie.

For more information about the cookies we use, contact INRA’s Data Protection Officer by email at cil-dpo@inra.fr or by post at:

INRA
24, chemin de Borde Rouge –Auzeville – CS52627
31326 Castanet Tolosan CEDEX - France

Dernière mise à jour : Mai 2018

Menu INRA Logo partenaire

Home page

Setting a Web portal for CRB-Anim

Setting a Web portal for CRB-Anim
A common Web portal will be set up with the following objectives: - Provide procedures for sampling and shipment - Provide information on the nature and availability of collections, - Explain the rules for distribution of samples, - Provide a single entry point for requests, - Publish news about CRB-Anim and link with publications using the collections, - Advertise for seminars, training activities and international events.

The Web server will be housed by the computing center for animal genetics in Jouy-en-Josas. This portal will constitute one node of the national observatory on biodiversity developed by FRB (partner 8) in the RGScope project. The intranet section will be used by the partners to share any useful information in order to monitor the project and share the main achievements: calendar of equipments, reports of meetings, technical forum.

The method to describe the collections will refer to the model developed by the i3CRB project, supported by IBiSA to promote interoperability between BRC databases and establish a directory of all BRCs. All members of CRB-Anim will register on i3CRB. Specific fields will have to be added to the i3CRB directory, for instance most species having samples collected for CRB-Anim are not described in the species list of i3CRB.

A common list of descriptors and a standard exchange format will be developed for all members of CRB-Anim, in order to update regularly the information available on the collectionsviathe Web portal. The ATOL project developed by INRA for Animal Ontology will provide a dictionary for documenting the samples. Exchanges of data between the nodes of CRB-Anim will be facilitated by the use of a common identifier for the animal, which is already defined for some species (national identification number for ruminants, pigs, horses) but needs to be set up for other species (poultry, fishes).

Documentation on the samples is provided by each node or through links with existing databases:

  • for commercial livestock populations of cattle, sheep, goat, pigs, horses, genetic value of breeding animals are already available online (for instance see http://www.inst-elevage.asso.fr/spip.php?rubrique822 for results of genetic evaluation of dairy bulls );
  • for other commercial populations (poultry, rabbits, fishes) performance data are stored in privately owned databases and a specific request is needed for any information, the Web portal will give the possibility to send requests to the managers of these databases that will be members of the Stakeholders’forum of CRB-Anim ;
  • regarding experimental populations, the INRA Division of Animal Genetics has developed dedicated databases for storing and managing performance data in cattle, sheep, goat, pigs, poultry, rabbits; although these databases are not currently open, data can be made available upon request with the agreement of the scientist responsible for a collection.
  • for genetic diversity studies, scientific journals ask that genotyping data be available upon request after publication.