Privacy policy

Using the site

By accessing this site you accept, without reservation, the terms and conditions set out below. If you do not wish to comply with these terms, please stop your consultation of this page and the other pages of the site.

The Laboratory of Forensic Hematology, Bordeaux reserves the right to modify these terms at any time. It is therefore advised to review the most current version.

There are inherent dangers in the use of the Internet and the user is warned about the need to take into account the potential risks (computer viruses, bugs, downtimes, etc.) before proceeding with the consultation of the site

Site users are required to comply with the Data Protection Act, violation of which is punishable by criminal penalties. Site users must refrain, with regards to the personal information that they access, from any collection, any misuse and, more generally, any act likely to infringe the privacy or reputation of the individuals.

The Laboratory of Forensic Hematology, Bordeaux cannot be held liable for any direct and / or indirect misuse by the customer of the site and / or any information contained therein.

The site may refer the user to other websites via hyperlinks. In which case, the Laboratory of Forensic Hematology, Bordeaux is not responsible for the content of those sites, which are the sole responsibility of their owners.

This site, in its public section, describes the activities of the Laboratory of Forensic Hematology, Bordeaux that is intended primarily for Judges and Judicial Police Officers.

Ownership, Site manager

The site is edited by the Laboratory of Forensic Hematology, Bordeaux, 41-43 avenue de la République CS51636 33073 BORDEAUX CEDEX.

Site editor

The site is edited on behalf of the Laboratory of Forensic Hematology, Bordeaux by Professor Christian DOUTREMEPUICH (MD, Biologist), operating in his own name, registered since 1st October, 1987 under SIREN number 342 714 862, with its registered office at 43, avenue de la République 33200 BORDEAUX.

Telephone: +33(0)5 57 22 03 03

Publishing director

The publishing director of the site is Mr. Christian Doutremepuich.

The Laboratory of Forensic Hematology, Bordeaux fund the creation and content of publications on the site, no advertising or banner will be accepted and posted on the website.

Web hosting

GANDI SAS, a limited company with a capital of three hundred thousand euros, registered with the RCS PARIS under SIREN number 423 093 459, whose registered office is at 63-65 boulevard Massena, 75013 Paris, FRANCE.

Telephone: +33 (1) (Answering machine).

Visitor count

This site is audited by the measurement system and Google Analytics analyses. The measurement is performed via a system of remote markers (using the JavaScript language) that collects statistical data about our site visitors to improve the quality and usability of our website.

The measurements are performed in complete anonymity and it is not possible for us to know the identity of our visitors.

Use of cookies

Upon visiting our site, we embed a lot of « cookies » on your computer. A « cookie » is a small text file stored by the web browser on the hard drive of the visitor. The cookie does not identify you, however, it records information about the navigation of your computer on our site (pages visited, date and time of consultation, …).

This information on your computer is stored for 30 days for and 4 years for Google Analytics.

We inform you that you can refuse to accept cookies by configuring your browser.

In accordance with Article 8.1 of the terms of use of Google Analytics service, we draw the attention of visitors on the following statement:

« This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. ( » Google « ). Google Analytics uses cookies, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze site usage by its users. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity addressed to its editor and providing other services relating to website activity and use of Internet. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required by law or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf, including in particular the editor of this site. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You can disable the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. However, this may prevent the use of certain features of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above ».

Photo credits

The photos on this site are the exclusive property of their author. They are protected by the Intellectual Property Rights and, more generally, international treaties and agreements containing provisions relating to the protection of copyright.

These laws prohibit, whatever the process used, wholly or partially, representation, reproduction, for use other than personal or modification without the expressed permission of the author or their successors.

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Intellectual property – Copyright law – Copyright

The content of this website is subject to French and international legislation on copyright and intellectual property.

The Laboratory of Forensic Hematology, Bordeaux retains all the economic and moral rights to the material on this site, subject to the rights owned by authors of works published on this site. Thus, all the rights of reproduction, electronic media or paper, are reserved, including downloadable documents and iconography and / or photography.

Visitors to the website are prohibited the collection, capture, deformation or use of the information to which they have access to.

The Laboratory of Forensic Hematology, Bordeaux will prosecute persons for any attempt to misuse the site documentation.

Automatic processing of personal data on

According to the law of 6th January, 1978 as amended by the Act of 6th August 2004 relating to data, files and freedom, and its implementation decree of 17th July 1978 and the Article 43 of 30th September 1986 Law, the website has been declared to the ‘Commission Nationale Informatique et Libertés’ (CNIL). The controller is the Laboratory of Forensic Hematology, Bordeaux (represented by Mr. Christian Doutremepuich). Personal data collected are intended to provide the user with the services offered by the Laboratory of Forensic Hematology, Bordeaux and will not be used for purposes not intended by this disclaimer.

We are committed to take all precautions to preserve data security and particularly to prevent it from being distorted, damaged or communicated to third parties.

All personal data are stored in France and will not be transferred to another country/nation.

Right of access, to modify, rectify and delete data

Users have the right to access, modify, rectify and delete ‘concerning’ data in accordance with Articles 39 and 40 of the Act of 6th January 1978 amended by the Act of 6th August 2004 and the recommendations of the LCEN. To exercise this right, please contact the Laboratory of Forensic Hematology, Bordeaux by writing to:

The Laboratory of Forensic Hematology
41-43 avenue de la République
33073 BORDEAUX Cedex

Users have the right to object to the processing of their data for legitimate reasons.

Internet cannot ensure the integrity of electronic messages (email), the Laboratory of Forensic Hematology, Bordeaux disclaims all liability in case they would have been intercepted or modified by anyone. Do not disclose sensitive personal information. If you wish to send us confidential information, we recommend using the postal service.

Non-assignment of the customer file

The Laboratory of Forensic Hematology, Bordeaux is the sole recipient of personal data and will not sell its client’s file.

Site accessibility

Accessibility is paramount in the consultation of a website, and we strive to make the site as accessible as possible.

We do everything we can to meet Web standards (XHTML, CSS) published by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C).