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The Biostatistics Unit

The Biostatistics Unit provides methodological design and analysis of data from a wide range of projects in clinical, translational and basic research conducted by the Montpellier SIRIC.

Its methodological research mission has two avenues linked to real problems found during data exploitation:

1. The first avenue aims to improve the analysis and quality of results through three major projects:

2. The second is dedicated to improving analysis of translational data from basic research projects and/or translational research in the fields of:

All of its missions are undertaken by a team of 18 people.

Close collaboration with industrial, hospital, national and international academic research teams, and in particular with UNICANCER R&D, lead to the development of innovative clinical projects.




The CEPS Platform is an academic organization. It was founded as a French Scientific Interest Group (Groupement d’Intérêt Scientifique, GIS). Financial support comes from the State (France), the Languedoc-Roussillon Midi-Pyrénées Region and the city of Greater Montpellier within the framework of the 2015-2020 French State-Region Plan (Contrat Plan Etat Région 2015-2020).


– To clarify and standardize the scientific approach for assessing the positive impacts of Non-Pharmacological Interventions (NPIs) on human health and well-being,

– To foster the design and implementation of rigorous non-pharmacological interventional studies.




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