Since the fusion of the UNIC with the Paris-Saclay Institute of Neuroscience - UMR 9197 Neuro-PSI, this site is no longer being updated.
You will find all the information about the ICN - ex-UNIC - directly on the Neuro-PSI website.
Contact and Access

Our laboratory is one of the four research units that compose the Institut de Neurobiologie Alfred Fessard (INAF). It is located on the CNRS campus in Gif-sur-Yvette: CNRS UPR 3293, 1 avenue de la Terrasse 91198 Gif-sur-Yvette, France.


Address: 1 Avenue de la Terrasse, 91198, Gif-sur-Yvette, FR

Tel: +33(0)169823429

Fax: +33(0)169823427

Email: contact-u [at]


How to Access

Access by RER :

Take the subway (RER B, RATP) direction " Saint Remy lès Chevreuse ", to the station Gif-sur-Yvette [Click here to have the map of the subway (RER B)]. Take the "Rue Alphonse Pécard" leaving the station fore-court in the direction of the centre of the village. Turn left in front of church along the "Rue Neuve". Take the first street on the right (Avenue de la Terrasse) which brings you to the CNRS campus gateway. Follow map above to building 32/33. [Click here to see a map of the CNRS campus]

Access by car :

You can reach Gif by motorway CHARTRES-ORLEANS (F18 or N118), by main road N306, or the motorway A6 then A87. [Click here to view the road from Paris]

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