This website is edited by the Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology - LIST.
On this website, LIST presents contents related to its Microbial Culture Collection. The objective is to give information up-to-date and as accurate as possible.


The web site is presented “as it is” and any express or implied warranties, including but not limited to the implied warranties of fitness for a particular purpose are disclaimed.

The objective of LIST is to give information up-to-date and as accurate as possible.



If you decide to register on the web site, you will have to provide an email and a password. You may also decide to provide you name as well as the name of your laboratory. Those are the only data that you will be asked to provide and they will be processed by LIST, in accordance with the applicable legislation and in particular with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) (EU) 2016/679.

LIST will process and record those data:

In addition, but only if you give your express consent at the moment of the creation of your account on the platform, LIST might occasionally use your data in order to send you information on further developments of the web site as well about events regarding Luxembourg Microbial Culture Collection.

You may withdraw your consent at any time by accessing your personal account and unticking the related box.

LIST will treat your data confidentially and it will not be communicated to third parties without your consent.

We will only keep your data for as long as we need it to give you access to your account.

You can access, review, update, correct or delete the personal data you have provided us by accessing your personal account or by sending an email at the following address You can also at any time decide to close your account by sending an email to


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LIST reserves the right to periodically publish updated or new versions of the present terms and conditions of use.


These terms and conditions of use are subject to the laws of Luxembourg. In case of disputes concerning the validity, interpretation, execution of those terms and conditions, the Courts of Luxembourg will be exclusively competent.


As already stated, for any question or remarks you may have about these terms of use or the way we handle your personal information, you can contact LIST and its Data Protection Officer by sending an email to


If you think that we are not complying with data protection laws, you have a right to file a complaint at the National Commission for Data Protection / Commission nationale pour la protection des données (« CNPD »):

Commission nationale pour la protection des données
Address: 1, avenue du Rock’n’Roll, L-4361 Esch-sur-Alzette
Phone: (+352) 26 10 60 -1
Fax. : (+352) 26 10 60 - 29