Germany and Israel signed up for a multimillion-dollar bio-tech research program. The new “Bio-Disc” program was announced Wednesday during Israeli Cabinet minister Ehud Olmert’s visit to Berlin. Olmert and Germany’s minister for education and research, Edelgard Bulmahn, signed an agreement that joint bio-tech projects will receive about $65 million over the next five years.
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