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This paper summarises some of the most important activities in ten years of microbial biotechnology research in the European Community. The different R&D programmes on biotechnology which have supported this work are discussed. They include the Biomolecular Engineering Programme (BEP), the Biotechnology Action Programme (BAP), BRIDGE and BIOTECH. The ELWW (European Laboratories Without Walls) which aims to promote scientific collaboration is described, and current discussions involved in the preparation of the Fourth Framework Programme are reported.

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Authors: AGUILAR A, European Commission, Bruxelles (BE)
Bibliographic Reference: Article: Society General Microbiology, November 1993 (1993) pp. 91-94
Record Number: 199410205 / Last updated on: 1994-11-28
Original language: en
Available languages: en