India, Japan agree on joint scientific research

Last Updated: Sat, Sep 14, 2013 12:50 hrs

New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) India and Japan Saturday signed an agreement for joint research in biology, life sciences and material sciences, an official said.

A memorandum of understanding regarding this was signed between Indian science and technology ministry and RIKEN, Japan's largest research organisation.

The cooperation will facilitate exchange and foster collaborations between the two countries in these fields, the official said.

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