"We remain involved in GEML by providing advice and support in areas such as nutrition and healthy eating and encouraging the population to regularly exercise via the successful Be Active scheme, which the PCT continues to develop in partnership with the Local Authority.
"We are working with other partners to ensure that GEML is sustainable as we recognise the important role the scheme plays in Ladywood and the opportunities that it provides for people to adopt healthier lifestyles."
A spokeswoman for Birmingham City Council added that they would be meeting with people involved in the GEML project to see how the council can continue to support it.
"GEML researchers study genes related to growth, disease resistance, and productivity of the mammary gland," says Vernon G.
The GEML has historical data for 35 families of bulls--mainly from their sons and granddaughters.
GEML researchers are now trying to identify genetic markers for those regions of the cattle genome that are associated with economically important traits.
The agreement includes improvements to the intercity carriages on the Great Eastern Main Line (GEML
) route between Norwich, Ipswich, Colchester and London.