The Prime Minister, Mr Lee Hsien Loong, delivered Singapore's National Day Rally 2014 Speech on 17 August 2014.
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A*STAR SCIENTISTS DISCOVER GENE CRITICAL FOR PROPER BRAIN DEVELOPMENT
This gene accounts for the size of the human brain and potentially our superior cognitive abilities Singapore—Scientists at A*STAR’s Institute of Medical Biology (IMB) and Institute of Molecular and Cellular Biology (IMCB) have identified a genetic pathway that accounts for the extraordinary size of the human brain. The team led by Dr Bruno ReversadeKATNB1, as an essential component in a genetic pathway responsible for central nervous system development in humans and other animals. from A*STAR in Singapore, together with collaborators from Harvard Medical School, have identified a gene.