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Monday, July 24, 2006 - Stem Cell Guru

Today's article appears in the July 31 issue of Time Magazine. It's the story of Philip Yeo, and his employer, Singapore's new Biopolis stem cell research centre.

The article begins . . . For a serial kidnapper, Philip Yeo looks harmless enough. But to hear some people tell it, he's a dangerous man. Over the past six years, Yeo has been roaming the world, trailing talented scientists in Washington; San Diego; Palo Alto, Calif.; Edinburgh and elsewhere, and spiriting them back to his home country of Singapore.

In order to kick start Singapore attempt to become a regional biomed research hub the government realised that they needed to attract the best and brightest researchers from around the world, and that is Philip Yeo's job.

The full article is here.


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