obtain international recognition as a center of excellence in the field
of molecular neuroscience relating to the areas of (i) brain function,
(ii) brain diseases, and (iii) neuro-drug discovery by establishing
research collaborations among its team scientists, as well as with other
leading neuroscience researchers, and in so doing, (i) generate biotechnological
innovations and applications, (ii) create opportunities in research
and technical training, and (iii) stimulate the establishment of new
biotechnology ventures in Hong Kong.