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Brought up in the slums of India by his teacher mother, Lawrence Rajendran, Head of Cell- and System Biology at the University of Zurich, tells CNNMoney Switzerland why there is a disconect between education and employment. He explains how the world could better tap the resources that comes out of rural universities. "Lawrie", as he is fondly called, stands by fasting in your middle age as a means to curing the onset of Alzheimer's disease. He is also the founder of Sciencematters.io, a new online platform in Zurich with global ambitions to put observation back at the core of the scientific work.