Lee Hood at World Stem Cell Summit

Screen shot of Dr. Lee Hood presenting at the World Stem Cell Summit on Dec. 6, 2013.

Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News offered some highlights from the World Stem Cell Summit, where ISB president, Dr. Lee Hood, gave today's keynote talk: “In 5 to 10 years, you will have your genomes as part of your medical records,” Leroy Hood, M.D., Ph.D.,…

ISB on Cover of C&En Magazine

C&En Mag

By ISBUSA ISB researcher Sarah Li was featured on the cover of C&EN Magazine on Nov. 18. The cover story is about how instrumentation companies are teaming up with research organizations to gain access to valuable work that could help refine or develop new…

ISB, Lee Hood on Forbes.com

Blood and Protein illustration

John Nosta, a contributor to Forbes.com, posted this piece today and included a mention of a collaboration between Indi and ISB on a diagnostic that may help identify benign lung nodules. From Diagnosis to Treatment, Has Lung Cancer Begun To Turn The Corner? This…

New Study: Blood Test Helps Identify Benign Lung Nodules

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Oct. 16, 2013 When it comes to determining whether lung nodules are benign, a patient typically faces surgery and a biopsy. It's an invasive and costly response, and, in 80 percent of cases, unnecessary. But a new study published today in Science Translational Medicine…

In the WSJ: Dr. Lee Hood Explains How Nonprofits Can Be Entrepreneurial

Our Dr. Lee Hood is a guest mentor for The Wall Street Journal's Accelerators blog. In this post, he shares how nonprofit organizations can borrow the entrepreneurial and audacious-goal-oriented spirit of startups to be successful – in addition to remaining true to their missions….

BBC Radio: Dr. Lee Hood on P4 Medicine

Lee Hood BBC Interview

Dr. Lee Hood gave the keynote speech at the Future in Review conference on May 21. During the conference, Hood was presented with “CEO of the Year” award. In this BBC Business Daily segment, host Ed Butler talks to Hood about his P4 vision….

UW’s Four Peaks TV: Dr. Lee Hood Speaks About Innovation

Dr. Lee Hood on Four Peaks TV

Episode: Wellness and Science Pioneer From Four Peaks: May 24, 2013 Dr. Leroy Hood says we may not recognize our healthcare system a decade from now. Innovation will make it more predictive, personalized, preventative and participatory — his four Ps. And through Dr. Hood’s…

Lee Hood On TV: May 4 & 5

Dr. Lee Hood is a guest on "Four Peaks" is a monthly current affairs show on UWTV and Northwest Cable News.

Dr. Lee Hood is a guest on “Four Peaks” is a monthly current affairs show on UWTV and Northwest Cable News. On Four Peaks TV: ISB’s Dr. Leroy Hood discusses predictive, personalized, preventative & participatory health care and and shows off his national medal…

Microsoft’s Craig Mundie Joins ISB Board

ISB New Board Members

ISB announced three new board of directors members this morning. The full press release is here. Douglas Howe: Howe is the president and founder of Touchstone Corporation, a Seattle-based commercial real estate company that focuses on the development of urban infill projects and leads…

ISB Brain Research

ISB's Town Hall panel on "Demystifying the Brain."

  ISB held a panel discussion at Town Hall to discuss the complexity of the brain. It was a thought-provoking evening that attracted about 200 attendees. If you can’t see the embedded video, click on this link: Town Hall video Read Karlyn Beer’s column…