Dr. Leroy Hood, USA

Dr. Leroy Hood, USA

Dr. Leroy Hood is the President and Founder of the Institute for Systems Biology and one of the world’s leading scientists in molecular biotechnology and genomics. Dr. Hood is a key player in the Human Genome Project and also played a pioneering role in deciphering the secrets of antibody diversity. He is a member of the National Academy of Sciences, the National Academy of Engineering, and the Institute of Medicine. He was a founding member of Amgen and in 2012, received the US National Medal of Science.

 

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Sessions:

Panel: The Medicine of Tomorrow: With an Eye to the Individual