Leroy (Lee) Hood MD, PhD

Institute Systems Biology , University of Washington School of Medicine


The Hood group is integrating biology, technology and computation to create a predictive, personalized, preventive and participatory approach to medicine. His projects center on cancer biology of prostate, glioblastoma and lung cancers, systems approach to prion disease in glioblastoma mouse models, new strategies for obtaining blood biomarkers, and a systems approach to diagnosis and stratification of disease.


University of Washington School of Medicine Bioengineering, Computer Science, and Immunology Affiliate Professor
Institute Systems Biology President and Co-Founder