National Medal of Science Profile of Dr. Lee Hood

February 13, 2013

Here's the profile video of Dr. Lee Hood that was made for the National Medal of Science gala. (If you have trouble seeing this embedded video, visit this link.)

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2012 ISB Highlights

December 31, 2012

Dr. Lee Hood raises a Starbucks to toast his receiving the
National Medal of Science.

2012 was a busy year for ISB! Here's a baker's dozen of highlights from our year. Thank you for your support and happy new year!

MARCH -- Dr. Lee Hood appeared in the NOVA special "Cracking Your Genetic Code." link

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National Academy of Inventors 2012 Charter Fellow: Dr. Lee Hood

December 18, 2012

This is the press release from the National Academy of Inventors:


National Academy of Inventors announces 2012 NAI Charter Fellows

98 academic inventors and innovators elected to high honor

TAMPA, Fla. (Dec. 18, 2012)—The National Academy of Inventors (NAI) has named 98 innovators to NAI Charter Fellow status, representing 54 prestigious research universities and non-profit research institutes.

Together, the new Fellows hold more than 3,200 U.S. patents.

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ISB Receives LEED Platinum Certification for Green Design

April 11, 2012


Stats for ISB's building, which is located in the South Lake Union neighborhood of Seattle.

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New York Times Story About Gates Foundation Office Design Resonates

March 19, 2012


(A commons space at ISB, where the design is open to allow for collaboration.)

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Dr. Leroy Hood Receives Palmaz Award

September 20, 2011


Our president, Dr. Leroy Hood (center), received the BioMed SA's 6th Annual Julio Palmaz Award for Innovation in Healthcare and the Biosciences. To read about the award, visit this link.

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