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National Medal of Science Recipient Predicts Patient-Driven Medicine

February 5, 2013

Among the 12 recipients of the 2012 National Medal of Science honored by President Barack Obama was Leroy (Lee) Hood, MD, PhD, president and cofounder of the Institute for Systems Biology in Seattle, Washington. A White House ceremony was held February 1.

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Sapphire’s ‘CJ’ Warner lauds Dr. Leroy Hood for National Medal of Science

February 5, 2013

AlgaeIndustryMagazine.com

On the occasion of Systems Biology president Dr. Leroy Hood being awarded a National Medal of Science from President Obama at a ceremony in the White House, Sapphire Energy’s CEO and Chairman Cynthia ‘CJ’ Warner made the following statement:

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A complete mass-spectrometric map of the yeast proteome applied to quantitative trait analysis

January 22, 2013

Targeted sensitive SRM proteomics developed in collaboration between ISB and ETH Zurich has enabled for the first time quantitative proteomic measurements to provide Quantitative Trait Loci (QTL) to be analyzed at the protein level between large sets of genetically diverse populations enabling the determination of natural genetic variation and epistatic interactions between loci affecting protein levels of discrete molecular functions and pathways.

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Metallochaperones Regulate Intracellular Copper Levels

January 17, 2013

Authors: W. Lee Pang, Amardeep Kaur, Alexander V. Ratushny, Aleksandar Cvetkovic, Sunil Kumar, Min Pan, Adam Arkin, John D. Aitchison, Michael W. W. Adams, Nitin S. Baliga,

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Targeted Proteomics is Method of the Year

December 29, 2012

Analysis of a preselected group of proteins delivers more precise, quantitative, sensitive data to more biologists. Vivien Marx, of Nature Methods, reports.

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Most fascinating people of 2012

December 28, 2012

By Joe Copeland, Crosscut.com

Seattle biomedical pioneer Dr. Leroy Hood, who is currently president of the Institute for Systems Biology, has been selected to receive the National Science Medal. He and other recipients will receive their awards at a White House ceremony early next year. The news came out late Friday, just before many of us headed off for a holiday weekend.

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Lee Hood: Salesman for Science, Part II

December 27, 2012

By Theral Timpson, mendelspod.com

Podcast brought to you by the upcoming Personalized Medicine World Conference taking place in Mountain View, CA, January 28-29. Over 100 speakers in three tracks will discuss how best to navigate the changing landscape of personalized medicine. Guest: Dr. Lee Hood, Founder, Institute for Systems Biology. Podcast part 1 and part 2.

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Augmented Reality: Visualization Beyond BIM

December 27, 2012

By Grace Duffet, AIA, Perkins+Will --- Often, clients have difficulties visualizing a design element within a space, even when provided with a physical model, 3D renderings, and additional mock-ups.

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Seattle's Leroy Hood recognized for a career of defying skeptics

December 24, 2012

By Valerie Bauman, Puget Sound Business Journal

Seattle-based scientist Dr. Leroy Hood spent much of his career working under a shadow of skepticism – but he’s pretty much fine with that.

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