Leroy Hood

Co-Founder at Institute for Systems Biology

Leroy Hood

Leroy Hood

Co-Founder at Institute for Systems Biology

Overview
Career Highlights

ISB Accelerator Corp.
Indi Molecular, Inc.
P4 Medicine Institute

RelSci Relationships

6618

Number of Boards

7

Birthday

10/10/1938 - Missoula, MT, United States

Age

82

Number of Awards

7

Interests

Fitness, Kayaking, Cross Country Skiing, Climbing, Reading

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Co-Founder at Indi Molecular, Inc.

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Chief Executive Officer at Integrative Diagnostics, Inc.

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Co-Founder at CODONiS, Inc.

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Scientific Founder at Editas Medicine, Inc.

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Senior Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer at Accelerator Services Corp.

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Co-Founder at Innoviva, Inc.

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Non-Resident Fellow at The Salk Institute for Biological Studies

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Managing Director at ARCH Venture Partners

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Chief Executive Officer at Eikon Therapeutics, Inc.

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Former President & Chief Executive Officer at Life Science Washington

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Leroy Hood
Co-Founder at Institute for Systems Biology
Education
D.Sc
Class of 1999

Bates College is a private liberal arts college located in Lewiston, Maine, in the United States. The college was founded in 1855 by abolitionists. Bates College is one of the first colleges in the United States to be coeducational from establishment, and is also the oldest continuously operating coeducational institution in New England. Originally a Free Will Baptist institution, Bates is now a nonsectarian institution

MD
Class of 1964

The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (JHUSOM), located in Baltimore, Maryland, U.S., is the academic medical teaching and research arm of Johns Hopkins University. Johns Hopkins has consistently been among the nation's top medical schools in the number of research grants awarded by the National Institutes of Health.

Ph.D., Biochemistry

California Institute of Technology provides education focusing on science, engineering, academia, business, and public service. The company was founded in 1891 and it is headquartered in Pasadena, CA.

Memberships
Member
Current

The National Academy of Sciences (NAS) formed the Committee on International Security and Arms Control (CISAC) in 1980 as a permanent committee to bring the resources of the Academy to bear on critical problems of international security and arms control. CISAC, in the Policy and Global Affairs Division, draws from the nation’s finest scientific, technical, engineering and medical talent to advise the government, contribute to the work of non-governmental organizations, and inform the public about scientific and technical issues related to international security and arms control. CISAC’s work benefits from a rotating membership of distinguished scientists, policy and military experts. The Committee carries out its mandate through a variety of activities that receive financial support from public and private sponsors.

Fellow
Current

Founded in 1780, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences is an independent policy research center that conducts multidisciplinary studies of complex and emerging problems. The Academy’s elected members are leaders in the academic disciplines, the arts, business, and public affairs. With a current membership of 4,000 American Fellows and 600 Foreign Honorary Members, the Academy has four major goals: Promoting service and study through analysis of critical social and intellectual issues and the development of practical policy alternatives; Fostering public engagement and the exchange of ideas with meetings, conferences, and symposia bringing diverse perspectives to the examination of issues of common concern; Mentoring a new generation of scholars and thinkers through the Visiting Scholars Program and Hellman Fellowship Program; Honoring excellence by electing to membership men and women in a broad range of disciplines and professions. Click here to learn about our new members. The Academy's headquarters are in Cambridge, Massachusetts. With its geographically diverse membership, it conducts activities in this country and abroad

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Current

American Philosophical Society is a nonprofit company headquartered in Philadelphia, PA. The firm operates scholarly organization that promotes knowledge in the sciences and humanities.The company says this about itself: The American Philosophical Society, the oldest learned society in the United States, was founded in 1743 by Benjamin Franklin for the purpose of \"promoting useful knowledge.\" In the 21st century the Society sustains this mission in three principal ways. It honors and engages distinguished scientists, humanists, social scientists, and leaders in civic and cultural affairs through elected membership and opportunities for interdisciplinary, intellectual fellowship, particularly in the semi-annual Meetings in Philadelphia. It supports research and discovery through grants and fellowships, lectures, publications, prizes, exhibitions, and public education. It serves scholars through a research library of manuscripts and other collections internationally recognized for their enduring historic value. The American Philosophical Society's current activities reflect the founder's spirit of inquiry, provide a forum for the free exchange of ideas, and convey the conviction of its members that intellectual dialogue and critical thought are inherently in the public interest. The Society will celebrate its 275th anniversary in 2018 with Greenhouse as its President.

Career History
Co-Founder
2013 - Current

Indi Molecular, Inc. is a life sciences company that develops a synthetic class of diagnostic and therapeutic agents with antibody-like properties: protein-catalyzed capture agents. It offers products used by physicians and patients to manage complex and serious diseases like cancer, diabetes, and Alzheimer's. The company was founded by Michael Phelps, Albert A. Luderer, Leroy E. Hood, and Jim Heath in 2013 and is headquartered in Culver City, CA.

Co-Founder
2010 - Current
Co-Founder
2000 - Current

The Institute for Systems Biology operates as a nonprofit biomedical research organization. It develops a systems approach to characterize, predict, and manipulate state transitions in biological system. The company was founded by Leroy E. Hood, Ruedi Aebersold and Alan Aderem in 2000 and is headquartered in Seattle, WA.

Boards & Committees
Director
2013 - Current

Indi Molecular, Inc. is a life sciences company that develops a synthetic class of diagnostic and therapeutic agents with antibody-like properties: protein-catalyzed capture agents. It offers products used by physicians and patients to manage complex and serious diseases like cancer, diabetes, and Alzheimer's. The company was founded by Michael Phelps, Albert A. Luderer, Leroy E. Hood, and Jim Heath in 2013 and is headquartered in Culver City, CA.

Member, Board of Directors
2001 - Current

Omeros Corp. operates as a biopharmaceutical company. The firm engages in the discovery, development, and commercializing of both small-molecule and protein therapeutics for large market. It also offers orphan indications targeting inflammation, coagulopathies, and disorders of the central nervous system. The company was founded by Gregory A. Demopulos and Pamela Pierce Palmer on June 16, 1994 and is headquartered in Seattle, WA.

Chairman, Board of Directors
Current
Member, Board of Directors
2000 - Current

The Institute for Systems Biology operates as a nonprofit biomedical research organization. It develops a systems approach to characterize, predict, and manipulate state transitions in biological system. The company was founded by Leroy E. Hood, Ruedi Aebersold and Alan Aderem in 2000 and is headquartered in Seattle, WA.

Director
Current

Center For The Advancement of Science In Space is an American nonprofit company located in Rockledge, FL, with domestic subsidiaries. The firm engages in discoveries of health and wellbeing of people on earth.The company says this about itself: The Center for Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS) is the non-profit organization selected to manage the ISS National Laboratory with a focus on enabling a new era of space research to improve life on Earth. In this innovative role, CASIS promotes and brokers a diverse range of research in life sciences, physical sciences, remote sensing, technology development, and education. Since 2011, the ISS National Lab portfolio has included hundreds of novel research projects spanning multiple scientific disciplines, all with the intention of benefitting life on Earth. Working together with NASA, CASIS aims to advance the nation’s leadership in commercial space, pursue groundbreaking science not possible on Earth, and leverage the space station to inspire the next generation.

Member, Board of Directors
Current

The Seattle Science Foundation provides a venue for medical professionals to collaborate in a neutral setting.

Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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$1,000 - $10K
2014

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$2,500 - $4,999
2013

NATIONAL ACADEMY OF ENGINEERING FUND (NAEF) SUPPORTS THE ACTIVITIES OF (SEE SCHEDULE O)THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF ENGINEERING (NAE).

$1,000 - $2,499
2010

NATIONAL ACADEMY OF ENGINEERING FUND (NAEF) SUPPORTS THE ACTIVITIES OF (SEE SCHEDULE O)THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF ENGINEERING (NAE).

Political Donations
$950
2011

Senator from Washington

$1,000
2011

Senator from Washington

$1,000
2010

Senior Policy Advisor at Van Ness Feldman LLP

Investments
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Arivale, Inc. provides wellness services to individuals. It offers individuals with a scientific path to optimize wellness and avoid diseases. The firm's services engages in analyzing various areas of an individual body, such as genome, blood and saliva, gut microbiome, and lifestyle, as well as provides them with actionable recommendations on optimizing their wellness. The company was founded by Clayton W. Lewis, Lee Hood and Nathan Price in 2013 and is headquartered in Seattle, WA.

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Indi Molecular, Inc. is a life sciences company that develops a synthetic class of diagnostic and therapeutic agents with antibody-like properties: protein-catalyzed capture agents. It offers products used by physicians and patients to manage complex and serious diseases like cancer, diabetes, and Alzheimer's. The company was founded by Michael Phelps, Albert A. Luderer, Leroy E. Hood, and Jim Heath in 2013 and is headquartered in Culver City, CA.

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Integrated Diagnostics, Inc. operates as a molecular diagnostics firm. It develops diagnostics and measurement technologies that has a capability of measuring biomarkers for diagnosis and management of complex diseases. The company was founded by Jim Heath, David J. Galas, Leroy E. Hood, and Paul Edward Kearney and is headquartered Seattle, WA.

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Awards & Honors
2007
National Inventors Hall of Fame
2006
Heinz Award for Technology, the Economy and Employment
2004
Biotechnology Heritage Award
Events
Speaker
Los Angeles, CA, United States
2005 Milken Institute Global Conference

The 2005 Milken Institute Global Conference brings together some of the most extraordinary people in the world - from entrepreneurs and executives to philanthropists, scientists and Nobel laureates. Together they explore solutions to today's most pressing social, political and economic challenges.

Other Affiliations

Leroy Hood is affiliated with Indi Molecular, Inc., P4 Medicine Institute, Institute for Systems Biology, Accelerator Services Corp., The Darwin Corp., Providence Health & Services, Arivale, Inc., Integrative Diagnostics, Inc., MacroGenics, Inc., University of Washington, Amgen, Inc., Rosetta Inpharmatics LLC, Systemix, Inc., Applied Biosystems, Inc., Darwin Molecular Technologies, Inc., ISB Accelerator Corp., Science Foundation Arizona, OVP Venture Partners, InterWest Partners, LLC, California Institute of Technology, Darwin Resources, Inc., Rosetta Genomics Ltd., UW Medicine, Indi Molecular, Inc., Omeros Corp., P4 Medicine Institute, Fabric Genomics, Inc., Sophia Genetics SA, Accelerator Services Corp., Modular Genetics, Inc., NextBio Corp., InterWest Partners, LLC, NABsys, Inc., Integrative Diagnostics, Inc., NimbleGen Systems, Inc., Lynx Therapeutics, Inc., Icoria, Inc., Arivale, Inc., Siemens Molecular Imaging, Inc., PrimeraDx, Inc., Integrative Diagnostics, Inc., Allozyne, Inc., Iverson Genetic Diagnostics, Inc., Complete Genomics, Inc., Sapphire Energy, Inc., Genomatica, Inc., Intelligent Medical Devices, Inc., Geospiza, Inc., FUJIFILM Cellular Dynamics, Inc., Institute for Systems Biology, The Center for the Advancement of Science In Space, Inc., Seattle Science Foundation, tranSMART Foundation, University of Washington, La Jolla Institute for Immunology, American Academy of Arts & Sciences, Science Foundation Arizona, National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering

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