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5 questions for Lee Hood →

ISB Co-founder Dr. Lee Hood talks about his vision for “big data-driven health” and how it could revolutionize the healthcare industry, the psychological impact of longer lifespans for humans, and the earthquake AI has caused in health.


Posted on July 28, 2023

The Future of Medicine, with Dr. Leroy Hood and Dr. Nathan Price →

Can chronic disease be prevented with data clouds, AI, genome testing and more? Can we add 50 years to our lives? Doctors Leroy Hood and Nathan Price outline what medicine will look like in the next 5 years - including the bright future of treatments for Alzheimer’s, cancer, and heart disease.

Jillian Michaels | Keeping it Real Podcast

Posted on July 17, 2023

Dr. Lee Hood & Dr. Nathan Price →

Lee Hood and Nathan Price spoke with podcast hosts Robb Wilson and Josh Tyson about how AI and scientific thinking intersect with preventive medicine and longevity.

Invisible Machines Podcast

Posted on July 13, 2023

Lee Hood Wants To Show You How To Live for a Really, Really Long Time →

Popular Mechanics interviewed ISB Co-founder and Professor Dr. Lee Hood for an article titled “Leroy Hood Wants To Show You How To Live for a Really, Really Long Time.” The story features Hood’s big-data approach and a focus on disease prevention – all in the quest to help us live longer.

Popular Mechanics

Posted on June 27, 2023

The future of medicine: What you need to know →

In this wide ranging podcast interview, Lee Hood and Nathan Price discussed why we age and die, sick care vs. healthcare, chronological age, the gut microbiome, and much more.

The Michael Shermer Show

Posted on June 20, 2023

Are all calories created equal? Your gut microbes don’t think so →

Reporter Anahad O’Connor cited ISB Associate Professor and microbiome specialist Dr. Sean Gibbons. Gibbons comments on a study he wasn’t involved with, saying it is interesting as it indicates people can lose body weight and body fat by switching to a diet that targets their gut microbiomes, even without exercising more or cutting back on calories.

The Washington Post

Posted on June 13, 2023

Lee Hood and Nathan Price on the future of medicine →

Dax Shepard and Monica Padman interview Drs. Lee Hood and Nathan Price about their book, “The Age of Scientific Wellness,” and discuss how AI is changing the medical industry, how infectious disease has impacted our world, and more.

Armchair Expert podcast

Posted on June 8, 2023

Could AI replace your doctor? →

Drs. Lee Hood and Nathan Price are interviewed to discuss how artificial intelligence can drastically change the medical patient experience.

Katie Couric Media

Posted on May 10, 2023

The AI will see you now →

The Wall Street Journal published an essay adapted from “The Age of Scientific Wellness,” a book authored by Drs. Lee Hood and Nathan Price.

The Wall Street Journal

Posted on April 7, 2023

Living with someone changes your microbiome, new research shows →

Associate Professor Sean Gibbons was interviewed for a story detailing that bacteria of the microbiome are transmitted between many individuals, not just infants and their mothers, in ways that can’t be explained by their shared diet or geography.

Posted on April 4, 2023

Blood Markers Reveal Hidden Clues to PTSD Diagnosis and Treatment →

Research by Inyoul Lee, Kai Wang and Lee Hood, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, and other collaborators show that people who are currently suffering or face a high risk of post-traumatic stress disorder show particular patterns in four biomarkers measurable with a simple blood test.


Posted on March 29, 2023

The future of medicine is personalized, predictive and in your hands →

On this podcast episode, Lee Hood and Nathan Price discuss their book, “The Age of Scientific Wellness,” the role of AI in improvising human lifespan, immunotherapy, NMN, gene editing, Alzheimer’s disease, and several other topics.

The James Altucher Show

Posted on March 23, 2023