The Radical Idea of Avoiding Sickness

Leroy Hood, pioneer of systems biology, is trying to upend medicine with a service that tests everything about you.

David Ewing Duncan
Oct 5, 2017 · 7 min read
Leroy Hood believes Arivale could bring about his vision of making medicine “predictive, preventive, personalized, and participatory.” (Photo courtesy of Arivale)
A snapshot of the author’s Arivale dashboard.

President Obama awards the National Medal of Science to Leroy Hood in 2013. (Associated Press)

NEO.LIFE

Making sense of the Neobiological Revolution.

David Ewing Duncan

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Life science writer, latest book: Talking to Robots; Wired, Vanity Fair, Tech Review, Atlantic, NPR, NEO.LIFE; CEO Arc Fusion www.davidewingduncan.com

NEO.LIFE

NEO.LIFE

Making sense of the Neobiological Revolution.