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How to Bridge Traditional Chinese and Western Medicines

Leroy Hood, Ph.D. discusses the important role of the systems approach that uses new strategies, technologies, and computational tools, which, together, may hold the key to successfully blending traditional Chinese medicine and Western medicine.


Dr. Hood, named by Time magazine as one of the top ten biologists in the world, is the founder of the Institute for Systems Biology in Seattle. He is a member of the Academy of Sciences, Academy of Engineering, as well as the Institute of Medicine.

Original Paper by Dr. Hood: Systems Biology and New Technologies Enable Predictive and Preventative Medicine


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