David Agus

Professor of Medicine and Engineering, University of Southern California; Co-Founder, Navigenics; Author, The End of Illness

David Agus is a professor of medicine and engineering at the University of Southern California, where he leads USC’s Westside Cancer Center and Center for Applied Molecular Medicine. He is one of the world’s leading cancer doctors and most pioneering biomedical researchers, and has received much acclaim for his innovations in medicine and contributions to new technologies. Agus co-founded two personalized medicine companies, Navigenics and Applied Proteomics, and has written two books: The End of Illness and A Short Guide to a Long Life, both New York Times best-sellers. He also serves as a CBS News contributor.

Videos/Audio of David Agus

Understanding the “blueprint of life” is the key to applying technology to biology. Computing power and DNA sequencing... See more
Maintaining an edge is one thing, but letting our edge in innovation dull has repercussions for the amount of food we... See more
Building on his #1 New York Times best-selling book The End of Illness, David Agus will show us how shifting our... See more
For thousands of years, people have battled cancer in myriad forms. Today we still toil to triumph over the disease.... See more
What are the regulatory and ethical issues, hopes, and economics of using cutting-edge technology to guide the... See more
Doctor David Agus and Nobel Laureate physicist Murray Gell-Mann discuss a new approach to cancer.  See more