Michael Snyder

Dr. Michael Snyder is the director for the Center for Genomics and Personalized Medicine at Stanford and a pioneer and advocate of "deep profiling." Deep profiling seeks to apply intelligent analysis to large data sets to yield specialized clinical insight, ranging from common consumer-grade wearables like Apple Watches to whole-body MRI, continuous glucose monitoring, and metabolomics.

In this episode, we discuss:

  • (00:00) Introduction to Dr. Michael Snyder
  • (12:51) Continuous glucose monitor use in people without diabetes
  • (31:04) A smartwatch helped diagnose Dr. Snyder's Lyme disease
  • (34:00) Predicting other illnesses with smartwatches
  • (40:41) Detecting airborne pollutants in the exosome 
  • (51:04) Genetics and metabolism tell us our Ageotypes
  • (58:05) Exercise is most important for longevity
  • (01:03:11) Dr. Snyder's lifestyle habits

If you’re interested in learning more, you can read the full show notes.

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