Jonathan Rothberg

Scientist

2011

Dr. Jonathan Rothberg is a scientist and entrepreneur who was awarded the National Medal of Technology and Innovation, the nation’s highest honor for technological achievement, by President Obama for inventing and commercializing high-speed DNA sequencing. He is the founder of multiple life science and medical device companies including CuraGen, 454 Life Sciences, Ion Torrent, RainDance Technologies, ClariFI, Hyperfine Research, Quantum-Si, AI Therapeutics, Butterfly Network, 4Catalyzer, and 4Bionics.