HealthTell, Inc. is a spin-out company from Arizona State University’s Biodesign Institute. HealthTell was named "Start-up of the Year" at the 2012 Arizona Governor’s Celebration of Innovation. The start-up award is presented to a technology company that has achieved significant business success and technical innovation or scientific achievement in the past year. HealthTell is an early stage start-up company that is developing powerful new tools to help individuals monitor their health status. This technology has already been demonstrated to work for over 30 diverse illnesses, ranging from cancer to infectious disease. The test is simple and inexpensive, and can be performed with only a single drop of blood. Company founders are ASU professors Stephen Albert Johnston and Neal Woodbury, who lead the Biodesign Institute’s Center for Innovations in Medicine.