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Recent uBiome Press Releases


October 4, 2016 - uBiome’s Laboratory Receives Accreditation by College of American Pathologists (CAP)

September 1, 2016 - uBiome Hires New Vice President of Research and Development: Dr. Audrey Goddard Joins from Genomic Health and Genentech

August 26, 2016 - Preventive Health Pioneer Dr. Michael McNamara Joins uBiome’s Advisory Board

July 21, 2016 - Eminent Harvard Geneticist Professor George Church Joins uBiome Advisory Board

July 12, 2016 - uBiome and University of Oxford Investigate the Relationship Between the Human Microbiome and Personality

June 30, 2016 - uBiome Completely Re-Imagines Microbiome Experimentation with New Launch

June 16, 2016 - uBiome Doubles Research Grant to Award Two Microbiome Researchers up to $100,000 Each

May 13, 2016 - uBiome Announces Over $1 Million in Microbiome Grant Funding to Support National Microbiome Initiative

April 26, 2016 - Plum Organics Chairman, Neil Grimmer, Joins uBiome Advisory Board

April 12, 2016 - uBiome Opens Voting to all Citizen Scientists to Select $100k Microbiome Research Grant Winner

March 15, 2016 - uBiome is World’s First Company to Appoint Citizen-Scientist-in-Residence

March 10, 2016 - Thought-Leading Physician, Dr. David Agus, Signs on to Advise uBiome

February 25, 2016 - Impact of Sleep Disruption on Mental and Physical Well-Being Probed by uBiome, Australia’s CQUniversity, and University of Chicago

February 18, 2016 - uBiome and Health Expert Dr. Robynne Chutkan Want to Refresh Your New Year Microbiome

February 17, 2016 - uBiome Named One of World’s Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Healthcare by Fast Company

February 16, 2016 - What’s That Bug? uBiome Studies Winter Illnesses

January 26, 2016 - Distinguished Gastroenterologist Dr. Michael Docktor, Joins uBiome Advisory Board

January 6, 2016 - uBiome Welcomes Big Data Visionary Dr. Atul Butte to Advisory Board

December 9, 2015 - uBiome Releases Predictive Engine for Over 100 Metabolic Functions Based on Microbiome Data

December 1, 2015 - uBiome Welcomes Alan Greene, MD as First Chief Medical Officer

Decembr 1, 2015 - uBiome and CDC Partner to Study Hospital Acquired Infections

November 25, 2015 - New AngelList Syndicate Provides Opportunity for Investment in Early Stage Microbiome Companies

October 5, 2015 - uBiome Co-Founder Jessica Richman Wins Top Prize At IVY Awards, Finalist In MedTech Innovator 2015

September 9, 2015 - uBiome Extends Reach of Microbiome Testing Through Global Ambassador Program

August 19, 2015 - What Gut Bacteria Can Teach Us About Eating Disorders: uBiome and UNC Launch New Study

August 10, 2015 - uBiome Invites Health Care Providers to Join New Clinical Microbiome Consortium

August 4, 2015 - White House Invites uBiome CEO Jessica Richman to First-Ever Startup Demo Day

July 28, 2015 - What Are ‘Eye Crusties’ Made Of? uBiome Invites Citizen Scientists to Find Out

July 16, 2015 - uBiome Seeks Citizen Scientists to Explore Smoking’s Effect on Mouth Bacteria

July 9, 2015 - uBiome Citizen Science Study Will Look at How Probiotics Affect the Gut

July 7, 2015 - uBiome to Award Grant of up to $100k for Groundbreaking Microbiome Research

June 30, 2015 - uBiome and OpenBiome Partner for Microbiome Study in FMT Patients

June 25, 2015 - uBiome Launches Studies Portal to Support Microbiome Research

May 21, 2015 - uBiome Partners with PicnicHealth on IBD Study

May 7, 2015 - uBiome Seeks Academic Partnerships with the Launch of the uBiome Academic Consortium

April 28, 2015 - uBiome Launches Clinical Laboratory


Recent Press Highlights


June 21, 2016 - Medscape: Citizen Science and Mapping the Microbiome

June 21, 2016 - Fortune: Why Everyone’s Suddenly Talking About Gut Bacteria

May 30, 2016 - New York Magazine: Everything You Need to Know About Poop

April 27, 2016 - Wall Street Journal: A Timely Gut Check

April 25, 2016 - Sharp Heels: 3 Insights on the Importance of Patents and How Women Inventors Made Their Dreams Tangible

April 13, 2016 - Ars Technica: What do you want to know about your microbiome?

April 8, 2016 - Tech Crunch: 13 women leading the life sciences movement in Silicon Valley

March 30, 2016 - Men's Health: 5 Ridiculously Easy Ways To Improve Your Gut Bacteria

March 7, 2016 - Huffington Post: Sleep Deprivation Caused By Jet Lag And Shift Work Could Be Treated Through Your Gut Microbiome

February 26, 2016 - Medscape: Advances in Genomic Medicine 'Unstoppable'

February 23, 2016 - Fast Company: uBiome Ranked #6 for Most Innovative Companies in the Healthcare Category

December 4, 2015 - Fierce Biotech IT: CDC taps uBiome for large-scale microbiome sequencing initiative

November 30, 2015 - Wired: Microbiome Startup uBiome Will Sequence Poop for the CDC

November 24, 2015 - TechCrunch: uBiome's Founders Launch Its Own Microbiome AngelList Syndicate

October 21, 2015 - Wall Street Journal: Jessica Richman Seeks Samples to Crack the Human Microbiome

October 7, 2015 - Popular Science: uBiome Teams Up With Apple To Study Your Gut

October 7, 2015 - Discover Magazine: I Sent a Sample of My Poop to uBiome

October 5, 2015 - BuzzFeed: Get To Know Your Poop Bacteria With This New iPhone App

August 28, 2015 - San Francisco Chronicle, front page: Looking beyond software, venture capitalists turning to biotech

August 19, 2015 - The Daily Beast: Could the Microbiome Cure Eating Disorders?

July 16, 2015 - Popular Science: Do You Smoke? uBiome Wants to Study Your Mouthome

June 24, 2015 - CNN: Upstart 30

June 24, 2015 - MedTech Innovator 2015 Semi-Finalists Announced

March 29, 2015 - Business Insider: 39 of the coolest startups founded by women

January 3, 2015 - Fast Company: What's Lurking In Your Microbiome? Possibly, A Cure For Disease

October 14, 2014 - The CNN 10: Startups To Watch: uBiome


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