$89 uBiome Gut Kit
The uBiome Gut Kit helps you learn about what lives in your gut. Explore your inner universe and learn about the trillions of bacteria that live inside of you. Learn the answers to these questions and more:
- Are people on the Paleo Diet healthier?
- How does your gut differ from a vegetarian or meat-eater?
- (New) How well does your gut metabolize carbohydrates, caffeine, and others?
- (New) What is your bacterial diversity?
Sample more than once and learn how your gut responds to diet and lifestyle changes over time. There's so much to learn!
How it works
Sample your bacteria
We'll send you a home sampling kit that takes less than 2 minutes to use (and is not gross). It's super easy!
Cutting Edge DNA Sequencing
Our lab uses cutting-edge DNA sequencing to identify your bacteria using science from Harvard, Stanford, and UCSF.
Be a citizen scientist
Explore your inner world. What's in and on your body? Is it Streptoccus? Clostridia? The elusive Marvinbryantia?
Why should I test my microbiome?
- Learn which bacteria live in your gut.
- Understand how your bacteria compare to different types of people.
- Help advance the science of the microbiome as a citizen scientist.
- Find out how well your gut bacteria metabolizes carbohydrates, caffeine, and over 100 other functions.
- Use the data to see how changes in your diet affect you.
- Come on, you know you love your bacteria...
"I'm having my microbiome tested with uBiome. It's the future.”
Tim Ferriss, Author and investor
"Understanding the interactions between our microbiome, environment and health can revolutionize how we approach medicine."
Meghana Gadgil, MD
"uBiome is offering a never before available look into the billions of microbiota that effect the way your body functions. This kind of information will allow us to be healthier and happier in ways we never imagined possible."
Ari Meisel, Author and entrepreneur