Franchise Partnering Details
Business type: uBiome
uBiome is the leading microbial genomics company. We are pioneering a new era of microbiome-based precision medicine. We allow doctors, patients, and citizen scientists to learn about the human microbiome with unprecedented accuracy and speed. uBiome was founded in 2012 by Stanford-, Oxford-, and UCSF-educated researchers. Our Scientific Advisory Board includes Dr. Joseph DeRisi (MacArthur Genius and UCSF professor), Dr. Atul Butte (head of the Institute for Computational Health Sciences at UCSF), Dr. Joel Palefsky (leading HPV expert at UCSF), Dr. George Church (leading geneticist at Harvard University), and many other leading scientists. uBiome is funded by Y Combinator, Andreessen Horowitz, 8VC, and other leading investors. uBiome has been the recipient of numerous awards, including the Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Healthcare (Fast Company), Top Prize at the IVY Awards, and CNN 10: Startups To Watch.