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                  Recent press releases

                  January 23, 2019?–?uBiome Awards Grant to the University of the West Indies to Study Gut Microbiota in Childhood Asthma

                  January 21, 2019?–?uBiome Awards Grant to Monash University in Malaysia to Explore Microbiomes of Indigenous and Hunter-Gatherer Communities

                  January 17, 2019?–?uBiome Awards Grant to University of Northern Colorado to Study the Effect of Kefir on Inflammation in Cancer Survivors

                  January 16, 2019?–?uBiome Launches Research Collaboration with to Potentially Predict Optimal Supplements for Crohn’s Disease

                  January 15, 2019?–?uBiome Appoints Dr. Purna Kashyap, MBBS, Mayo Clinic Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist, to its Advisory Board

                  January 11, 2019?–?uBiome Appoints Dr. Mahboobeh Mahdavinia, MD, PhD, Nasal Microbiome Researcher, to its Medical Advisory Board

                  January 10, 2019?–?uBiome to Host Microbiome Conference in Davos-Kloster, Switzerland in January

                  January 10, 2019?–?uBiome Appoints Dr. Anders Cervin, MD, Acclaimed ENT and Sinonasal Disease Researcher, to its Medical Advisory Board

                  January 09, 2019?–?uBiome Releases New Explorer? Story to Help Consumers Understand Sleep Quality

                  January 07, 2019?–?uBiome Releases New Explorer? Story for Alcohol Metabolism

                  January 03, 2019?–?uBiome Completes ISO 15189 Assessment, Internationally-Recognized Clinical Testing Accreditation

                  January 02, 2019?–?uBiome Announces Launch of SmartFlu?, the First Doctor-Ordered, At-Home Cold anuBiome Receives Patent for Diagnostics and Therapeutics for Autoimmune Disorders

                  December 31, 2018?–?uBiome Announces Launch of SmartFlu?, the First Doctor-Ordered, At-Home Cold and Flu Screening Test

                  December 28, 2018?–?uBiome Receives Patent for Diagnostics and Therapeutics for Endocrine System Conditions

                  December 27, 2018?–?uBiome to Host Second Annual Microbiome Conference at JP Morgan 37th Annual Healthcare Conference

                  December 26, 2018?–?uBiome Receives Patent for Diagnostics and Therapeutics for Microbiome Functional Features

                  December 24, 2018?–?uBiome Awards Grant to Florida State University to Study Effect of Dietary Intervention on Bone Health in Men

                  December 21, 2018?–?uBiome Receives Patent for Diagnostics and Therapeutics for Cardiovascular Disease Conditions

                  December 20, 2018?–?uBiome Appoints Dr. Jana Jandova, PhD, Assistant Scientific Investigator of Otolaryngology at the University of Arizona, to its Scientific Advisory Board

                  December 19, 2018?–?uBiome to Host First Annual Microbiome Conference in Summer 2019

                  December 18, 2018?–?uBiome Receives Patent for Diagnostics and Therapeutics for Neurological Health Issues

                  December 14, 2018?–?uBiome Receives Patent for Microbiome-Derived Diagnostics and Therapeutics for Immune-Microbial Dysfunction

                  December 12, 2018?–?uBiome Receives Patent for New Method of Microbiome Analysis, from Sample Preparation to Data Generation and Results

                  December 11, 2018?–?uBiome Awards Grant to Morgan State University and Non-Profit Green and Healthy Homes Initiative to Study Effects of Environmental Molds on Microbial Diversity

                  December 04, 2018?–?uBiome Announces First Stage of Companion Diagnostic Development in Collaboration with Puma Biotechnology, Inc.

                  December 03, 2018?–?uBiome Appoints Dr. Amir Zarrinpar, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor in the Division of Gastroenterology at UC San Diego, to its Medical Advisory Board

                  November 29, 2018?–?uBiome Appoints Dr. Wendy Garrett, MD, PhD, Gastrointestinal Immunologist and Oncologist, to its Medical Advisory Board

                  November 28, 2018?–?uBiome Awards Grant to MEBO Research, a Public Charity, to Study the Dynamic of Gut Microbiota in Idiopathic Malodor Production

                  November 26, 2018?–?uBiome Appoints Dr. Brandon Wuerth, MD, Founder of IBDwatch, to its Medical Advisory Board

                  November 23, 2018?–?uBiome Appoints Dr. Emeran Mayer, MD, World-Renowned Gastroenterologist and Neuroscientist, to its Medical Advisory Board

                  November 21, 2018?–?uBiome Appoints Dr. Cindy Geyer, MD, Faculty Member at the Center for Mind-Body Medicine, to its Medical Advisory Board

                  November 20, 2018?–?uBiome Awards Grant to The Ohio State University to Study Microbiome Composition in Perinatal Women and Their Infants

                  November 16, 2018?–?uBiome Awards Groundbreaking Grant to University of Denver to Study the Role of the Microbiome in Perinatal Depression

                  November 15, 2018?–?uBiome Awards Grant to Team of Urology Researchers at UCLA to Investigate Dietary Intervention in Prostate Cancer

                  November 14, 2018?–?uBiome Appoints Dr. Jill Carnahan, MD, Functional Medicine Expert, to its Medical Advisory Board

                  November 13, 2018?–?uBiome Awards Groundbreaking Grant to Investigators at NYU Winthrop Hospital to Study Gut Dysbiosis Signatures in Multiple Myeloma Patients

                  November 12, 2018?–?uBiome Appoints Dr. Sharon Donovan, PhD, RD, President of the International Society for Research on Human Milk and Lactation, to its Scientific Advisory Board

                  November 09, 2018?–?uBiome Awards Grant to University of Alicante Researchers to Study Influence of Diet on Gut Microbiome and Sports Performance

                  November 08, 2018?–?uBiome Appoints Dr. Pablo Valenzuela, PhD, World-Renowned Biochemist and Entrepreneur, to its Scientific Advisory Board

                  November 05, 2018?–?uBiome Appoints Dr. Corrie Moreau, PhD, Director of the Integrative Research Center at the Field Museum of Natural History, to its Scientific Advisory Board

                  November 01, 2018?–?uBiome Appoints Dr. Christian Jobin, PhD, Co-leader of Cancer Therapeutics & Host Response at University of Florida Cancer Center, to its Scientific Advisory Board

                  October 31, 2018?–?uBiome Appoints Dr. Marie-Claire Arrieta, PhD, Microbiologist and Science Writer, to its Scientific Advisory Board

                  October 26, 2018?–?uBiome Appoints Dr. Donnica Moore, MD, Women’s Health Expert and Advocate, to its Medical Advisory Board

                  October 24, 2018?–?uBiome Appoints Dr. Katie Pollard, PhD, Director of the Gladstone Institute of Data Science and Biotechnology, to its Scientific Advisory Board

                  October 23, 2018?–?uBiome Appoints Kathie Swift, MS, RDN, FAND, Co-founder of the Integrative and Functional Nutrition Academy, to its Scientific Advisory Board

                  October 22, 2018?–?uBiome Appoints Dr. Philip Bourne, PhD, Director of the Data Science Institute at the University of Virginia, to its Scientific Advisory Board

                  October 19, 2018?–?uBiome Appoints Dr. Whitney Bowe, MD, Esteemed Dermatologist, to its Medical Advisory Board

                  October 18, 2018?–?uBiome Appoints Dr. Peter Turnbaugh, PhD, Associate Professor of Microbiology and Immunology at University of California San Francisco, to its Scientific Advisory Board

                  October 17, 2018?–?uBiome Appoints Dr. Srinivasa Reddy, PhD, Professor of Medicine and Molecular & Medical Pharmacology at UCLA, to its Scientific Advisory Board

                  October 16, 2018?–?uBiome Appoints Dr. Isabel Moreno-Indias, PhD, Senior Researcher of Cellular and Molecular Endocrinology, to its Scientific Advisory Board

                  October 15, 2018?–?uBiome Appoints Dr. Steven Medwell, MD, Distinguished Colorectal Surgeon, to its Medical Advisory Board

                  October 12, 2018?–?uBiome Appoints Dr. Liz Lipski, PhD, CNS, Academic Director of Nutrition and Integrative Health, to its Scientific Advisory Board

                  October 12, 2018?–?uBiome Launches Innovation Challenge to Advance Microbiome Clinical Outcomes Research

                  October 10, 2018?–?uBiome, the Leader in Microbial Genomics, Launches Research Collaboration with PlateJoy to Assess the Connection between Weight and Gut Health

                  October 04, 2018?–?uBiome Appoints Dr. Leo Treyzon, Acclaimed Gastroenterologist & Clinical Nutrition Specialist, to its Medical Advisory Board

                  October 02, 2018?–?uBiome Awards Grant to Harvard Medical School to Study Exceptional Responders to Cancer Treatment

                  September 21, 2018?–?uBiome Announces Expansion into Microbiome-Based Therapeutics, Appoints Pharmaceutical Veteran Joseph Jimenez to Board of Directors

                  September 21, 2018?–?uBiome Announces $83 Million Series C Financing

                  June 29, 2018?–?uBiome Appoints Dr. Tiffany Lester, Medical Director of Parsley Health, San Francisco to its Medical Advisory Board

                  June 26, 2018?–?uBiome Appoints Dr. Joel Kahn, Founder of the Kahn Center for Cardiac Longevity, to its Medical Advisory Board

                  June 21, 2018?–?uBiome Awarded as Technology Pioneer by World Economic Forum

                  June 07, 2018?–?uBiome Appoints Acclaimed Researcher Dr. Elaine Hsiao, PhD, to its Scientific Advisory Board

                  June 01, 2018?–?uBiome Sponsors Second Annual Yog-a-Wish Event to Benefit the Make-a-Wish? Foundation

                  May 08, 2018?–?uBiome Introduces ExplorerPlus? at Inaugural HLTH Conference

                  May 07, 2018?–?uBiome Co-Founder and CEO to Speak on Panel at Inaugural HLTH Conference

                  May 03, 2018?–?uBiome Appoints Dr. Felice Gersh, OB/GYN and Internal Medicine Specialist, to its Scientific Advisory Board

                  April 30, 2018?–?uBiome Appoints Renowned Infectious Disease Epidemiologist, Dr. Jennifer Balkus, to its Scientific Advisory Board

                  April 27, 2018?–?uBiome Appoints Nutrition Expert, Danielle Capalino, MSPH, RD to its Scientific Advisory Board

                  April 26, 2018?–?uBiome Sponsors Annual Fundraising Walk, SF Take Steps, to Support the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation

                  April 13, 2018?–?Brigham Young University Professors Publish Microbiome Study Results, Showing uBiome Explorer? Kits Enhance Student Engagement in Undergraduate Science Courses

                  March 13, 2018?–?uBiome, Leader in Microbial Genomics, Named One of the Most Innovative Companies of 2018 by Fast Company

                  February 06, 2018?–?uBiome, the Leader in Microbial Genomics, Launches New Research Study Allowing SmartGut? Patients to Assess the Impact of Diet and Lifestyle on Gut Conditions

                  January 31, 2018?–?uBiome Launches ExplorerPlus? Metagenomic Sequencing-Based Product that Includes Viruses, Fungi, and Functional Genes, as well as Bacteria and Archaea

                  January 29, 2018?–?uBiome, Microbial Genomics Pioneer, Launches World’s First Microbiome Counselor? Program

                  January 26, 2018?–?uBiome, the Leader in Microbial Genomics, Launches SmartGut and SmartJane Microbiome Test Kits in Canada

                  January 17, 2018?–?New Article Published in British Journal of Pharmacology Reviews How the Human Gut Microbiome Processes Food and Medicine

                  January 05, 2018?–?uBiome to Present at the 36th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference

                  December 26, 2017?–?Submitted Publication from uBiome Examines the Use of Vaginal Self-Sampling and Its Potential Positive Impact on HPV Screening Worldwide

                  November 14, 2017?–?uBiome Launches SmartJane? – Revolutionary Test for Women’s Health

                  August 8, 2017?–?uBiome Grant Will Enable UCSF Scientist to Explore ‘Spit Test’ to Predict Blood Infections in Young Bone Marrow Transplant Patients

                  July 12, 2017?–?uBiome and Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine to Study Pathogen Transmission in Geriatric Communities

                  May 3, 2017?–?uBiome Publishes Peer-Reviewed Scientific Paper in PLOS ONE on First Version of Technology for Gut Health Screening Test

                  February 14, 2017?–?Study on How Marital Stress May Affect the Gut Microbiome with uBiome Microbiome Impact Grant

                  February 10, 2017?–?uBiome Announces SmartBiome ID?: Sample-Agnostic Pathogen Detection Platform

                  February 8, 2017?–?Boston Children’s Hospital and uBiome to Investigate Premature Births

                  January 26, 2017?–?Stanford Medicine and uBiome Investigate Relationship Between Gut Bacteria and Diabetes

                  January 18, 2017?–?Dutch Journal of Medical Microbiology Publishes uBiome Science Editor’s Most Recent Microbiome Paper

                  January 11, 2017?–?Self-Experimenting Scientist Receives uBiome Grant to Investigate Consequences of Long-Term Antibiotic Use for Skin Conditions

                  January 5, 2017?–?uBiome Appoints Boston Children’s Hospital Genomics Expert, Dr. Olaf Bodamer, to its Advisory Board

                  December 22, 2016?–?UCSF Researcher to Investigate Diabetes and the Microbiome in Filipino Populations with uBiome Microbiome Impact Grant

                  December 8, 2016?–?uBiome Joins Google, SpaceX, and Oculus as 2016 World Technology Award Finalist

                  December 7, 2016?–?uBiome Announces SmartBiome?, a Novel Comprehensive Metagenomic Deep Sequencing Research Platform

                  December 3, 2016?–?uBiome Awards Microbiome Impact Grant to Explore Effects of Heavy Drinking and Smoking on Oral Microbiome

                  November 30, 2016?–?Huffington’s Thrive Global Pop-Up Store Showcases uBiome Gut Explorer Kits for the Microbiome

                  November 11, 2016?–?uBiome CEO Dr. Jessica Richman to Deliver Opening Keynote at American Medical Informatics Association Symposium

                  November 8, 2016?–?Stanford Microbiome Pioneer Elisabeth Bik Becomes New Science Editor at uBiome

                  November 3, 2016?–?uBiome Reveals Details of Clinical Screening Test for Gut Health

                  November?1, 2016?–?uBiome Announces World’s First Sequencing-Based Clinical Microbiome Test

                  October 31, 2016?–?uBiome CEO Jessica Richman Joins Sean Parker, Maria Shriver, Arianna Huffington and Others, Speaking at Fortune Brainstorm HEALTH

                  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

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

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

                  Recent media highlights

                  July 18, 2017 –?ELLE Magazine:?Women in Tech: Star Tech Voyagers

                  May 23, 2017 –?The Scientist: Companies Pursue Diagnostics that Mine the Microbiome

                  January 10, 2017 –?Nature Biotechnology: Gut microbiome profiling tests propelled by customer demand

                  November 29, 2016 –?Fast Company: The “Internet Of Food,” DNA Testing, And The Quest For The Perfect Diet

                  November 12, 2016 –?Natural News: Startup will ‘DNA test’ your poop to analyze your gut health

                  November 9, 2016 –?MedCity News: Are we ready for consumer microbiome testing?

                  November 2, 2016 –?Fortune: Why Gut Bacteria Are Having a Moment

                  November 2, 2016 –?IBD News Today: uBiome CEO Headlined Fortune Magazine’s Brainstorm HEALTH event

                  November 1, 2016 –?FierceBiotech: uBiome launches gut microbiome sequencing test, reels in Series B

                  November 1, 2016 –?TechCrunch: Gut health startup uBiome raised $22 million and is launching a DNA test for your poop

                  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

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