Scientists are just scratching the surface in their understanding of how our microbiome affects our health, fitness, and wellness.
So far, it’s pretty clear that the bacteria in our gastrointestinal tract have a profound influence on our cardiovascular system, chronic inflammation, body composition, and even depression.
They perform essential functions such as digesting food and synthesizing vitamins and studies link the microbiome to human mood and behavior, as well as gut health, human development, and metabolic disorders.
Meet Your Microbiome
What You Get
What's in your microbiome?
How does your microbiome compare to others?
What your microbiome data means and how to understand it
Summaries of the latest research to help you optimize your microbiome and 'gut' health!
How It Works
Sample Your Microbiomes
Our sample kit contains everything you need to swab and submit your microbiome. Swab the relevant sites to collect your sample then send your kit back.
Answer a Simple Survey
Our online survey lets you ask and answer questions about your health and lifestyle. Then, you can see how you correlate with others and existing peer-reviewed studies.
Your Sample Visits a Fancy Lab
Based on research from the NIH Human Microbiome Project, the technology to perform large-scale microbiome studies. Once your sample is received, it goes in the lab and the magic happens