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Microba is a microbial genomics company that develops a gut microbiome test. Its solution allows users to analyze their gut microbiome. The company provides a detailed overview of the gut microbiome as well as personalized dietary suggestions to promote the growth of beneficial bacteria.

TypePrivate
Founded2018
HQBrisbane City, AU
Websitemicroba.com

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Employees (est.) (May 2022)72(-1%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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Key People/Management at Microba

Philip Hugenholtz

Philip Hugenholtz

Co-Founder
Gene Tyson

Gene Tyson

Co-Founder
Luke Holtham

Luke Holtham

Chief Partnerships & Corporate Development Officer
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Microba Office Locations

Microba has an office in Brisbane City
Brisbane City, AU (HQ)
388 Queen St
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Microba Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2018

Microba total Funding

$8.1 m

Microba latest funding size

$2.85 m

Time since last funding

3 years ago

Microba investors

Microba's latest funding round in June 2019 was reported to be $2.8 m. In total, Microba has raised $8.1 m
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Microba Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

82/100

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Microba Online and Social Media Presence

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Microba News and Updates

Microba Life Sciences and Ginkgo Bioworks Announce Partnership to Discover Novel Live Biotherapeutics

Partnership will leverage Ginkgo's high throughput screening capabilities to identify potential therapeutic candidates for autoimmune diseases in Microba's extensive strain bank BRISBANE, Australia and BOSTON, April 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Microba Life Sciences (ASX:MAP), a precision...

Microba Life Sciences appoints experienced executive Mark Capone to the Board

BRISBANE, Australia, March 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Microba Life Sciences has appointed international executive, Mark Capone, as a Non-Executive Director of the Board, bringing with him more than 35 years of experience in the life sciences sector. Mr Capone spent 17 years with Myriad...

Microba Blogs

Microba Life Sciences and Ginkgo Bioworks announce partnership to discover novel live biotherapeutics

Partnership will enable the identification of potential therapeutic candidates for autoimmune diseases in Microba’s extensive strain bank. The post Microba Life Sciences and Ginkgo Bioworks announce partnership to discover novel live biotherapeutics  appeared first on Microba Life Sciences.

Australian collaborative research into gut microbiome-autism link featured in GenomeWeb

Researchers from The University of Queensland & Mater Research will present their findings alongside Microba’s Dr David Wood in a webinar on examining the microbiome for new discoveries in human health. In the largest study in the field to date, researchers used Microba’s metagenomic analysis an…

Microba to present therapeutic discovery progress at Microbiome Movement – Drug Development summit

Microba Life Sciences, a precision microbiome science company, will showcase its Therapeutic Platform and Discovery Platform for the identification of novel microbial signatures at annual Europe summit.  The event brings together researchers from the biopharmaceutical industry to discuss the latest …

Microba Life Sciences becomes first Australian microbiome company granted ISO15189 accreditation by NATA

Microba receives ISO15189 accreditation for untargeted metagenomic assay of stool samples, unlocking diagnostic applications of the microbiome. The post Microba Life Sciences becomes first Australian microbiome company granted ISO15189 accreditation by NATA appeared first on Microba Life Sciences.

Researchers to investigate the gut-brain axis in soldiers using Microba’s technology

Leading Australian universities will explore the ‘cognobiome’ of soldiers using Microba’s analysis platform to discover opportunities for improving cognitive and physiological performance. The post Researchers to investigate the gut-brain axis in soldiers using Microba’s technology appeared first on…

Results from collaborative Autism CRC study reveals new perspective on gut microbiome-autism link

Results published in Cell show dietary restriction drives microbiome diversity changes in autistic individuals. The post Results from collaborative Autism CRC study reveals new perspective on gut microbiome-autism link appeared first on Microba Life Sciences.
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Microba Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Microba founded?

    Microba was founded in 2018.

  • Who are Microba key executives?

    Microba's key executives are Philip Hugenholtz, Gene Tyson and Luke Holtham.

  • How many employees does Microba have?

    Microba has 72 employees.

  • Who are Microba competitors?

    Competitors of Microba include NG BIOTECH, MESI and MiCo BioMed.

  • Where is Microba headquarters?

    Microba headquarters is located at 388 Queen St, Brisbane City.

  • Where are Microba offices?

    Microba has an office in Brisbane City.

  • How many offices does Microba have?

    Microba has 1 office.