Pendulum Therapeutics

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Pendulum Therapeutics (formerly Whole Biome) is a company developing microbiome diagnostics. It leverages a proprietary discovery platform to identify specific microbiome markers and novel interventions. The company’s pipeline includes pre-clinical and clinical trials focused on novel microbiome interventions in key areas such as diabetes and irritable bowel syndrome.

HQSan Francisco, CA, US
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Employees (est.) (Jul 2021)72(+2%)

Key People/Management at Pendulum Therapeutics

John Eid

John Eid

CSO, Co-Founder & Director
Colleen Cutcliffe

Colleen Cutcliffe

CEO, Co-Founder & Director
Juan Cornejo

Juan Cornejo

Director, IT
Achal Deo

Achal Deo

Director Quality and Regulatory
Orville Kolterman

Orville Kolterman

Chief Medical Officer
Mohan Iyer

Mohan Iyer

Chief Operating Officer
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Pendulum Therapeutics Office Locations

Pendulum Therapeutics has an office in San Francisco
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
933 20th St, San Francisco
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Pendulum Therapeutics Financials and Metrics

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Pendulum Therapeutics total Funding

$35 m

Pendulum Therapeutics latest funding size

$35 m

Time since last funding

2 years ago

Pendulum Therapeutics investors

Pendulum Therapeutics's latest funding round in May 2019 was reported to be $35 m. In total, Pendulum Therapeutics has raised $35 m
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Pendulum Therapeutics News and Updates

Pendulum Therapeutics Raises $54 Million to Meet Surging Customer Demand

SAN FRANCISCO, April 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Pendulum Therapeutics – a biotech company improving health through products targeting the microbiome – today announced a $54 million investment led by Meritech Capital with participation from existing investors including Sequoia Capital, True...

Sequoia-backed Whole Biome wants to heal your gut with medical-grade probiotics

Whole Biome has pulled in $35 million in Series B financing from a list of investing titans, including Sequoia, Khosla, True Ventures, the Mayo Foundation and AME Ventues — just to name a few. The goal? to heal what ails you using microscopic bugs. Medical science has caught on in the last few years…

Pendulum Therapeutics Blogs

Can you buy an akkermansia muciniphila probiotic supplement?

Akkermansia muciniphila is a strain of beneficial bacteria that has gotten a lot of attention lately.  And that’s gotten a lot of people asking:Is there a probiotic (or supplement) containing akkermansia muciniphila?Fortunately, the answer is finally yes. As of now, there’s only one probiotic avai…

Do you have IBS? Here’s 5 tips for adding fiber to your diet!

According to the American College of Gastroenterology roughly 1 in 20 Americans struggle with irritable bowel syndrome, or IBS. Because there is no known cure for IBS, a focus on lifestyle interventions including changing the way you eat is often recommended. Research suggests that an increase in …

Seasonal Segment: Fresh off the vine, sweet summertime!

The first day of summer is June 20th!  With the summer heat comes some of the juiciest, sweetest and most delicious produce of the year! Whether you are headed to the garden, your local grocery store or the farmer’s markets, be sure to snag some of these fiberfull seasonal finds listed below!  Mos…

What is akkermansia muciniphila (and how can it help you)?

Akkermansia muciniphila (a. muciniphila) is a type of beneficial bacteria found in your gut. It’s mainly responsible for: Helping maintain a healthy gut lining (which is important for overall health) Producing organic compounds (such as butyrate) that keep our gut, brain, and body in the best sh…

Is Pendulum Glucose Control for all individuals?

Is PGC safe for all individuals? While Pendulum Glucose Control was formulated for people with Type 2 Diabetes, we have successfully tested the safety of it for people with or without diabetes. Since PGC has been on the market, we’ve been overwhelmed by demand from people without diabetes, who a…

How your gut microbiome affects your metabolic health

  The Role of a Healthy Gut Microbiome in Metabolic Health The instant you take a bite of food, your body begins the work of turning it into energy. After you swallow, the food travels further and further down into the dark recesses of your digestive tract and into the home territory of the microorg…
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Pendulum Therapeutics Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Pendulum Therapeutics founded?

    Pendulum Therapeutics was founded in 2012.

  • Who are Pendulum Therapeutics key executives?

    Pendulum Therapeutics's key executives are John Eid, Colleen Cutcliffe and Juan Cornejo.

  • How many employees does Pendulum Therapeutics have?

    Pendulum Therapeutics has 72 employees.

  • Who are Pendulum Therapeutics competitors?

    Competitors of Pendulum Therapeutics include Clongene, Precision Biomarker Resources and DST.

  • Where is Pendulum Therapeutics headquarters?

    Pendulum Therapeutics headquarters is located at 933 20th St, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Pendulum Therapeutics offices?

    Pendulum Therapeutics has an office in San Francisco.

  • How many offices does Pendulum Therapeutics have?

    Pendulum Therapeutics has 1 office.