Tagged With Microbiome

What is the GAPS diet and why one expert says she wouldn't recommend it under any circumstances

The Mediterranean diet could help you age better by improving gut bacteria, lowering inflammation, and boosting brain function

People are turning to YouTube and Facebook to learn how to do DIY faecal transplants, hoping to treat everything from ulcerative colitis to anxiety

Dispensed: What happened in Vegas, tough times for Juul, and big microbiome bets

A man was pulled over for drunk driving but he really had a condition that made his gut produce booze

Dispensed: Ancestry's big move into healthcare, digital health's disruption of addiction treatment, and investors' multi-billion-dollar bet on the microbiome

Bankrupt poop-testing startup uBiome is shutting down

Researchers may have figured out why vegan diets lead to weight and fat loss even if dieters don’t cut calories

Poop-testing startup uBiome was once valued at $600 million by Silicon Valley’s top VCs. It just filed for bankruptcy.

Everything we know about uBiome, the startup that convinced Silicon Valley that testing poop was worth $600 million, and then filed for bankruptcy amid an FBI investigation

uBiome convinced Silicon Valley that testing poop was worth $600 million. Then the FBI came knocking. Here’s the inside story.

uBiome's founder repeatedly presented herself as years younger than she was, in the latest sign of trouble at the embattled $600 million poop-testing startup

Dispensed: Troubles at uBiome, pharma giant Merck's plan to upend the $20 billion HIV market, and why insurers are starting to embrace brands like SmileDirectClub

Customer complaints show $600 million health startup uBiome has been surprising patients and insurers with bills for years

A microbiome-testing company that has raised $105 million has suspended its two main tests and put its co-CEOs on leave following an FBI raid

Microbiome-testing company uBiome has placed its founders on leave following an FBI raid

The FBI reportedly just raided microbiome-testing startup uBiome as part of an investigation into improper billing

Bill Gates says a diet 'breakthrough' based on the microbes crawling in your gut could help the world's waistlines

Why you never really die: A microbiologist explains all the ways the body lives on, and why we don't decay until we're dead

Scientists want to build a doomsday vault of germs that could one day help save humanity