The Big List of Microbiome Companies and Investors
Posted 14th July 2017 by Jane Williams
A critical point in any field of research is that of commercialisation; when research builds to the point that the dam bursts, bottlenecks open and opportunities are ripe. 2016 saw the largest peak in microbiome investment since 2012 when the CRISPR-Cas9 ‘instructions’ were published.
Major companies on the scene include Second Genome, Enterome, and EpiBiome but new start-ups enter the race each day. Amongst the most active investors are Seventure Partners, Flagship Pioneering and BioGaia.
Here we’ve compiled a list of 119 microbiome companies, investors and dates active. Whether you’re just curious or are looking for an investor from seed to series, you’re sure to find something useful.