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$89 uBiome Skin Kit

This kit allows you to see all the bacteria present on your skin with a simple swab.

How it works

1

Sample your bacteria

We'll send you a home sampling kit that takes less than 2 minutes to use (and is not gross). It's super easy!

2

Cutting Edge DNA Sequencing

Our lab uses cutting-edge DNA sequencing to identify your bacteria using science from Harvard, Stanford, and UCSF.

3

Be a citizen scientist

Explore your inner world. What's in and on your body? Is it Streptoccus? Clostridia? The elusive Marvinbryantia?

Why should I test my microbiome?

  • Learn which bacteria live in your gut.
  • Understand how your bacteria compare to different types of people.
  • Help advance the science of the microbiome as a citizen scientist.
  • Find out how well your gut bacteria metabolizes carbohydrates, caffeine, and over 100 other functions.
  • Use the data to see how changes in your diet affect you.
  • Come on, you know you love your bacteria...

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