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About us

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Diseases

Finding innovative solutions to medical problems drives us. read more >

Diseases

Microbiome is active in the discovery, development, manufacturing
and marketing of innovative molecular microbiological
diagnostics of infectious diseases. Like for instance:

  • Detection of TB
  • Detection of several types STDs
  • Detection of HPV
  • Detection of ESBL and MRSA

Chlamydia

Chlamydia is a genus of bacteria that are obligate intracellular parasites. Chlamydia infections are the most common bacterial sexually transmitted infections in humans and are the leading cause of infectious blindness worldwide. The three Chlamydia species include Chlamydia trachomatis (a human pathogen), Chlamydia suis (affects only swine), and Chlamydia muridarum (affects only mice and hamsters).
 

 

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Gonorrhea

Gonorrhea (also colloquially known as "the clap") is a common sexually transmitted infection caused by the bacterium Neisseria gonorrhoeae. The usual symptoms in men are burning with urination and penile discharge.

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Tuberculosis

Tuberculosis (tb) usually attacks the lungs but can also affect other parts of the body. It is spread through the air when people who have an active MTB infection cough, sneeze or otherwise transmit their saliva through the air.

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Inflammatory bowel

The main forms of IBD are Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis (UC). Accounting for far fewer cases are other forms of IBD, which are not always classified as typical IBD: Collagenous colitis, Lymphocytic colitis, Ischaemic colitis, Diversion colitis, Behçet's disease, Indeterminate colitis

 

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Latest news

As Tuberculosis Grows More Difficult to Control, Vaccine Candidate to Prevent Disease Enters Clinical Testing

Aeras and the Infectious Disease Research Institute (IDRI) announce today the start of the first clinical trial of IDRI's novel tuberculosis vaccine candidate,... read more >

Growing Resistance to Gonorrhea Treatment

Recent research explains why treating gonorrhea has grown more difficult. Scientists from Harvard University, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention... read more >

Partners of Microbiome

We develop integrated solutions together with leading manufacturers from the diagnostics and pharmaceutical industries, helping them to leverage our leading sample & assay technologies as part of their own offerings. read more >