Second Genome Announces Human Microbiome Project Publications
June 13, 2012, San Bruno, CASecond Genome is pleased to highlight co-authorship by Todd DeSantis, Second Genome co-founder and Director of Bioinformatics, on Structure, Function and Diversity of the Healthy Human Microbiome and A Framework for Human Microbiome Research, part of a collection of papers from the Human Microbiome Project (HMP) to be published in the June 14th issue of the journal Nature.
Second Genome Announces Expansion of Scientific Advisory Board
March 31, 2012, San Bruno, CASecond Genome today announced the expansion of our Scientific Advisory Board. Our preeminent board of leaders in the genomic technologies and microbiome space now includes: Dr. Gary Andersen, Dr. Martin Blaser, Dr. Michael Fischbach, Dr. Susan Lynch, Dr. Pankaj Jay Pasricha, Dr. David Relman, and Dr. Justin Sonnenburg.
Second Genome Announces New SVP of Corporate Development
November 30, 2011, San Bruno, CASecond Genome welcomes Mohan S. Iyer to the team. As SVP of Corporate Development, Mohan is responsible for building relationships and working with our partners, including biopharma and nutrition companies, to identify novel biomarkers for classifying patient populations and to assess the impact of novel microbiome-modulating products.
Second Genome Announces Series A Financing
August 9, 2011, San Francisco, CASecond Genome, Inc., the microbiome company, announced today that it has closed a Series A investment co-led by new investors Advanced Technology Ventures (ATV) and Morgenthaler Ventures, and including previous investors Wavepoint Ventures, Seraph Group, and individual Series Seed investors. Second Genome will use the $5 million investment to further its development of microbiome-based personalized medicine solutions for gastrointestinal diseases and disorders.