News

Press releases

February 16, 2017
Symbiotix Biotherapies Announces Issuance of First Composition Of Matter Patent Covering a Microbiome-derived Therapeutic Molecule

September 21, 2016
Symbiotix Biotherapies Announces $2.0 million Award from National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)

June 1, 2015
Symbiotix Biotherapies Announces $2.3 million Award from NIH’s National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)

September 1, 2014
Symbiotix Biotherapies, Inc. announces Phase 1 STTR Award from National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)

March 1, 2014
Symbiotix Biotherapies, Inc. announces Phase 1 STTR Award from National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)

In the news

The Scientist, “Immune system maintains brain health”, November 2016

Biomedical Beat/NIH, “Meet Sarkis Mazmanian and the bacteria that keep us health”,  August 2015

New York Times, “Can the bacteria in your gut explain your mood?”, June 2015

Scientific American, “Innovations in the microbiome”, April 2015

Nature Biotech, “Drugging the gut microbiome”, March 2015

Scientific American, “Among trillions of microbes in the gut, a few are special”, February 2015

Nature Biotech, “The startup bugs”, April 2013

Nature Biotech, “20 top translational researchers in 2012”, September 2013

Scientific American, “Your inner ecosystem”, June 2012

Scientific American, “Species-specific microbes may be key to a healthy immune system”, June 2012

HMS Interview with Dennis Kasper, “Our microbes, ourselves: Gut bacteria’s key role in immunity is tuned to the host species”, June 2012

SciBx, “Bacterial gut shot”, April 2012

Boston Globe, “Brigham research shows exposure to germs early in life protects later against allergies and asthma”, March 2012

Science, “Gut microbes keep rare immune cells in line”, March 2012

Nature, “Gut reaction”, November 2011

The Washington Post, “Microbes may play crucial role in human health, researchers discovering”, October 2011

ScienceNews, “Inside job”, June 2011

Science, “Body’s hardworking microbes get some overdue respect”, December 2010

New York Times, “How microbes defend and define us”, July 2010