The SIMBA Capsule is a small ingestible capsule that can selectively sample the microbiome of the small intestine. The capsule passively collects a fluid sample from the gastrointestinal tract to advance our understanding of the gut microbiome.
Representative sample processed
using conventional and cutting
Smaller than a vitamin pill,
the SIMBA capsule weighs
less than a gram
A low cost MEMs free design
enables unprecedented access
to the human gut microbiome
The SIMBA Capsule autonomously
transits and passively collects a
sample from the small intestine
The SIMBA Capsule is an Investigational Device, and is only to be administered by
qualified investigators under an approved clinical protocol.