Small Intestine MicroBiome Aspiration Capsule
S I M B A
The SIMBA Capsule is a small ingestible capsule that can selectively sample the microbiome of the human small intestine. The capsule passively collects a fluid sample from the gastrointestinal tract to advance our understanding of the gut microbiome.
The SIMBA capsule autonomously transits and passively collects a sample from the small intestine.
Smaller than a vitamin pill, the SIMBA capsule weighs less than a gram.
Representative sample processed using conventional and cutting edge techniques
A low cost MEMs free design enables unprecedented access to the human gut microbiome.