Silicon Valley veteran Naveen Jain founded Viome in 2016. Viome's mission is to help people better understand which diet is best for their health.
Although there are countless diets, advice on healthy nutrition is often conflicting. Viome changes that by analyzing the bacteria and chemicals contained in the gut. In this way, the company is able to suggest a tailored diet that is likely to lead to increased health. The science behind the method is relativelynew, but, the company bases its technology on a range of academic studies .
Viome is currently available for $299 in the U.S., Canada & the United Kingdom. Customers receive access to a mobile app as well as an annual in-home test kit. The customer receives their test results and dietary advice in the mobile app.