The Atlas Biomed Microbiome Test analyses the types of bacteria present and their proportions in your gut. It provides information about the various functions of your gut bacteria, like the extent to which they protect you against certain diseases and inflammation, as well as what vitamins they synthesise. You will also get recommendations to improve and maintain the balance of your microbiome by adding specific foods to your diet. The Atlas Biomed Microbiome Test will tell you more about: Health – Your gut’s protection levels to diseases like obesity, type II diabetes, Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis, and coronary heart disease. – Your overall microbiome diversity, which is a key early indicator of other health issues – We use your results to give you personalised food recommendations to help improve your gut health Vitamins & Nutrition – How your gut bacteria influence vitamins and nutrients in your body – Your gut bacteria’s ability to break down dietary fibre, which essential for overall health – Your microbiome’s ability to break fibre down into butyrate, an essential short-chain fatty acid that maintains the gut lining and prevents inflammation Type & Nationality – Learn which of three dominant microbiome “types” you belong to – Learn about your “microbiome nationality”: do you eat like a typical urban-dweller or a rural peasant? Changes in Your Microbiome – You can take the test again to track the progress you’ve made thanks to new eating habits.