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Symflor CTL

Life Sciences - Microbiology and Microbiome

  • Products:
  • Live bacteria and molecules for the treatment of obesity and type 2 diabetes

Symflor is creating a scientifically sound bridge between nutrition and health. Their goal is to cure 21st century diseases related to gut flora—specifically obesity and type 2 diabetes—through the development of live bacteria and molecules that target these diseases. The company in nurturing the new and complex science of gut microbiota. Their goal is to bring their products to clinical trials within the next five years.

Cornell Connection

Symflor was co-founded by a Cornell faculty member. The company's foundational technology is licensed from Cornell University.