Microomics S.L. has been incorporated the 14th of september 2017 as a Biotech spin-off company of the CRG (Centre for Genomic Regulation) and the participation of ICREA (Catalan Institution for Research and Advanced Studies). Microomics is specialized in microbiome analysis, being the fist biotech company in the national territory that focuses in metagenomics solutions. Microomics will grow within the exciting environment of the Barcelona Biomedicine Research Park (PRBB). Strengths of the company are the high technical expertise and top-notch research facilities, combined with attractive strategic partnerships and academic collaborations.
The incorporation act gathered representatives of both founding institutions, Luis Serrano (CRG) and Emilià Pola (ICREA), and the two co-funder scientists: Juan Antonio Gabaldón Estevan Chief Scientific Officer (CSO) and Pedro Iñaki González Torres Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Chief Operative Officer (COO).
Pedro Iñaki González thanked the support of the institutions to this exciting project wishing that the best is to come.