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The project builds on a collaboration between Bio-Rad and Genetic Analysis using the GA-map clinical test for gut dysbiosis.
The companies aim to develop microbiome diagnostic assays for colon cancer and other gastrointestinal diseases including irritable bowel syndrome.
Russian companies supported by Skolkovo will gain access to the AMRC's R&D expertise, international connections, and funding mechanisms.
The sequencing-based, laboratory-developed test, called SmartJane, contains the first commercially available vaginal microbiome assay.
The new company will develop microbiome diagnostics for multiple indications including inflammatory bowel disease and liver disorders.