Resilient Biotics Announces Collaboration with CosmosID for Advanced Microbiome Exploration of the Respiratory Tract

19 March 2024by Manoj Dadlani

Durham, NC (March 21, 2024 ) – Resilient Biotics, a leading microbiome platform company with a pipeline of products for maintaining respiratory tract health, is thrilled to announce a groundbreaking collaboration with CosmosID, a renowned microbiome analytics company. This joint effort aims to explore the intricate microbiome strains that colonize the respiratory tract tissues, a critical step towards advancing respiratory health research and therapeutic development.

“We are excited to collaborate with CosmosID, a leader in the genomic sequencing space,” said Chris Belnap, CEO of Resilient Biotics. “This collaboration will leverage our combined expertise to delve deeper into the respiratory tract’s microbiome composition and function, unlocking new avenues for therapeutic interventions and diagnostics.”

CosmosID, with its state-of-the-art genomic sequencing facility in Germantown, Maryland, will offer a range of next-generation sequencing services and advanced bioinformatic support. Together, the two companies will work on identifying, analyzing, and understanding respiratory tract microbiome systems across multiple animal models and carry out comprehensive genomic sequencing of respiratory colonizers from the Resilient Biotics strain collection. The combined effort will expand the understanding of the function and impact of individual strains on overall respiratory health.

“We are honored to join forces with Resilient Biotics, a trailblazer in microbiome research,” said Manoj Dadlani, president of CosmosID. “Our collaboration aims to deepen our understanding of the respiratory tract’s microbiome, which could redefine the future of respiratory health management. By utilizing our advanced genomic sequencing capabilities, further expanded by our recent merger with Clinical Microbiomics, we hope to uncover new insights that can lead to innovative therapeutics and diagnostics, pushing the boundaries of microbiome research.”

About Resilient Biotics

Resilient Biotics is a pioneering biotechnology company dedicated to exploring the vast potential of the respiratory tract microbiome. With a team of world-class scientists and cutting-edge discovery platform, Resilient Biotics is at the forefront of microbiome research, aiming to improve human and animal health through a deeper understanding of microbial communities.

About CosmosID

CosmosID, recently merged with Clinical Microbiomics A/S, stands as a global leader in microbiome research services. Our CLIA-certified, GxP-compliant microbiome contract research organization offers cutting-edge solutions to clients across pharmaceutical, consumer, academic, agricultural, and industrial sectors. With standardized results, advanced bioinformatics, and a commitment to innovation, CosmosID empowers scientists worldwide to unravel the mysteries of the microbiome and drive transformative advancements in healthcare and sustainability.

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Manoj Dadlani

Mr. Manoj Dadlani serves as Chief Executive Officer at CosmosID, Inc., the Maryland based provider of industry-leading solutions for unlocking the microbiome. Previously, Mr. Dadlani served as a partner at Applied Value Group, a management consulting and investment firm, and was co-founder and CEO at Rasa Industries, Ltd., a leading beverage manufacturing company. Mr. Dadlani has substantial experience in strategy, M&A, supply chain management, product development, marketing and business development. Mr. Dadlani received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Biological Engineering from Cornell University. Services offered by CosmosID’s CLIA certified and GLP laboratory cover the entire workflow from study design to sample collection, extraction, library preparation, sequencing, data analysis and publication support. CosmosID’s cloud-based metagenomics application offers user-friendly access to the largest curated databases for microbial genomics, antimicrobial resistance and virulence data and has been independently validated to return metagenomic analyses at strain level resolution with industry-leading sensitivity and precision.