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December 14, 2023

Atmo Biosciences achieves patient recruitment target for dysmotility pivotal clinical study.

Atmo Biosciences has reached its patient recruitment target ahead of schedule for its dysmotility pivotal clinical study.


November 16, 2023

Published editorial describes Atmo’s gas-sensing capsule as a “disruptive technology” enabling “step change” in approach to assessing colonic fermentation in IBS patients.

An editorial published in the journal Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics describes Atmo Biosciences’ gas-sensing capsule as disruptive technology that has enabled unlocking of key aspects of microbial metabolism, especially with respect to carbohydrate fermentation.


November 13, 2023

Atmo Biosciences and RMIT University granted Japanese Patent for ingestible gas-sensing capsule.

Atmo Biosciences is pleased to announce that the Japan Patent Office has granted a patent related to key intellectual property for Atmo’s ingestible gas-sensing capsule.


October 26, 2023

Atmo Biosciences partners with to expand Machine Learning (ML) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) capabilities.

Atmo Biosciences today announced it is partnering with to shape its data strategy, and create a roadmap of future applications using machine learning (ML) and artificial intelligence (AI).


October 19, 2023

Study indicates Atmo Gas Capsule could be used to evaluate duodeno-gastric reflux in dysmotility patients.

The Atmo Gas Capsule could be used to help understand and monitor duodeno-gastric reflux and provide insight into its connection to delayed gastric emptying, according to an investigation by researchers from Monash University and Western Sydney University.


October 3, 2023

Atmo Biosciences reaches 60 per cent recruitment target in dysmotility pivotal clinical study.

Atmo Biosciences has reached 60 per cent of its recruitment target for a pivotal clinical study to assess the use of the Atmo Gas Capsule to measure gastrointestinal transit time in patients with suspected motility disorders.


September 25, 2023

Breakthrough Victoria announces investment in Atmo Biosciences to help people with gut disorders.

Breakthrough Victoria today announced it has invested in Atmo Biosciences to support the commercialization of the company’s world-first ingestible gas-sensing capsule that can help diagnose functional gastrointestinal disorders (FGIDs), which affect almost 40 per cent of Australians1.


August 25, 2023

Atmo Biosciences selected into ANDHealth+ commercialization program to help scale its products nationally and internationally.

Atmo Biosciences is one of only five businesses accepted into the market-leading ANDHealth+ commercialization program, which helps digital health companies to scale their products nationally and internationally.


August 10, 2023

Atmo Biosciences recruits first patients in dysmotility pivotal clinical study

Atmo Biosciences today announced it has commenced a pivotal clinical study to assess the use of the Atmo Gas Capsule to measure gastrointestinal transit time in patients with suspected motility disorders.

The study involves simultaneous ingestion of the Atmo Gas Capsule and predicate device SmartPill to demonstrate the ability of Atmo’s gas-sensing capsule to assess whole and regional gut transit. Clinicians evaluate regional gut transit to help diagnose motility disorders such as gastroparesis (delayed emptying from the stomach), and slow transit constipation (slow transit through the colon).


6 July, 2023

Published trial results find Atmo Gas Capsule can detect changes in regional colonic fermentation in IBS patients

A Monash University clinical study published in the journal Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics1 has found that Atmo Biosciences’ gas-sensing capsule can be used to provide insights into localization of colonic fermentation.


17 MAY, 2023

Preliminary data presented at DDW suggests Atmo Gas Capsule could be used as diagnostic tool for SIBO

Preliminary results from a University of Queensland (UQ) study to assess how the Atmo Gas Capsule compares to established SIBO (small intestinal bacterial overgrowth) diagnostic methods suggest a good correlation with duodenal aspirate and higher accuracy than a breath test.

Dr Ayesha Shah, a senior lecturer at the UQ School of Medicine, presented data from the study, led by Professor Gerald Holtmann, also from UQ, and Professor Uday Chand Ghoshal of Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, India, in a presentation at Digestive Disease Week (DDW), held May 6-9 in Chicago.


15 MAY, 2023

Results presented at DDW show Atmo Gas Capsule can be used to assess whole gut transit time in patients with dysmotility

A Western Sydney University (WSU) and Monash University comparative study has validated the Atmo Gas Capsule relative to the SmartPill when measuring gastric emptying time and colonic transit time in patients with gastroparesis and chronic constipation. Dr Jerry Zhou, lecturer and clinical researcher at WSU School of Medicine, presented findings from the study in a poster presentation at Digestive Disease Week  (DDW), held May 6-9 in Chicago.


1 MAY, 2023

Atmo Biosciences appoints world-renowned gastroenterologist Professor Eamonn Quigley as Medical Advisory Board Chair

Prof. Quigley is David M. Underwood Chair of Medicine in Digestive Disorders and Chief of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Houston Methodist Hospital in Texas. He is internationally known for his research on gastrointestinal motility disorders, particularly irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and its link to the gut microbiome. As Atmo MAB Chair, Prof. Quigley will provide leadership and guidance regarding Atmo’s clinical trials portfolio.


17 APRIL 2023

Atmo Biosciences strengthens U.S. focus with new board appointment and establishment of San Diego office

Atmo Biosciences is strengthening its U.S. focus with the appointment of experienced medical device executive Chris Bertrand to the Atmo Board and establishment of a San Diego, California office.
The increased presence in the U.S. comes as Atmo Biosciences prepares to begin a multi-site pivotal study to support a U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) submission around the use of Atmo’s gas-sensing capsule to assess gastrointestinal motility.

30 MARCH 2023

Atmo Biosciences closes fully subscribed $8 million Series B funding round

Atmo Biosciences has raised A$8 million in a fully subscribed Series B funding round.
The raise was led by Japanese multinational company Otsuka Pharmaceutical, an existing strategic shareholder that took up more than its pro rata entitlement.