Note: Fecal/Microbiome tests are only available to select research participants. We no longer include microbiome/fecal testing in our public packages. Please consult with if you are unsure about this step.


  • Read these instructions completely before you begin to collect your sample.

  • Collect your sample the day before you bring it to the clinic.

  • Thoroughly wash your hands before collecting your sample and avoid touching the swabs and the inside of the swab container with anything other than the sample.

  • If you make a mistake when collecting your sample or if something is broken in your sample kit, please contact your clinic or MYCo.

Store sample in the refrigerator until your collection day. DO NOT FREEZE THE SAMPLE.

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