Speed Round: Jessica Younes on the Vaginal Microbiome

Speed Round: Jessica Younes on the Vaginal Microbiome

In this Speed Round, we feature Jessica Younes, Science Liaison of Winclove Probiotics and Chairwomen of Women & their Microbes. 

TMBC: Although much of the recent media coverage and research centers on the gut microbiome, why is it important to study the vaginal microbiome? How will this change women's health in the future?

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Speed Round: Jack Gilbert on the Hygiene Hypothesis

Speed Round: Jack Gilbert on the Hygiene Hypothesis

In this Speed Round, we feature Jack Gilbert, Faculty Director of the Microbiome Center and Professor of Surgery at the University of Chicago. 

TMBC: Is the hygiene hypothesis dead and replaced by the old friends hypothesis, or are they flip sides of a coin, part of a continuum, or something else entirely?

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