The journey toward understanding the human microbiome and its impact on health and
disease has been remarkable, and yet, in many respects, the human body’s community
of microorganisms remains a frontier to be explored.
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Dr. Wright is the Bawden Distinguished Professor, Division of Pediatric Dentistry and Public Health, Adams School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, and the editor, The Journal of the American Dental Association.
Published online: February 23, 2023
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