Journal Office

PLOS Biology is based in San Francisco, California, and Cambridge, United Kingdom.

For general inquiries, email

Submission Inquiries

For assistance with a submission, contact:

US Office
Jenny Hamlin, Publications Manager
+1 (415) 590-3580

UK Office
Bethany Coates, ​Publications Manager
+44 (0)1223 446 959

All manuscripts must be submitted in the submission system. Submit now.

Read the submission guidelines prior to submitting.

Data Policy

If you have questions about our data policy requirements, email or

Figures and Tables

If you have questions about formatting your figures and tables, email

Media Inquiries

UK Office
Rebecca Green
+44 (0)1223 446 967

US Office
Tessa Gregory
+1(415) 590-3559

Institutional Accounts and Donations

Institutional Accounts Team

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If you have a question about an invoice, please contact the PLOS Author Billing department. Journal staff are unable to assist with billing and payment queries.
+1 (415) 568-4502 option #2

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Eileen Cox, Advertising Representative
+1 (917) 214-0095

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PLOS Offices

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United States
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United Kingdom
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