About the Authors

Theodora Bloom

tbloom@plos.org

Affiliation Editorial Director for Biology, PLOS Biology, Public Library of Science, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Emma Ganley

Affiliation Senior Editor, PLOS Biology, Public Library of Science, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Margaret Winker

Affiliation Senior Research Editor, PLOS Medicine, Public Library of Science, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have no individual competing interests to declare. PLOS is funded partly through manuscript publication charges, but the PLOS Medicine and PLOS Biology Editors are paid a fixed salary (their salaries are not linked to the number of papers published in the journal).

Author Contributions

The author(s) have made the following declarations about their contributions: Wrote the first draft of the manuscript: TB MW EG. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript:TB MW EG. ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: TB MW EG. Agree with manuscript results and conclusions: TB MW EG. Wrote the paper: TB MW EG.