About the Authors

Thomas Lengauer

lengauer@mpi-inf.mpg.de

Affiliation Department of Computational Biology and Applied Algorithmics, Max Planck Institute for Informatics, Saarbrücken, Germany

Ruth Nussinov

Affiliations Cancer and Inflammation Program, Leidos Biomedical Research, Inc., Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Frederick, Maryland, United States of America, Sackler Institute of Molecular Medicine, Department of Human Genetics and Molecular Medicine, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel

Competing Interests

Ruth Nussinov is Editor-in-Chief of PLOS Computational Biology. Thomas Lengauer is Methods Editor of PLOS Computational Biology.