About the Authors

Nicholas I. Brown


Affiliations Masters of Bioscience Enterprise Program, Institute of Biotechnology, The University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom, Australian Venom Research Unit, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia

Competing Interests

The author has read the journal's policy and has the following conflicts: A consultancy with MicroPharm, one of the companies mentioned in this research. However, the majority of this research was undertaken prior to the author's association with MicroPharm. No financial incentive was received for or as a result of this research.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: NIB. Performed the experiments: NIB. Analyzed the data: NIB. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: NIB. Wrote the paper: NIB.