About the Authors

Iris Jaitovich Groisman

Affiliation Groupe de recherche Omics-Ethics, Institut de Recherche en Santé Publique, Université de Montréal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Beatrice Godard

beatrice.godard@umontreal.ca

Affiliation Groupe de recherche Omics-Ethics, Institut de Recherche en Santé Publique, Université de Montréal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Competing Interests

BG declares not having competing interests. IJG has read the journal's policy and has the following competing interests: she serves as a member and consultant on ethics committees in the public and private sectors. The above statement does not alter the authors’ adherence to all PLOS ONE policies on sharing data and materials.

Author Contributions

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