About the Authors

Sarah Paulin

paulins@who.int

Affiliation Department of Global Coordination and Partnership, Antimicrobial Resistance Division, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

Richard A. Alm

Affiliation CARB-X, Boston, MA, United States of America

Peter Beyer

Affiliation Department of Global Coordination and Partnership, Antimicrobial Resistance Division, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

Competing Interests

RAA is currently employed (salary) by CARB-X, an R&D accelerator supporting antibacterial development projects. This does not alter our adherence to PLOS ONE policies on sharing data and materials. The contents do not necessarily represent the views of the CARB-X project nor any CARB-X project funder including the governments of the United States (BARDA, NIAID), the United Kingdom (DHSC, GAMRIF), or Germany (BMBF), the Wellcome Trust, or the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.