Journal Office

PLOS Pathogens is based in San Francisco, California.

For general inquiries, email or call +1 (415) 624-1200 ext. 1004.


Kasturi Haldar
Grant McFadden

Submission Inquiries

For assistance with a submission, email

If you are unsure whether your manuscript is suitable for PLOS Pathogens, you can submit a presubmission inquiry. All manuscripts must be submitted in the online submission system.

PLOS Pathogens Staff

Name Position
Sarah Sarber Publications Manager
Rebecca Barilla Senior Publications Assistant
Kendall McKenzie Cross-Journal Publications Assistant
Claire Turner Publications Assistant

Data Policy

If you have questions about our data policy requirements, email

Figures and Tables

If you have questions about formatting your figures and tables, email

Media Inquiries

US Office
Claire Turner
+1 (415) 624-1200 ext. 1004

UK Office
Bethany Baker
+44(0)1223 446968

Institutional Accounts and Donations

Institutional Accounts Team

Billing and Invoices

If you have a question about an invoice, please contact the PLOS Author Billing department. Journal staff are unable to assist with billing and payment queries.
+1 (415) 624-1200

Advertising Sales

Eileen Cox, Advertising Representative
+1 (917) 214-0095

PLOS Offices

U.S. Headquarters

1160 Battery Street
Koshland Building East, Suite 225
San Francisco, CA 94111
United States
Phone: +1 (415) 624-1200 | Fax: +1 (415) 546-4090

U.K./European Office

Carlyle House
Carlyle Road
Cambridge, CB4 3DN
United Kingdom
Phone: +44 (0)1223 442 810 | Fax: +44 (0)1223 442 833

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