Meg Byrne is a Senior Editor at PLOS ONE. She obtained a PhD in biochemistry and molecular biology from the University of California, San Francisco, and completed post-doctoral work in microbiology at the University of California, Berkeley. She joined PLOS in 2012.
0000-0003-1953-5833Since its inception, PLOS has encouraged data sharing; our original data policy (2003 – March 2014) required authors to share data upon request after publication. In line with PLOS’ ethos of open science and accelerating