About the Authors
- Gkikas Magiorkinis, Emmanouil Magiorkinis, Dimitrios Paraskevis, Angelos Hatzakis
- Department of Hygiene, Epidemiology and Medical Statistics, Medical School, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
- Simon Y. W. Ho
- Centre for Macroevolution and Macroecology, Research School of Biology, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
- Beth Shapiro
- Department of Biology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States of America
- Oliver G. Pybus
- Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
- Jean-Pierre Allain
- Department of Haematology, School of Clinical Medicine, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: GM EM DP SYWH BS OGP JPA AH. Agree with the manuscript's results and conclusions: GM EM DP SYWH BS OGP JPA AH. Designed the experiments/the study: GM DP BS OGP AH. Analyzed the data: GM JPA. Collected data/did experiments for the study: GM EM. Wrote the first draft of the paper: GM. Contributed to the writing of the paper: GM EM DP SYWH OGP JPA AH. Supervised research leading to the results/conclusions of this study: BS AH.