Mark Patterson


Mark Patterson is the Executive Director of eLife – an open-access publishing initiative launched by three major biomedical funders. Previously, Mark was the Director of Publishing at PLOS where he helped to launch several of the PLOS Journals including PLOS Biology and PLOS ONE. Mark began his career as a researcher in yeast and human genetics before moving into scientific publishing in 1994 first as the Editor of Trends in Genetics and later as one of the launch editors for NPG’s Nature Reviews Journals.

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