Footnote Group

Container element for footnotes that appear at the end of the document.


Content Model

<!ELEMENT  fn-group     %fn-group-model;                             >

Expanded Content Model

(label?, title?, (fn | x)+)


This element may be contained in:

Example 1

A typical footnote group with multiple footnotes:
<p>We are grateful to Uri Alon, Harley McAdams, Lee Kroos,
Patrick Piggot, and Patrick Stragier for critical comments
of the manuscript. ...</p>...

<fn id="n1" fn-type="conflict">
<p><bold>Conflicts of interest.</bold> The authors have 
declared that no conflicts of interest exist.</p>

<fn id="n2" fn-type="contribution">
<p><bold>Author contributions.</bold> PE, MF, STJ, EMC, DZR, 
TS, JSL, and RL conceived and designed the experiments. PE, 
MF, DZR, STW, CF, and KH performed the experiments. PE, MF, 
STJ, EMC, DZR, and JSL analyzed the data. PE, MF, STJ, EMC, 
DZR, and JSL contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools. PE, 
MF, STJ, EMC, JSL, and RL wrote the paper.</p>


Example 2

A footnote group with one footnote:
<fn><p>Competing interests: None declared.</p></fn>