Correction: DNA microarray analysis of rheumatoid arthritis susceptibility genes identified by genome-wide association studies

  • Hidehiko Sugino1,

    Affiliated with

    • Hooi-Ming Lee1 and

      Affiliated with

      • Norihiro Nishimoto1, 2Email author

        Affiliated with

        Arthritis Research & Therapy201012:403

        DOI: 10.1186/ar3023

        Published: 24 May 2010

        After publication of our recent article [1], we noticed an error in Table 1. Gene expression of STAT4 should be listed as "down" and not "up". The description of the table in the article is unchanged and the corrected table is provided here.
        Table 1

        Candidate genes identified from rheumatoid arthritis genome-wide association studies

        Gene

        GeneID

        PMID

        Gene expression (up or down)

        Microarray P valuesa

        CD244

        605554

        18794858

        Up

        1.0 × 10-16

        PADI4

        605347

        12833157

        Up

        2.32 × 10-5

        SLC22A2

        602608

        14608356

        Up

        1.94 × 10-6

        PTPN22

        600716

        15208781

        Up

        9.66 × 10-8

        CTLA4

        123890

        16380915

        No change

        0.767

        STAT4

        600558

        17804842

        Down

        1.38 × 10-8

        a P values determined by comparison between 112 rheumatoid arthritis patients and 45 healthy individuals.

        Declarations

        Authors’ Affiliations

        (1)
        Graduate School of Frontier Bioscience, Osaka University
        (2)
        Laboratory of Immune Regulation, 105 Saito Bio Innovation Center, Wakayama Medical University

        References

        1. Sugino H, Lee HM, Nishimoto N: DNA microarray of rheumatoid arthritis susceptibility genes identified by genome-wide association studies. Arthritis Research & Therapy 2010, 12:401.View Article

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        © BioMed Central Ltd 2010

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