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Erratum to: Suppression of Spry4 enhances cancer stem cell properties of human MDA-MB-231 breast carcinoma cells

Cancer Cell International201717:53

  • Received: 5 May 2017
  • Accepted: 5 May 2017
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The original article was published in Cancer Cell International 2016 16:19

Erratum to: Cancer Cell Int (2016) 16:19 DOI 10.1186/s12935-016-0292-7

Upon publication of the original article [1], it was noted that the Core Facilities utilized by the authors for their research were not adequately acknowledged in the manuscript. In this case, the following was mistakenly omitted:
  • Progenitor cell analysis core

  • Molecular Phenotyping core

  • Stem Cell COBRE Grant P30GM106391

  • Vascular Biology COBRE Grant P30GM103392

This has since been acknowledged and corrected in this erratum.



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Authors’ Affiliations

Center for Molecular Medicine, Maine Medical Center Research Institute, 81 Research Drive, Scarborough, ME 04074, USA
Present address: Department of Respiratory Medicine, The First Hospital of Jilin University, Changchun, 130021, Jilin Province, China


  1. Jing H, Liaw L, Friesel R, Vary C, Hua S, Yang X. Suppression of Spry4 enhances cancer stem cell properties of human MDA-MB-231 breast carcinoma cells. Cancer Cell Int. 2016;16(1):19. doi:10.1186/s12935-016-0292-7.View ArticlePubMedPubMed CentralGoogle Scholar


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