In the article, “Porphyromonas gingivalis Infection Accelerates the Progression of Atherosclerosis in a Heterozygous Apolipoprotein E–Deficient Murine Model” by Li et al that appeared in the February 19, 2002, of the journal (Circulation. 2002;105:861–867), the Acknowledgments were incorrect. The corrected Acknowledgments appear below.
This work was supported by grant NIH DE 12482 (Dr Amar). Eraldo L. Batista, Jr, is supported by CAPES Foundation, Brasilia, DF, Brazil (BEX 1530/99–2).