In the article by Casas et al, “PLA2G7 Genotype, Lipoprotein-Associated Phospholipase A2 Activity, and Coronary Heart Disease Risk in 10 494 Cases and 15 624 Controls of European Ancestry,” which appeared in the June 1, 2010 issue of the journal (Circulation. 2010;121:2284–2293), S. Matthijs Boekholdt was omitted from the author list. Dr. Boekholdt’s affiliation should be listed as Department of Cardiology, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands.
The author list should have appeared as follows:
Juan P. Casas, MD, PhD, Ewa Ninio, PhD, Andrie Panayiotou, PhD, Jutta Palmen, MSc, Jackie A. Cooper, MSc, Sally L. Ricketts, PhD, Reecha Sofat, MRCP, Andrew N. Nicolaides, MS, FRCS, James P. Corsetti, MD, F Gerry R. Fowkes, MBChB, PhD, Ioanna Tzoulaki, PhD, Meena Kumari, PhD, Eric J. Brunner, PhD, Mika Kivimaki, PhD, Michael G. Marmot, PhD, MRCP, Michael M. Hoffmann, PhD, Karl Winkler, MD, Winfred März, MD, Shu Ye, MD, PhD, Heide A. Stirnadel, PhD, S. Matthijs Boekholdt, MD, PhD, Kay-Tee Khaw, MBBChir, FRCP, Steve E. Humphries, PhD, FRCP, FRCPath, Manjinder S. Sandhu, PhD, Aroon D. Hingorani, PhD, FRCP and Philippa J. Talmud, DSc, FRCPath.
The correction has been made to the current online version of the article. The authors regret the omission.