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Erratum to: A glycine zipper motif mediates the formation of toxic beta-amyloid oligomers in vitro and in vivo

  • Virginia Fonte1,
  • Vishantie Dostal1,
  • Christine M Roberts1,
  • Patrick Gonzales1,
  • Pascale N Lacor2,
  • Pauline T Velasco2,
  • Jordi Magrane3,
  • Natalie Dingwell4,
  • Emily Y Fan4,
  • Michael A Silverman4,
  • Gretchen H Stein5 and
  • Christopher D Link1, 6Email author
Molecular Neurodegeneration20149:12

Received: 25 February 2014

Accepted: 25 February 2014

Published: 25 March 2014

The original article was published in Molecular Neurodegeneration 2011 6:61


After publication of this work [1], we noted that we inadvertently failed to include the complete list of all co-authors. The full list of authors has now been added and the Authors’ contributions section has been modified accordingly.




The authors would like to thank Hilary Devlin for assistance with media preparation. Some nematode strains were provided by the Caenorhabditis Genetics Center, funded by the NIH National Center for Research Resources. This work was supported by an Alzheimer's Association Zenith Award (C.D.L), NIH award AG12423 (C.D.L), and Canadian Institutes for Health Research, Grant # 102686 (M.A.S.). PNL and PTV were supported by funding granted to William Klein (Alzheimer's Association IIRG-06-26989; NIH award R01AG022547; AHAF # A2006-092 and gift from Acumen Pharmaceuticals Inc).

Authors’ Affiliations

Institute for Behavioral Genetics, University of Colorado
Department of Neurobiology and Physiology, Northwestern University
Department of Neurology and Neuroscience, Weill Medical College of Cornell University
Department of Biological Sciences, Simon Fraser University
Department of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology, University of Colorado
Integrative Physiology, University of Colorado


  1. Fonte V, Dostal V, Roberts CM, Gonzales P, Lacor P, Magrane J, Dingwell N, Fan EY, Silverman MA, Stein GH, Link CD: A glycine zipper motif mediates the formation of toxic β-amyloid oligomers in vitro and in vivo. Mol Neurodegener. 2011, 6: 61-10.1186/1750-1326-6-61.PubMed CentralView ArticlePubMedGoogle Scholar


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