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Erratum to: ‘Purkinje cell injury, structural plasticity and fusion in patients with Friedreich’s ataxia’

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The original article was published in Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2016 4:53


After publication of this study [1], we discovered that the unit of measurement used to quantify changes in axonal morphology had been incorrectly labelled. Both the methods section ‘Purkinje cell axonal morphology’ and ‘Table 2 legend’ should read:- All axonal changes are expressed as either frequency per standardized unit length of the Purkinje cell layer (1 centimetre) or frequency per Purkinje cell.

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    Kemp KC, Cook AJ, Redondo J, Kurian KM, Scolding NJ, Wilkins A. Purkinje cell injury, structural plasticity and fusion in patients with Friedreich’s ataxia. Acta Neuropathol Commun. 2016;4:53. doi:10.1186/s40478-016-0326-3.

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Correspondence to Kevin C. Kemp.

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The online version of the original article can be found under doi:10.1186/s40478-016-0326-3.

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