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Correction to: Transcriptional responses of Escherichia coli during recovery from inorganic or organic mercury exposure

BMC Genomics201819:268

https://doi.org/10.1186/s12864-018-4631-z

  • Received: 27 March 2018
  • Accepted: 27 March 2018
  • Published:

The original article was published in BMC Genomics 2018 19:52

Correction

After publication of the original article [1] the authors noted that the key displayed in Figure 1a was incorrect, as the PMA and HgCl2 conditions had been switched.

The correct information follows below:

MG1655 unexposed condition: blue line

MG1655 + 3μM PMA: green line

MG1655 + 3μM HgCl2: red line.

The revised figure is included with this Correction (Fig 1).

Corrected Figures:

Revised Fig. 1 :

Fig. 1
Fig. 1

Effects of sub-acute mercury exposure on growth of MG1655. a E. coli K12 MG1655 grown in MOPS minimal medium, unexposed (blue) or exposed to 3 μM HgCl2 (red) or 3 μM PMA (green) during mid-log phase. Asterisks indicate sampling times for RNA-seq. Error bars are standard error (SEM) of 3 biological replicates for each culture condition. See Additional file 1: Figure S1 for full growth curve. b Significantly differentially expressed genes (DEG) counts (up-regulated or down-regulated) for HgCl2 and PMA relative to unexposed control culture at each time point

Notes

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Authors’ Affiliations

(1)
Department of Microbiology, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA

Reference

  1. LaVoie SP, Summers AO. Transcriptional responses of Escherichia coli during recovery from inorganic or organic mercury exposure. BMC Genomics. 2018;19:52. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12864-017-4413-z.View ArticlePubMedPubMed CentralGoogle Scholar

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