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Erratum to: The gut microbiota in conventional and serrated precursors of colorectal cancer

  • Brandilyn A. Peters1,
  • Christine Dominianni1,
  • Jean A. Shapiro2,
  • Timothy R. Church3,
  • Jing Wu1,
  • George Miller4, 5, 6,
  • Elizabeth Yuen7,
  • Hal Freiman7,
  • Ian Lustbader7,
  • James Salik7,
  • Charles Friedlander7,
  • Richard B. Hayes1, 6 and
  • Jiyoung Ahn1, 6Email author

Received: 31 January 2017

Accepted: 31 January 2017

Published: 6 March 2017

The original article was published in Microbiome 2016 4:69


Upon publication of this article [1], it was requested that: “Samples were sequenced at the NYUMC Genome Technology Center. The NYUMC Genome Technology Center is partially supported by the Cancer Center Support Grant, P30CA016087, at the Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center” be added to the Acknowledgements section. This acknowledgement has been included by means of this erratum.



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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Population Health, New York University School of Medicine
Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Division of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota
Department of Surgery, New York University School of Medicine
Department of Cell Biology, New York University School of Medicine
NYU Perlmutter Cancer Center, New York University School of Medicine
Kips Bay Endoscopy Center


  1. Peters BA, Dominianni C, Shapiro JA, Church TR, Wu J, Miller G, Yuen E, Freiman H, Lustbader I, Salik J, Friedlander C, Hayes RB, Ahn J. The gut microbiota in conventional and serrated precursors of colorectal cancer. Microbiome. 2016;4:69. doi:10.1186/s40168-016-0218-6.View ArticlePubMedPubMed CentralGoogle Scholar


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