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Extracellular Dopamine Potentiates Mn-Induced Oxidative Stress, Lifespan Reduction, and Dopaminergic Neurodegeneration in a BLI-3–Dependent Manner in Caenorhabditis elegans

  • Alexandre Benedetto,

    Affiliations: Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America, Children's Hospital, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America, London Centre for Nanotechnology, University College London, London, United Kingdom

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  • Catherine Au,

    Affiliations: Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America, Center for Molecular Toxicology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

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  • Daiana Silva Avila,

    Affiliations: Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America, Children's Hospital, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

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  • Dejan Milatovic,

    Affiliations: Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America, Center for Molecular Toxicology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

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  • Michael Aschner mail

    michael.aschner@vanderbilt.edu

    Affiliations: Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America, Children's Hospital, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America, Center for Molecular Toxicology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

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  • Published: August 26, 2010
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1001084

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Publisher's Note: Correction to text

Posted by PLoS_Genetics on 13 Oct 2010 at 12:36 GMT

C. elegans strains and handling of the worms
http://plosgenetics.org/article/info:doi/10.1371/journal.pgen.1001084#article1.body1.sec4.sec1.p1

Some information was omitted from the last sentence in the first paragraph of the Materials and Methods section. This sentence should read:

‘All strains were provided by the Caenorhabditis Genetic Center (CGC, Minnesota), except for the BY602 and BY645 strains, which were generously provided by Randy Blakely (Vanderbilt University Medical Center, TN, USA), and the strain LD001 which was kindly given by Keith Blackwell (Harvard Medical School, MA, USA).’

No competing interests declared.