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Erratum to: Elevated MTSS1 expression associated with metastasis and poor prognosis of residual hepatitis B-related hepatocellular carcinoma

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Journal of Experimental & Clinical Cancer Research201635:102

  • Received: 8 June 2016
  • Accepted: 8 June 2016
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The original article was published in Journal of Experimental & Clinical Cancer Research 2016 35:85


Unfortunately, the original version of this article [1] did not include any funding information in the “Acknowledgements” section. The complete “Acknowledgements” section is included in full in this erratum.




The authors acknowledge the contribution of all investigators at all participating study sites. We thank Dr. Ju-Hong Yang, Metabolic Disease Hospital & Tianjin Institute of Endocrinology, Tianjin Medical University (Tianjin, People’s Republic of China), for expert technical assistance with statistical analysis. This study was supported by grants from the National Natural Science Foundation of China (No. 81272401), the International Foundation of Translational Medicine for Abroad Scholars and Students, U.S. and China (No.UCTMP2015-03C001), the Foundation of Shanghai Health Bureau, Shanghai, PR China (No. 2012QJ001A). Z.C. acknowledges the support from the Society in Science-Branco Weiss fellowship administered by ETH Zürich and National Institute of Health/National Cancer Institute (Grant number 1U01CA202123-01, Subaward number 113098–5093073).

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of General Surgery, Shanghai Jiaotong University Affiliated Sixth People’s Hospital, 600 Yi Shan Road, Shanghai, 200233, Peoples Republic of China
Department of Radiology, Xuhui Central Hospital, Shanghai, 200031, Peoples Republic of China
Department of General Surgery, The Tenth People’s Hospital of Tongji University, Shanghai, 200072, Peoples Republic of China
Thayer School of Engineering, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH 03755, USA
Department of Radiology, Boston Children’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02446, USA
Liver Cancer Institute and Zhongshan Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai, 200032, Peoples Republic of China


  1. Huang XY, Huang ZL, Xu B, Chen Z, Re TJ, Zheng Q, Tang ZY, Huang XY. Elevated MTSS1 expression associated with metastasis and poor prognosis of residual hepatitis B-related hepatocellular carcinoma. J Exp Clin Cancer Res. 2016;35(1):85. doi:10.1186/s13046-016-0361-8.View ArticlePubMedPubMed CentralGoogle Scholar


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