Corrigendum to “The Learning Disabilities Network (LeaDNet): Using Neurofibromatosis Type 1 [NF1] as a Paradigm for Translational Research”


  • Maria T. Acosta,

  • Carrie E. Bearden,

  • Xavier F. Castellanos,

  • Laurie Cutting,

  • Ype Elgersma,

  • Gerard Gioia,

  • David H. Gutmann,

  • Yong-Seok Lee,

  • Eric Legius,

  • Maximillian Muenke,

  • Kathryn North,

  • Luis F. Parada,

  • Nancy Ratner,

  • Kim Hunter-Schaedle,

  • Alcino J. Silva


This article corrects:

    • How to Cite this Article: Acosta MT, Bearden CE, Castellanos FX, Cutting L, Elgersma Y, Gioia G, Gutmann DH, Lee Y-S, Legius E, Muenke M, North K, Parada LF, Ratner N, Hunter-Schaedle K, Silva AJ. 2012. “The Learning Disabilities Network (LeaDNet): Using Neurofibromatosis Type 1 [NF1] as a Paradigm for Translational Research.” Am J Med Genet Part A 161A:236–236.

    In publishing this manuscript the author affiliations for two of the contributors was incorrectly listed. Yong-Seok Lee is affiliated with the University of California at Los Angeles and Eric Legius is at the University of Leuven in Leuven, Belgium.

    In addition the order of the first and middle name for another author is not correct. Dr. Francisco Xavier Castellanos is listed as: Xavier F. Castellanos and should have read: F. Xavier Castellanos.

    The author listing with corrected affiliations and name order should have read:

    Maria T. Acosta1,2*, Carrie E. Bearden3, F. Xavier Castellanos4, Laurie Cutting5, Ype Elgersma6, Gerard Gioia1, David H. Gutmann7, Yong-Seok Lee3, Eric Legius8, Maximillian Muenke2, Kathryn North9, Luis F. Parada10, Nancy Ratner11, Kim Hunter-Schaedle12, and Alcino J. Silva3

    1The Gilbert Neurofibromatosis Institute, Children's National Medical Center, Washington, District of Columbia

    2National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland

    3University of California, Los Angeles, California

    4New York University, New York, New York

    5Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee

    6Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

    7Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri

    8University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium

    9Children's Hospital at Westmead, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia

    10University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, Texas

    11Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio

    12Children's Tumor Foundation, New York, New York

    The Publisher regrets the errors in associating the appropriate affiliations to Dr. Lee and Dr. Legius and name for Dr. Castellanos.