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Front. Immunol., 19 October 2020 | https://doi.org/10.3389/fimmu.2020.582838

Corrigendum: Phloretin Attenuates Allergic Airway Inflammation and Oxidative Stress in Asthmatic Mice

  • 1Graduate Institute of Health Industry Technology, Research Center for Industry of Human Ecology, Research Center for Chinese Herbal Medicine, College of Human Ecology, Chang Gung University of Science and Technology, Taoyuan, Taiwan
  • 2Division of Allergy, Asthma, and Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
  • 3Department of Nutrition, I-Shou University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
  • 4Department of Nursing, Research Center for Chinese Herbal Medicine, Chang Gung University of Science and Technology, Taoyuan, Taiwan

A Corrigendum on
Phloretin Attenuates Allergic Airway Inflammation and Oxidative Stress in Asthmatic Mice

by Huang, W.-C., Fang, L.-W., and Liou, C.-J. (2017). Front. Immunol. 8:134. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2017.00134

In the original article, there was a mistake in Figure 4 as published. There was an unintentional error in the table composition of Figure 4C. The corrected Figure 4 appears below.

FIGURE 4
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Figure 4. Phloretin (PT) effects on asthmatic lung tissue. Histological sections of lung tissues from normal (N) and OVA-stimulated (OVA) mice, without or with PT (PT5-20) treatment. (A) PT reduced eosinophil infiltration; eosinophils are indicated with arrows (hematoxylin and eosin stain; 200 × magnification). Amplification sections (400 × magnification) were shown for the indicated areas. (B) Scoring of inflammation via pathological evaluation of inflammatory cell infiltration in lung sections. (C) Periodic acid-Schiff (PAS)-stained lung sections show goblet cell hyperplasia; goblet cells are indicated with arrows (200 × magnification). (D) Results were expressed as the number of PAS-positive cells per 100 μm of basement membrane. All data are presented as the means ± SEM. *p < 0.05 compared to the OVA control group. **p < 0.01 compared to the OVA control group. Three independent experiments were analyzed and compared with the OVA-sensitive mice.

The authors apologize for this error and state that this does not change the scientific conclusions of the article in any way. The original article has been updated.

Keywords: asthma, cytokine, eosinophil, oxidative stress, phloretin

Citation: Huang W-C, Fang L-W and Liou C-J (2020) Corrigendum: Phloretin Attenuates Allergic Airway Inflammation and Oxidative Stress in Asthmatic Mice. Front. Immunol. 11:582838. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2020.582838

Received: 13 July 2020; Accepted: 13 August 2020;
Published: 19 October 2020.

Edited and reviewed by: Kottarappat N. Dileepan, University of Kansas Medical Center, United States

Copyright © 2020 Huang, Fang and Liou. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY). The use, distribution or reproduction in other forums is permitted, provided the original author(s) and the copyright owner(s) are credited and that the original publication in this journal is cited, in accordance with accepted academic practice. No use, distribution or reproduction is permitted which does not comply with these terms.

*Correspondence: Chian-Jiun Liou, ccliu@mail.cgust.edu.tw

These authors have contributed equally to this work