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Front. Pharmacol., 09 February 2015 | https://doi.org/10.3389/fphar.2015.00018

Corrigendum: The role of drug transporters in the kidney: lessons from tenofovir

  • Department of Molecular and Clinical Pharmacology, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK

A corrigendum on
The role of drug transporters in the kidney lessons from tenofovir

by Moss, D. M., Neary, M., and Owen, A. (2014). Front. Pharmacol. 5:248. doi: 10.3389/fphar.2014.00248

The authors wish to correct a mistake on the review “The role of drug transporters in the kidney: lessons from tenofovir” regarding the details of a particular ABCC2 polymorphism [−24C > T (rs717620)]. In the Section “Tenofovir and kidney transporter pharmacogenetics” on page five of the article, the second line on the second column should state the ABCC2 polymorphism as −24C > T, rather than −24T > C. Additionally, the sentence beginning on page five, line four of the second column should be changed from: “In a study in Japanese HIV+ patients, the ABCC2 −24C > T and1249G > A polymorphisms were found to be protective for tenofovir-induced kidney toxicity (Nishijima et al., 2012).” and instead read: “In a study in Japanese HIV+ patients, the ABCC2 −24T > C and 1249G > A polymorphisms were found to be associated with the increased occurrence of tenofovir-induced kidney toxicity (Nishijima et al., 2012).”

Conflict of Interest Statement

The author declares that the research was conducted in the absence of any commercial or financial relationships that could be construed as a potential conflict of interest.

References

Nishijima, T., Komatsu, H., Higasa, K., Takano, M., Tsuchiya, K., Hayashida, T., et al. (2012). Single nucleotide polymorphisms in ABCC2 associate with tenofovirinduced kidney tubular dysfunction in Japanese patients with HIV-1 infection: a pharmacogenetic study. Clin. Infect. Dis. 55, 1558–1567. doi: 10.1093/cid/cis772

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Keywords: tenofovir, HIV-1, drug transporters, kidney, toxicity

Citation: Moss DM (2015) Corrigendum: The role of drug transporters in the kidney: lessons from tenofovir. Front. Pharmacol. 6:18. doi: 10.3389/fphar.2015.00018

Received: 22 December 2014; Accepted: 20 January 2015;
Published online: 09 February 2015.

Edited by:

George Tegos, Massachusetts General Hospital, USA

Reviewed by:

Olaf Grisk, University of Greifswald, Germany

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*Correspondence: darren.moss@liverpool.ac.uk