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Erratum to: Structuprint: a scalable and extensible tool for two-dimensional representation of protein surfaces

BMC Structural Biology201616:6

  • Received: 4 March 2016
  • Accepted: 4 March 2016
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The original article was published in BMC Structural Biology 2016 16:4

Due to a formatting error during the production process of this article [1], equations 4 and 5 were published incorrectly in the PDF of the article [1]. The equations were, however, correctly presented in the HTML version of the article. Equations 4 and 5 are correctly included in this erratum.

The publisher takes full responsibility for the errors which occurred and sincerely apologises for the inconvenience caused.
$$ {\mathbf{w}}_{\boldsymbol{i}}=\left({x}_i^{\hbox{'}\hbox{'}},\ {y}_i^{\hbox{'}\hbox{'}},\ {z}_i^{\hbox{'}\hbox{'}}\right) = \frac{radius}{\sqrt{{x_i^{\hbox{'}}}^2+{y_i^{\hbox{'}}}^2+{z_i^{\hbox{'}}}^2}} \cdot {\mathbf{v}}_{\boldsymbol{i}}^{\boldsymbol{\hbox{'}}} $$
$$ \begin{array}{c}\hfill latitud{e}_i={ \tan}^{-1}\frac{z_i^{\hbox{'}\hbox{'}}}{\sqrt{{x_i^{\hbox{'}\hbox{'}}}^2+{y_i^{\hbox{'}\hbox{'}}}^2}}\ \hfill \\ {}\hfill longitud{e}_i={ \tan}^{-1}\frac{y_i^{\hbox{'}\hbox{'}}}{x_i^{\hbox{'}\hbox{'}}}\ \hfill \end{array} $$



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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Life Sciences, Imperial College London, Silwood Park Campus, Ascot, UK
Bioinformatics & Medical Informatics Team, Biomedical Research Foundation, Academy of Athens, Athens, Greece
School of Chemical Engineering, National Technical University of Athens, Athens, Greece
IMGT®, The International ImMunoGeneTics Information System®, Université de Montpellier, Laboratoire d’ImmunoGénétique Moléculaire LIGM, UPR CNRS 1142, Institut de Génétique Humaine, Montpellier, France


  1. Kontopoulos et al. Structuprint: a scalable and extensible tool for two-dimensional representation of protein surfaces. BMC Structural Biology. 2016 Feb 24; 16:4. doi: 10.1186/s12900-016-0055-7.


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