Corrections and Clarifications

Corrections and Clarifications

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Science  06 Sep 1996:
Vol. 273, Issue 5280, pp. 1325
DOI: 10.1126/science.273.5280.1325c

Abstract

In the letter under the title “Tobacco research” by Theodor D. Sterling (12 July, p. 168), the quote on page 168 (near the bottom of the first column) should have read as follows. does the identification of secondary risk factors for lung cancer play into the hands of the tobacco industry, which grasps at these straws in its relentless efforts to diminish the significance of cigarette smoking as the overwhelming worldwide cause of lung cancer …? Science regrets the error.