Nature Reviews Genetics 13, 824 (November 2012) | doi:10.1038/nrg3353

Revising the human mutation rate: implications for understanding human evolution

Aylwyn Scally & Richard Durbin

Nature Reviews Genetics 13, 745–753 (2012)

In the second paragraph of the subsection entitled 'African and non-African split' in this article, both instances of the range '60,000–120,000 years ago' were incorrectly written as '120,000–160,000 years ago'. This has now been corrected online. The editors apologize for this mistake.