In the article titled “Genome-Wide Identification of Long Noncoding RNAs in Human Intervertebral Disc Degeneration by RNA Sequencing” [1], there was a missing grant number. Thus, the Acknowledgments section should be updated as follows:

This study was supported by the grants from the National Health and Family Planning Commission (Grant no. 2011-1) and ShaanXi Natural Foundation (Grant no. 2016JM 8136).