The authors regret that a statement on author contributions was not correctly formulated. With this corrigendum we provide the corrected version. Author contributions FW and SK prepared the tissue-engineered vascular grafts and were responsible of the study's coordination. FW, SK, AR and PM performed the tissue analysis and interpretation. SJ, TL, FM and FK were responsible for the study design. VF, MM and NG-W performed the in vitro and in vivo MR monitoring of grafts and the MRI data analysis together with TL, FK, PM and FW. OW and AM performed the PET- CT monitoring of grafts and the data analysis together with FM, PM and FW. HS and KC were responsible for the surgical implantation of the grafts. FW drafted the original manuscript; PM, TL and FK critically revised it. All authors discussed the results and approved the final version of the manuscript. The authors would like to apologise for any inconvenience caused.