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Front. Microbiol., 24 December 2013 | https://doi.org/10.3389/fmicb.2013.00405

Erratum: Adaptation of a simple dipstick test for detection of Vibrio cholerae O1 and O139 in environmental water

Subhra Chakraborty1, Munirul Alam2, Heather M. Scobie1 and David A. Sack1*
  • 1Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
  • 2Centre for Communicable Diseases, International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Dhaka, Bangladesh

An erratum on:
Adaptation of a simple dipstick test for detection of Vibrio cholerae O1 and O139 in environmental water

by Chakraborty, S., Alam, M., Scobie, H. M., and Sack, D. A. (2013). Front. Microbiol. 4:320. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2013.00320

Two references cited in this article were incorrect. The reference to Ingram et al. (1996) should instead be Page et al. (2012) and the reference for Rabbani et al. (2001) should instead be Ley et al. (2012).

References

Ley, B., Khatib, A. M., Thriemer, K., von Seidlein, L., Deen, J., Mukhopadyay, A., et al. (2012). Evaluation of a rapid dipstick (crystal VC) for the diagnosis of cholera in Zanzibar and a comparison with previous studies. PLoS ONE 7:e36930. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0036930

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Page, A. L., Alberti, K. P., Mondonge, V., Rauzier, J., Quilici, M. L., and Guerin, P. J. (2012). Evaluation of a rapid test for the diagnosis of cholera in the absence of a gold standard. PLoS ONE 7:e37360. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0037360

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Keywords: cholera, dipstick, Bangladesh, environmental water, Vibrio cholerae

Citation: Chakraborty S, Alam M, Scobie HM and Sack DA (2013) Erratum: Adaptation of a simple dipstick test for detection of Vibrio cholerae O1 and O139 in environmental water. Front. Microbiol. 4:405. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2013.00405

Received: 06 December 2013; Accepted: 06 December 2013;
Published online: 24 December 2013.

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Daniela Ceccarelli, University of Maryland, USA

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*Correspondence: dsack@jhsph.edu