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Front. Vet. Sci., 31 August 2020 | https://doi.org/10.3389/fvets.2020.00575

Corrigendum: Understanding Tick Biology and Its Implications in Anti-tick and Transmission Blocking Vaccines Against Tick-Borne Pathogens

  • 1Key Laboratory of Tropical Biological Resources of Ministry of Education, Hainan University, Haikou, China
  • 2Laboratory of Tropical Veterinary Medicine and Vector Biology, School of Life and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Hainan University, Haikou, China

In the original article, there was a mistake in the legend for Figure 1. The Figure was adapted from two sources, which the authors neglected to mention. The correct legend appears below.

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Figure 1. A schematic representation of tick physiological processes and involved molecules tested as vaccine candidates [modified from (78, 103)].

The authors apologize for this error and state that this does not change the scientific conclusions of the article in any way. The original article has been updated.

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Keywords: anti-tick vaccines, Ixodes, Borrelia, transmission-blocking, blood, saliva

Citation: Bhowmick B and Han Q (2020) Corrigendum: Understanding Tick Biology and Its Implications in Anti-tick and Transmission Blocking Vaccines Against Tick-Borne Pathogens. Front. Vet. Sci. 7:575. doi: 10.3389/fvets.2020.00575

Received: 18 June 2020; Accepted: 20 July 2020;
Published: 31 August 2020.

Edited and reviewed by: Lan He, Huazhong Agricultural University, China

Copyright © 2020 Bhowmick and Han. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY). The use, distribution or reproduction in other forums is permitted, provided the original author(s) and the copyright owner(s) are credited and that the original publication in this journal is cited, in accordance with accepted academic practice. No use, distribution or reproduction is permitted which does not comply with these terms.

*Correspondence: Qian Han, qianhan@hainanu.edu.cn