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Front. Microbiol., 06 March 2018
Sec. Infectious Agents and Disease

Corrigendum: Clostridium chauvoei, an Evolutionary Dead-End Pathogen

  • 1Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
  • 2The iThree Institute, University of Technology Sydney, Ultimo, NSW, Australia
  • 3Department of Preventive Veterinary Medicine, Federal University of Santa Maria, Santa Maria, Brazil
  • 4Department of Biology, Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics, University of Fribourg, Fribourg, Switzerland

A corrigendum on
Clostridium chauvoei, an Evolutionary Dead-End Pathogen

by Rychener, L., InAlbon, S., Djordjevic, S. P., Chowdhury, P. R., Ziech, R. E., de Vargas, A. C., et al. (2017). Front. Microbiol. 8:1054. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2017.01054

In the published article, Pamela Nicholson was not included as an author. In addition, author names were incorrectly spelled as Saria InAlbon and Piklu R. Chowdhury. The correct spellings are Saria In-Albon and Piklu Roy Chowdhury.

The authors apologize for these errors and state that they do not affect the scientific conclusions of the article in any way.

The original article has been updated.

Author Contributions

JF, LF, and SD conceived the study and performed the genomic analyses. PN performed strain isolations and DNA preparations. Bioinformatic analyses was made by SI-A and LR. PC established the phylogenic relationship using by PhyloSift. RZ and AdV provided strains and metadata from strains of Brazil.

Conflict of Interest Statement

The authors declare that the research was conducted in the absence of any commercial or financial relationships that could be construed as a potential conflict of interest.

Keywords: Clostridium chauvoei, CRISPR, virulence genes, flagellin genes, blackleg, dead-end evolution

Citation: Rychener L, In-Albon S, Djordjevic SP, Chowdhury PR, Nicholson P, Ziech RE, de Vargas AC, Frey J and Falquet L (2018) Corrigendum: Clostridium chauvoei, an Evolutionary Dead-End Pathogen. Front. Microbiol. 9:421. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2018.00421

Received: 21 February 2018; Accepted: 22 February 2018;
Published: 06 March 2018.

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Microbiology Editorial Office, Frontiers, Switzerland

Copyright © 2018 Rychener, In-Albon, Djordjevic, Chowdhury, Nicholson, Ziech, de Vargas, Frey and Falquet. 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 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: Joachim Frey,

Shared first authorship.

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