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Correction to: Polymorphisms in chloroquine resistance-associated genes in Plasmodium vivax in Ethiopia

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The original article was published in Malaria Journal 2015 14:164

Correction to: Malaria J (2015) 14:164

After publication of the original article [1], it came to the authors’ attention that the primers mentioned in Table 1 for the amplification of the pvcrt-o gene of Plasmodium vivax are not the ones actually used for the experiments. The correct primers and PCR product size are as below:

Table 1 Primers used for amplifications of pvcrt-o and pvmdr-1 marker genes


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    Golassa L, Erok B, Baliraine FN, Aseffa A, Swedberg G. Polymorphisms in chloroquine resistance-associated genes in Plasmodium vivax in Ethiopia. Malaria J. 2015;14:164.

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