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Correction to: Hybrid mosquitoes? Evidence from rural Tanzania on how local communities conceptualize and respond to modified mosquitoes as a tool for malaria control

The Original Article was published on 06 March 2021

Correction to: Malar J (2021) 20:134 https://doi.org/10.1186/s12936-021-03663-9

Following publication of the original article [1], it was brought to our attention that the article had published with an incorrect Funding declaration.

The declaration has been corrected in the published article and may be seen below:

  • “This work was supported by the Consortium for Advanced Research Training in Africa (CARTA), awarded to MFF. CARTA is jointly led by the African Population and Health Research Center and the University of the Witwatersrand and funded by the Carnegie Corporation of New York (Grant No—G-19-57145), Sida (Grant No: 54100113), Uppsala Monitoring Centre and the DELTAS Africa Initiative (Grant No: 107768/Z/15/Z). The DELTAS Africa Initiative is an independent funding scheme of the African Academy of Sciences (AAS)’s Alliance for Accelerating Excellence in Science in Africa (AESA) and supported by the New Partnership for Africa’s Development Planning and Coordinating Agency (NEPAD Agency) with funding from the Wellcome Trust (UK) and the UK government. The statements made and views expressed are solely the responsibility of the Fellow. This work was also supported by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (Grant Number: OPP1177156), Howard Hughes Medical Institute (Grant Number: OPP1099295) and by Application of Novel Transgenic technology & Inherited Symbionts to Vector Control (ANTI-VeC) (Grant Number: AVPP0027/1), all awarded to Ifakara Health Institute.”

The authors apologize for any inconvenience caused.

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    Finda MF, Okumu FO, Minja E, Njalambaha R, Mponzi W, Tarimo BB, Chaki P, Lezaun J, Kelly AH, Christofdes N. Hybrid mosquitoes? Evidence from rural Tanzania on how local communities conceptualize and respond to modified mosquitoes as a tool for malaria control. Malar J. 2021;20:134. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12936-021-03663-9.

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Finda, M.F., Okumu, F.O., Minja, E. et al. Correction to: Hybrid mosquitoes? Evidence from rural Tanzania on how local communities conceptualize and respond to modified mosquitoes as a tool for malaria control. Malar J 20, 257 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12936-021-03777-0

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