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Corrigendum to “Malaria Surveillance in the Democratic Republic of the Congo: Comparison of Microscopy, PCR, and Rapid Diagnostic Test”

Citation

Doctor, Stephanie M.; Liu, Yunhao; Whitesell, Amy N.; Thwai, Kyaw L.; Taylor, Steven M.; Janko, Mark M.; Emch, Michael E.; Kashamuka, Melchior; Muwonga, Jeremie; & Tshefu, Antoinette K., et al. (2017). Corrigendum to "Malaria Surveillance in the Democratic Republic of the Congo: Comparison of Microscopy, PCR, and Rapid Diagnostic Test". Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease, 89(3), 251.

Abstract

The pfldh R primer shown in Table S1 is different than the pfldh R primer previously published (Taylor et al. 2010). The sensitivity of the pfldh PCR assay using the primer described in this paper is 100 parasites per microliter, not 10–50 parasites per microliter as stated in the paper.

URL

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2017.08.006

Reference Type

Journal Article

Year Published

2017

Journal Title

Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease

Author(s)

Doctor, Stephanie M.
Liu, Yunhao
Whitesell, Amy N.
Thwai, Kyaw L.
Taylor, Steven M.
Janko, Mark M.
Emch, Michael E.
Kashamuka, Melchior
Muwonga, Jeremie
Tshefu, Antoinette K.
Meshnick, Steven R.