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Erratum: Universal conventional and real-time PCR diagnosis tools for Sarcoptes scabiei

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Parasites & Vectors20158:622

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The original article was published in Parasites & Vectors 2015 8:587


After the publication of this work [1], we noticed an error in the Methods Section. The reported sequence of the ProSc “5′-GGTAACTTGTATGAAGGGACTAACTAAA-3′” is not the correct one. The correct one is “ProSc: 5′-GGTAACTTGTATGAAGGRAYTAACTAAA-3′”.



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Authors’ Affiliations

Dipartimento di Scienze Veterinarie, Largo Paolo Braccini 2, 10095 Grugliasco, Italy
Institute of Evolutionary Biology and Environmental Studies (IEU), University of Zürich, Winterthurerstrasse 190, 8057 Zürich, Switzerland
Department of Zoology, College of Science, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Department of Public Health and Infectious Diseases, University of Rome La Sapienza, Roma, Italy
Department of Experimental Medicine and Surgery, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Roma, Italy
Department of Veterinary Services, Kenya Wildlife Service, Nairobi, Kenya
Department of Parasitology and Animal Diseases, Veterinary Research Division, National Research Center, Dokki, Giza, Egypt
Estación Biológica de Doñana, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC), Avda. Américo Vespucio s/n 41092, Sevilla, Spain


  1. Angelone-Alasaad S, Molinar Min A, Pasquetti M, Alagaili AN, D'Amelio S, Berrilli F, et al. Universal conventional and real-time PCR diagnosis tools for Sarcoptes scabiei. Parasit Vectors. 2015;8:587.PubMed CentralView ArticlePubMedGoogle Scholar


© Angelone-Alasaad et al. 2015


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