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

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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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    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.

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Correspondence to Samer Angelone-Alasaad or Luca Rossi.

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The online version of the original article can be found under doi:10.1186/s13071-015-1204-8.

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