Skip to main content


You are viewing the new article page. Let us know what you think. Return to old version

Erratum to: Apoptosis mediated leishmanicidal activity of Azadirachta indica bioactive fractions is accompanied by Th1 immunostimulatory potential and therapeutic cure in vivo

The original article was published in Parasites & Vectors 2015 8:183


Unfortunately, the original version of this article [1] contained an error within the author list. Affiliation 1 was incorrectly assigned to Dr Farhat Afrin. The correct author list and affiliations can be found here. In addition the acknowledgment of the original article is missing supporting information. The correct acknowledgements can be found below.


  1. 1.

    Chouhan G, Islamuddin M, Want MY, Abdin MZ, Ozbak HA, Hemeg HA, et al. Apoptosis mediated leishmanicidal activity of Azadirachta indica bioactive fractions is accompanied by Th1 immunostimulatory potential and therapeutic cure in vivo. Parasit Vectors. 2015;8:183. doi:10.1186/s13071-015-0788-3.

Download references


This present study was supported by the Deanship of Scientific Research (grant number 7127), Taibah University, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. This work also received financial assistance from Department of Science and Technology, Department of Biotechnology and Central Council for Research in Unani Medicine (CCRUM), Government of India. G.C. was formerly a recipient of Senior Research Fellowship from CCRUM and is presently a recipient of Basic Science Research Fellowship from University Grants Commission (UGC), under UGC-Special Assistance Grant (SAP) received by Department of Biotechnology, Jamia Hamdard. Our thanks are due to Dr. N. Ali, Indian Institute of Chemical Biology, Kolkata, India, for providing us with L. donovani strain. The authors wish to thank Mr. T. A. Nagarjuna and Dr. V. Gupta, BD-JHFACS Academy, Jamia Hamdard, for their help and cooperation in flow cytometry work. We are thankful to Dr. A. Kumar, Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi, India, for his valuable help and guidance in carrying out GC-MS analysis and Dr. A. K. Tiwari for breeding BALB/c mice in Jamia Hamdard Central Animal House Facility. Taibah University, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is duly acknowledged for meeting the publication cost.

Author information

Correspondence to Farhat Afrin.

Additional information

The online version of the original article can be found under doi:10.1186/s13071-015-0788-3.

Rights and permissions

This article is distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License (, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided you give appropriate credit to the original author(s) and the source, provide a link to the Creative Commons license, and indicate if changes were made. The Creative Commons Public Domain Dedication waiver ( applies to the data made available in this article, unless otherwise stated.

Reprints and Permissions

About this article

Verify currency and authenticity via CrossMark


By submitting a comment you agree to abide by our Terms and Community Guidelines. If you find something abusive or that does not comply with our terms or guidelines please flag it as inappropriate. Please note that comments may be removed without notice if they are flagged by another user or do not comply with our community guidelines.