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Erratum to: Precision of the Kalon Herpes Simplex Virus Type 2 IgG ELISA: an international inter-laboratory assessment

The original article was published in BMC Infectious Diseases 2015 15:398


After the publication of this work [1] it was noticed that the 11th author, Barry Kosloff, was omitted from the author list.

The affiliation for Barry Kosloff was also omitted and should be included in the Author details section as follows:

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK; ZAMBART, UNZA School of Medicine, Lusaka, Zambia.

The Authors’ contributions section should also include the sentence below:

Barry Kosloff (BK) supervised Kalon HSV2 testing in the ZAMBART Laboratory performed for this publication.

The author list and affiliation have been corrected accordingly in this erratum.


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    Patel EU, Manucci J, Kahle EM, Lingappa JR, Morrow RA, Piwowar-Manning E, et al. Precision of the Kalon herpes simplex virus type 2 IgG ELISA: an international inter-laboratory assessment. BMC Infect Dis. 2015;15:398.

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Correspondence to Oliver Laeyendecker.

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The online version of the original article can be found under doi:10.1186/s12879-015-1130-6

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