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Correction to: Accuracy and reliability of an NS1 rapid immunochromatographic test for DENV-1 diagnosis at point of care and in the laboratory

  • Verónica Elizabeth Mata1Email author,
  • Sonia Regina Lambert Passos1,
  • Yara Hahr Marques Hökerberg1,
  • Guilherme Miguéis Berardinelli1,
  • Maria Angelica Borges dos Santos2,
  • Levy Vilas Boas Fukuoka1,
  • Anna Carolina Fontoura Seixas Rangel Maciel1,
  • Cintia Damasceno dos Santos Rodrigues3,
  • Aline da Silva Santos3 and
  • Raquel de Vasconcellos Carvalhaes de Oliveira1
BMC Infectious DiseasesBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201717:710

https://doi.org/10.1186/s12879-017-2804-z

Received: 10 October 2017

Accepted: 10 October 2017

Published: 1 November 2017

The original article was published in BMC Infectious Diseases 2017 17:594

Correction

An error occurred during the publication of the original article [1]. This led to several sections of the text being incorrectly converted into Portuguese:
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    The title

     
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    Declarations
    • Ethics approval and consent to participate

    • Consent for Publication

    • Competing Interests

    • Publisher’s Note

     
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    Article references

     
A full list of all corrections follows below:
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    Title: Accuracy and reliability of an NS1 rapid immunochromatographic test for DENV-1 diagnosis at point of care and in the laboratory

     
  2. B.

    Declarations:

     

Ethics approval and consent to participate

The study was approved by the Institutional Review Board of the Evandro Chagas Clinical Research Institute (CAAE 0066.0.009.000–11). All patients signed the free and informed consent form.

Consent for Publication

Not applicable.

Competing Interests

The authors declare that they have no competing interests.

Publisher’s Note

Springer Nature remains neutral with regard to jurisdictional claims in published maps and institutional affiliations.
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The original article has also been updated.

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Reference

  1. Mata VE, Passos SRL, Hökerberg YHM, Berardinelli GM, Dos Santos MAB, Fukuoka LVB, Maciel ACFSR, Dos Santos Rodrigues CD, da Silva Santos A, de Vasconcellos Carvalhaes de Oliveira R. Accuracy and reliability of an NS1 rapid immunochromatographic test for DENV-1 diagnosis at point of care and in the laboratory. BMC Infect Dis. 2017;17:594. doi:10.1186/s12879-017-2679-z.

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