Erratum to: PCR and dissection as tools to monitor filarial infection of Aedes polynesiensismosquitoes in French Polynesia

  • Catherine Plichart1,

    Affiliated with

    • Sandra J Laney2,

      Affiliated with

      • Yves Sechan1, 3,

        Affiliated with

        • Neil Davies4 and

          Affiliated with

          • Anne-Marie Legrand1Email author

            Affiliated with

            Filaria Journal20076:5

            DOI: 10.1186/1475-2883-6-5

            Received: 21 February 2007

            Accepted: 30 March 2007

            Published: 30 March 2007

            The original article was published in Filaria Journal 2006 5:2

            After publication of this work [1], we noted that we had inadvertently failed to include the complete list of all co-authors. The full list of authors has now been added and the Authors' contributions and Competing interests sections modified accordingly.




            We gratefully acknowledge the financial support of the French Polynesia Government, the French Ministry of Overseas Territories, Institut Louis Malardé and the UC Berkeley Gump Station. We thank M. Faaruia, A. Tetuanui and M. Germain for their technical assistance in collecting, dissecting and rearing mosquitoes. We would also like to thank Dr Tom Burkot (Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Parasitic Diseases, Atlanta, GA, USA) for his critical reading of the manuscript.

            Authors’ Affiliations

            Institut Louis Malardé
            Smith College, Clark Science Center
            Centre IRD (Institut de Recherche pour le Développement)
            Richard B. Gump South Pacific Research Station, University of California Berkeley


            1. Plichart C, Sechan Y, Davies N, Legrand A-M: PCR and dissection as tools to monitor filarial infection of Aedes polynesiensis mosquitoes in French Polynesia. Filaria J. 2006, 5: 2-10.1186/1475-2883-5-2.PubMed CentralView ArticlePubMed


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