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Erratum to: ‘Ultra-precise detection of mutations by droplet-based amplification of circularized DNA’

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  1. Wang K, Ma Q, Jiang L, Lai S, Lu X, Hou Y, Wu CI, Ruan J. Ultra-precise detection of mutations by droplet-based amplification of circularized DNA. BMC Genomics. 2016;17:214.

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We thank Qian Liu of Tingyi Wen lab for the kind gift of E.coli W3110, and also thank Xiaoxu Yang of Liping Wei lab for helping of using RainDrop Digital PCR System. This work was supported by the Strategic Priority Research Program of China <2014CB542006., the Key Research Program of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (KJZD-EW-L06-1), Natural Science Foundation of China (91531305 and 91131011), Youth Innovation Promotion Association, Chinese Academy of Sciences, and the Agricultural Science and Technology Innovation Program (ASTIP).

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Correspondence to Yali Hou, Chung-I Wu or Jue Ruan.

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Wang, K., Ma, Q., Jiang, L. et al. Erratum to: ‘Ultra-precise detection of mutations by droplet-based amplification of circularized DNA’. BMC Genomics 17, 421 (2016).

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