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

BMC Genomics201617:421

Received: 28 April 2016

Accepted: 28 April 2016

Published: 2 June 2016

The original article was published in BMC Genomics 2016 17:214

Unfortunately, the original version of this article [1] contained an error. The acknowledgements was included incorrectly. The correct acknowledgements can be found below:




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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Authors’ Affiliations

Key Laboratory of Genomic and Precision Medicine, Beijing Institute of Genomics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
State Key Laboratory of Biocontrol, School of Life Sciences, Sun Yat-Sen University, Guangzhou, China
Department of Ecology and Evolution, University of Chicago, Chicago, USA
Agricultural Genomics Institute at Shenzhen, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Shenzhen, China


  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.View ArticlePubMedPubMed CentralGoogle Scholar


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