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Correction to: Population differentiated copy number variation of Bos taurus, Bos indicus and their African hybrids

The Original Article was published on 12 July 2021

Correction to: BMC Genomics 22, 531 (2021)

Following publication of the original article [1], the authors reported that the following missing authors from the authorship list:

  • Endashaw Terefe

  • Gurja Belay

  • Abdulfatai Tijjani

  • Jian-Lin Han

  • Olivier Hanotte

The corrected authorship list and the updated ‘Authors’ contributions’ and ‘Acknowledgements’ declarations are provided in this Correction article. The original article [1] has been updated.


  1. Jang, Jisung, et al. Population differentiated copy number variation of Bos taurus, Bos indicus and their African hybrids. BMC Genom. 2021;22:531.

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The following institutions and their personnel provided help for the sampling of the cattle: The Ethiopian Biodiversity Institute (Ethiopia), The University of Addis Ababa, the cattle keepers from Ethiopia. The ILRI livestock genomics program is supported by the CGIAR Research Program on Livestock (CRP Livestock), which is supported by contributors to the CGIAR Trust Fund ( This research was funded in part by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and with UK aid from the UK Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (Grant Agreement OPP1127286) under the auspices of the Centre for Tropical Livestock Genetics and Health (CTLGH), established jointly by the University of Edinburgh, SRUC (Scotland’s Rural College) and the International Livestock Research Institute. The findings and conclusions contained within are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect positions or policies of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation or the UK Government. The Chinese Government contribution to CAAS-ILRI Joint Laboratory on Livestock and Forage Genetic Resources in Beijing (2018-GJHZ-01) is appreciated.

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All authors have read and approved the manuscript. JJ and HK conceived and designed the experiments. JJ performed in silico prediction and computational analyses. ET, AT, GB, OH collected samples. HJ generated genome sequencing data. JJ wrote main manuscript text and all of figures and tables. YHL and KK wrote part of discussion.

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Correspondence to Heebal Kim.

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Jang, J., Terefe, E., Kim, K. et al. Correction to: Population differentiated copy number variation of Bos taurus, Bos indicus and their African hybrids. BMC Genomics 23, 207 (2022).

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