Correction to:Genetic Evidence of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-Cov) and Widespread Seroprevalence among Camels in Kenya

  • Sheila Ommeh,

    Affiliation Institute for Biotechnology Research, Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, Nairobi 62000-00200, Kenya

  • Wei Zhang,

    Affiliation CAS Key Laboratory for Special Pathogens and Biosafety, Wuhan Institute of Virology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan 430071, China

  • Ali Zohaib,

    Affiliation CAS Key Laboratory for Special Pathogens and Biosafety, Wuhan Institute of Virology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan 430071, China

  • Jing Chen,

    Affiliation CAS Key Laboratory for Special Pathogens and Biosafety, Wuhan Institute of Virology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan 430071, China

  • Huajun Zhang,

    Affiliation CAS Key Laboratory for Special Pathogens and Biosafety, Wuhan Institute of Virology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan 430071, China

  • Ben Hu,

    Affiliation CAS Key Laboratory for Special Pathogens and Biosafety, Wuhan Institute of Virology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan 430071, China

  • Xing-Yi Ge,

    Affiliation College of Biology, Hunan University, Changsha 410006, China

  • Xing-Lou Yang,

    Affiliation CAS Key Laboratory for Special Pathogens and Biosafety, Wuhan Institute of Virology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan 430071, China

  • Moses Masika,

    Affiliation Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Nairobi, Nairobi 30197-00100, Kenya

  • Vincent Obanda,

    Affiliation Veterinary Services Department, Kenya Wildlife Service, Nairobi 40241-00100, Kenya

  • Yun Luo,

    Affiliation CAS Key Laboratory for Special Pathogens and Biosafety, Wuhan Institute of Virology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan 430071, China

  • Shan Li,

    Affiliation CAS Key Laboratory for Special Pathogens and Biosafety, Wuhan Institute of Virology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan 430071, China

  • Cecilia Waruhiu,

    Affiliation CAS Key Laboratory for Special Pathogens and Biosafety, Wuhan Institute of Virology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan 430071, China

  • Bei Li,

    Affiliation CAS Key Laboratory for Special Pathogens and Biosafety, Wuhan Institute of Virology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan 430071, China

  • Yan Zhu,

    Affiliation CAS Key Laboratory for Special Pathogens and Biosafety, Wuhan Institute of Virology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan 430071, China

  • Desterio Ouma,

    Affiliation Veterinary Research Institute, Kenya Agriculture and Livestock Research Organization, Nairobi 57811-00200, Kenya

  • Vincent Odendo,

    Affiliation Veterinary Research Institute, Kenya Agriculture and Livestock Research Organization, Nairobi 57811-00200, Kenya

  • Lin-Fa Wang,

    Affiliation Veterinary Services Programme in Emerging Infectious Diseases, Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore 169857, Singapore

  • Danielle E. Anderson,

    Affiliation Veterinary Services Programme in Emerging Infectious Diseases, Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore 169857, Singapore

  • Jacqueline Lichoti,

    Affiliation Directorate of Veterinary Services, State Department of Livestock, Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock Fisheries and Irrigation, Nairobi 34188-00100, Kenya

  • Erick Mungube,

    Affiliation Veterinary Research Institute, Kenya Agriculture and Livestock Research Organization, Nairobi 57811-00200, Kenya

  • Francis Gakuya,

    Affiliation Veterinary Services Department, Kenya Wildlife Service, Nairobi 40241-00100, Kenya

  • Peng Zhou,

    Affiliation CAS Key Laboratory for Special Pathogens and Biosafety, Wuhan Institute of Virology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan 430071, China

  • Kisa-Juma Ngeiywa,

    Affiliation Directorate of Veterinary Services, State Department of Livestock, Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock Fisheries and Irrigation, Nairobi 34188-00100, Kenya,
    Kenya Camel Association, Nairobi 30095-00100, Kenya

  • Bing Yan,

    Affiliation CAS Key Laboratory for Special Pathogens and Biosafety, Wuhan Institute of Virology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan 430071, China

  • Bernard Agwanda ,

    bagwanda@museums.or.ke

    Affiliation Institute for Biotechnology Research, Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, Nairobi 62000-00200, Kenya,
    Department of Zoology, National Museums of Kenya, Nairobi 40658-00100, Kenya

  • Zheng-Li Shi

    zlshi@wh.iov.cn

    Affiliation CAS Key Laboratory for Special Pathogens and Biosafety, Wuhan Institute of Virology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan 430071, China

Correction to:Genetic Evidence of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-Cov) and Widespread Seroprevalence among Camels in Kenya

  • Sheila Ommeh, 
  • Wei Zhang, 
  • Ali Zohaib, 
  • Jing Chen, 
  • Huajun Zhang, 
  • Ben Hu, 
  • Xing-Yi Ge, 
  • Xing-Lou Yang, 
  • Moses Masika, 
  • Vincent Obanda, 
  • Yun Luo, 
  • Shan Li, 
  • Cecilia Waruhiu, 
  • Bei Li, 
  • Yan Zhu, 
  • Desterio Ouma, 
  • Vincent Odendo, 
  • Lin-Fa Wang, 
  • Danielle E. Anderson, 
  • Jacqueline Lichoti, 
  • Erick Mungube, 
  • Francis Gakuya, 
  • Peng Zhou, 
  • Kisa-Juma Ngeiywa, 
  • Bing Yan, 
  • Bernard Agwanda, 
  • Zheng-Li Shi
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The acknowledgement section in the original article was published incorrectly.

The appropriate version is given below.

Acknowledgements

We thank all staff of the Ministry of Health and Ministry of Agriculture Livestock, Fisheries and Irrigation, Chiefs and local assistants from County governments of West Pokot, Turkana, Baringo, Samburu, Laikipia, Isiolo, Marsabit, Mandera, Wajir, Garissa, Tana River, Kitui, and Makueni; Kenya camel association; Kenya Wildlife Service; and National Museums of Kenya. Sheila Ommeh is a recipient of the Chinese Academy of Science Presidents International Fellowship Initiative (CAS-PIFI).This work was funded by Sino-Africa Joint Research Center (SAJC201313 and SAJC201605), External Cooperation Program of CAS (153211KYSB201 60001), and National Science and Technology Major Project (2018ZX10101004).