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Erratum to: Co-distribution and co-infection of chikungunya and dengue viruses

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The original article was published in BMC Infectious Diseases 2016 16:84


After publication of the original article [1], it came to the authors’ attention that there were errors within Fig. 1 and Additional file 1.

Fig. 1

The global distributions of endemic/epidemic dengue (top left) and chikungunya (top right) and reports of co-infection (bottom left) as well as the principal vectors of both arboviruses, Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus (bottom right)

The original article has been updated to include the correct versions of Fig. 1 and Additional file 1 have been updated, which also appear in this erratum.


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    Furuya-Kanamori L, Liang S, Milinovich G, Soares Magalhaes RJ, Clements AC, Hu W, et al. Co-distribution and co-infection of chikungunya and dengue viruses. BMC Infect Dis. 2016;3:16. doi:10.1186/s12879-016-1417-2.

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Correspondence to Luis Furuya-Kanamori or Laith Yakob.

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The online version of the original article can be found under doi:10.1186/s12879-016-1417-2.

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Additional file 1:

Search strategy, study selection and country/territories with recorded transmission of dengue and chikungunya and presence of Ae. aegypti and Ae. albopictus. (DOCX 26 kb)

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