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Correction to: Detecting eukaryotic microbiota with single-cell sensitivity in human tissue

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The original article was published in Microbiome 2018 6:151


The author reported an error in an equation in the article [1].

The incorrect formula shown is the following:
$$ Correction\ factor=\frac{1+\left(99.9- Human\left(\%\right)\right)}{Human\ \left(\%\right)} $$
The correct formula should be:
$$ Correction\ factor=1+\frac{99.9- Human\left(\%\right)}{Human\ \left(\%\right)} $$



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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Cambridge, National Institute for Health Research Cambridge Biomedical Research Centre, Cambridge, UK
Centre for Trophoblast Research (CTR), Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Cambridge, UK
Department of Medicine, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK


  1. Lager S, de Goffau MC, Sovio U, Peacock SJ, Parkhill J, Stephen Charnock-Jones D, Smith GCS. Detecting eukaryotic microbiota with single-cell sensitivity in human tissue. Microbiome. 2018;6:151.View ArticleGoogle Scholar


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