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Erratum to: Comparing the genomes of Helicobacter pylori clinical strain UM032 and mice-adapted derivatives

  • Yalda Khosravi1,
  • Vellaya Rehvathy1,
  • Wei Yee Wee2,
  • Susana Wang3,
  • Primo Baybayan3,
  • Siddarth Singh4,
  • Meredith Ashby3,
  • Junxian Ong5,
  • Arlaine Anne Amoyo5,
  • Shih Wee Seow5,
  • Siew Woh Choo2,
  • Tim Perkins6,
  • Eng Guan Chua7,
  • Alfred Tay7,
  • Barry James Marshall7,
  • Mun Fai Loke1,
  • Khean Lee Goh8,
  • Sven Pettersson5, 9, 10 and
  • Jamuna Vadivelu1, 11Email author
Gut Pathogens20146:11

Received: 28 April 2014

Accepted: 29 April 2014

Published: 8 May 2014

The original article was published in Gut Pathogens 2013 5:25


After publication of this work [1], we discovered that due to an inadvertent mistake, Figures 4 and 5 in the original article were essentially the same figure. Amendment to Figure 5 (Figure 1 here) has now been added. We offer our sincerest apologies for this oversight.
Figure 1

Genetic relatedness of vac A cluster with closely related bacteria. 1: vacuolating cytotoxin, 2: hypothetical protein, 3: haemin uptake system ATP-binding protein, 4: cysteinyl-Trna-SYNTHETASE, 5: IRON III, 6: dehydrogenases with different specificities, 7: proposted peptidoglycan lipid, 8: hypothetical protein, 9: hypothetical protein, 10: DNA damage inducible protein J, 11: holliday junction DNA helicase RUUA, 12: putative outer membrane protein, 13: hypothetical protein.



Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Malaya
Dental Research and Training Unit, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Malaya
Pacific Biosciences
PacBio Singapore
National Cancer Centre
School of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Western Australia
The Marshall Centre for Infectious Diseases Research and Training, University of Western Australia
Department of Medicine, University of Malaya
Department of Microbiology, Tumor and Cell Biology (MTC), Karolinska Institutet
School of Biological Sciences, Nanyang Technological University
Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Malaya


  1. Khosravi Y, Rehvathy V, Wee WY, Wang S, Baybayan P, Singh S, Ashby M, Ong J, Amoyo AA, Wee SS, Choo SW, Perkins T, Chua EG, Tay A, Marshall BJ, Loke MF, Goh KL, Pettersson S, Vadivelu J: Comparing the genomes of Helicobacter pylori clinical strain UM032 and Mice-adapted derivatives. Gut Pathog. 2013, 5: 25-10.1186/1757-4749-5-25.PubMed CentralView ArticlePubMedGoogle Scholar


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