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Correction to: High rhesus (Rh(D)) negative frequency and ethnic-group based ABO blood group distribution in Ethiopia

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BMC Research Notes201811:180

  • Received: 7 March 2018
  • Accepted: 7 March 2018
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The original article was published in BMC Research Notes 2017 10:330

Correction to: BMC Res Notes (2017) 10:330

Following publication of the original article [1] the authors reported that the information in Ref. [32] had been misquoted. The Rh factor in one region in Saudi Arabia is 8.8%, not 29% as stated.



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Authors’ Affiliations

Aklilu Lemma Institute of Pathobiology, Addis Ababa University, P.O. Box 1176, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Jimma University, P.O. Box 378, Jimma, Ethiopia
Department of Microbial, Cellular and Molecular Biology, College of Natural Sciences, Addis Ababa University, P.O. Box 1176, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia


  1. Golassa L, Tsegaye A, Erko B, Mamo H. High rhesus (Rh(D)) negative frequency and ethnic-group based ABO blood group distribution in Ethiopia. BMC Res Notes. 2017;10:330. ArticlePubMedPubMed CentralGoogle Scholar


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