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Zoonotic Viruses Associated with Illegally Imported Wildlife Products

  • Kristine M. Smith equal contributor mail,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Kristine M. Smith, Simon J. Anthony

    ksmith@ecohealthalliance.org

    Affiliations: Wildlife Conservation Society, Bronx, New York, United States of America, EcoHealth Alliance, New York, New York, United States of America

    Current address: EcoHealth Alliance, New York, New York, United States of America

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  • Simon J. Anthony equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Kristine M. Smith, Simon J. Anthony

    Affiliations: EcoHealth Alliance, New York, New York, United States of America, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America

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  • William M. Switzer,

    Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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  • Jonathan H. Epstein,

    Affiliation: EcoHealth Alliance, New York, New York, United States of America

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  • Tracie Seimon,

    Affiliations: Wildlife Conservation Society, Bronx, New York, United States of America, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America

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  • Hongwei Jia,

    Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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  • Maria D. Sanchez,

    Affiliations: EcoHealth Alliance, New York, New York, United States of America, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America

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  • Thanh Thao Huynh,

    Affiliation: Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, North Grafton, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • G. Gale Galland,

    Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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  • Sheryl E. Shapiro,

    Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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  • Jonathan M. Sleeman,

    Affiliation: United States Geological Survey National Wildlife Health Center, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America

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  • Denise McAloose,

    Affiliation: Wildlife Conservation Society, Bronx, New York, United States of America

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  • Margot Stuchin,

    Affiliations: Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America, Sackler Institute for Comparative Genomics, American Museum of Natural History, New York, New York, United States of America

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  • George Amato,

    Affiliation: Sackler Institute for Comparative Genomics, American Museum of Natural History, New York, New York, United States of America

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  • Sergios-Orestis Kolokotronis,

    Affiliation: Sackler Institute for Comparative Genomics, American Museum of Natural History, New York, New York, United States of America

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  • W. Ian Lipkin,

    Affiliation: Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America

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  • William B. Karesh,

    Affiliations: Wildlife Conservation Society, Bronx, New York, United States of America, EcoHealth Alliance, New York, New York, United States of America

    Current address: EcoHealth Alliance, New York, New York, United States of America

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  • Peter Daszak,

    Affiliation: EcoHealth Alliance, New York, New York, United States of America

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  • Nina Marano

    Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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  • Published: January 10, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0029505

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Publisher's Note: Error in Acknowledgments.

Posted by PLoS_ONE_Group on 08 Feb 2012 at 22:56 GMT

We thank
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There was an error in the Acknowledgments statement. The correct Acknowledgments statement is: "We thank the USFWS Forensics Laboratory, Ashland, Oregon, Nathan Ramsay, USGS National Wildlife Health Center, US Customs and Border Protection, and participating CDC Quarantine Stations for assistance with this study. We thank the contributions of EcoHealth Alliance's Consortium for Conservation Medicine. Use of trade names for identification only and does not imply endorsement by the US Geological Survey National Wildlife Health Center, the Department of Health and Human Services, the Public Health Service, or the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The findings and conclusions in this report are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the views of the National Wildlife Health Center or the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention."

No competing interests declared.