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Correction to: Extended blood group profiles for Malays, Chinese, and Indians in Peninsular Malaysia

The Original Article was published on 01 December 2020

Correction to: J Med Hum Genet 21, 51 (2020)

https://doi.org/10.1186/s43042-020-00096-y

Following publication of the original article [1], the authors identified some errors in Abstract and Result section. They also made a small update in the Title.

The correct Abstract and Result have been included in this correction and the changes have been highlighted in bold typeface.

Abstract

Other minor blood group systems distributed differently across these ethnic groups, except for the Kell, Lutheran, Cartwright, and Vel blood group systems, where only K-k+, Lu (8+14), Yt (a+b−), and Vel (+) phenotypes were observed.

Result

The Malays, Chinese, and Indians were recorded to be monomorphic for Kell, Lutheran, Cartwright, and Vel blood group systems, where only K-k+, Lu (8+14), Yt (a+b-), and Vel (+) were observed

The Title has been updates as “Extended blood group profiles for Malays, Chinese, and Indians in Peninsular Malaysia”

The original article has been corrected.

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  1. Hajar CGN et al (2020) Extended blood group profiles for Malays, Chinese, and Indians in peninsular Malaysia. Egypt J Med Hum Genet 21:51. https://doi.org/10.1186/s43042-020-00096-y

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Hajar, C.G.N., Zefarina, Z., Riffin, N.S.M. et al. Correction to: Extended blood group profiles for Malays, Chinese, and Indians in Peninsular Malaysia. Egypt J Med Hum Genet 22, 8 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1186/s43042-021-00132-5

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