Reader Comments

Post a new comment on this article

Publisher's Note: Error in the article PDF

Posted by plosntds_team on 30 Nov 2012 at 19:06 GMT

Tick-borne relapsing fever spirochetes are maintained in endemic foci that involve a diversity of small mammals and argasid ticks in the genus Ornithodoros.

There is a layout error in the article's PDF on page 8. Above and to the left of Figure 4 the words "groups (A–D)" are presented vertically, against the margin. They should be printed on the line above the figure, following the text "MLST segregated the 15 spirochete isolates into four primary..."

No competing interests declared.