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Erratum to: Ceratonia siliqua pod extract ameliorates Schistosoma mansoni-induced liver fibrosis and oxidative stress

The original article was published in BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2016 16:434


Following publication of the original article [1] it was brought to our attention that the affiliations for this article had been incorrectly presented. Please note that the correct affiliations should be as follows:

Ebtesam M. Al-Olayan1,2, Manal F. El-Khadragy1,2,3, Reem A. Alajmi1, Mohamed S. Othman4,5, Amira A. Bauomy3,6, Shaimaa R. Ibrahim7 and Ahmed E. Abdel Moneim3*

1Chair vaccines research of infectious diseases, Faculty of Science, King Saud University, Riyadh, and KSA

2Department of Zoology, Faculty of Science, King Saud University, Riyadh, KSA

3Department of Zoology and Entomology, Faculty of Science, University of Helwan, Cairo, Egypt

4Faculty of Preparatory year, University of Hail, Hail, KSA

5Faculty of Biotechnology, October University for Modern Science and Arts (MSA), Giza, Egypt

6Laboratory Sciences Dept., College of Science and Arts, Qassim University, Al-Rass, KSA

7Molecular Drug Evaluation Department, National Organization for Drug Control & Research (NODCAR), Giza, Egypt

Please also note that the Acknowledgements section should be updated to the following: “The authors extend their appreciation to the Deanship of Scientific Research at King Saud University for funding the work through the research group project No. RGPVPP-074”.


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    Al-Olayan EM, et al. Ceratonia siliqua pod extract ameliorates Schistosoma mansoni-induced liver fibrosis and oxidative stress. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine. 2016;16:434.

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The online version of the original article can be found under doi:10.1186/s12906-016-1389-1.

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