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Correction to: Comprehensive benchmarking and ensemble approaches for metagenomic classifiers

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The original article was published in Genome Biology 2017 18:182

Correction to: Genome Biol (2017) 18:182

Following publication of the original article [1], the authors would like to highlight the following two corrections:

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    The updated “Availability of data and materials” declaration to the article:

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    The authors would like to clarify that the kraken db build command in the manuscript is for the bacterial database; the command for the standard db is available through the kraken manual: kraken-build --standard --db $DBNAME


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    McIntyre ABR, et al. Comprehensive benchmarking and ensemble approaches for metagenomic classifiers. Genome Biol. 2017;18:182.

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Correspondence to Gail L. Rosen or Christopher E. Mason.

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