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Erratum to: The effectiveness of non-pyrethroid insecticide-treated durable wall lining to control malaria in rural Tanzania: study protocol for a two-armed cluster randomized trial

  • George Mtove1Email author,
  • Joseph P. Mugasa1,
  • Louisa A. Messenger2,
  • Robert C. Malima1,
  • Peter Mangesho1,
  • Franklin Magogo1,
  • Mateusz Plucinski3, 4,
  • Ramadhan Hashimu1,
  • Johnson Matowo5,
  • Donald Shepard6,
  • Bernard Batengana1,
  • Jackie Cook2,
  • Basiliana Emidi5, 6,
  • Yara Halasa7,
  • Robert Kaaya5,
  • Aggrey Kihombo1,
  • Kimberly A. Lindblade4,
  • Geofrey Makenga1,
  • Robert Mpangala1,
  • Abraham Mwambuli1,
  • Ruth Mzava1,
  • Abubakary Mziray1,
  • George Olang1,
  • Richard M. Oxborough8,
  • Mohammed Seif1,
  • Edward Sambu1,
  • Aaron Samuels4,
  • Wema Sudi1,
  • John Thomas9,
  • Sophie Weston2,
  • Martin Alilio10,
  • Nancy Binkin11,
  • John Gimnig4,
  • Immo Kleinschmidt2,
  • Peter McElroy3, 4,
  • Lawrence H. Moulton12,
  • Laura Norris10,
  • Trenton Ruebush11,
  • Meera Venkatesan10,
  • Mark Rowland2,
  • Franklin W. Mosha5 and
  • William N. Kisinza1
BMC Public HealthBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201616:1195

Received: 17 November 2016

Accepted: 17 November 2016

Published: 25 November 2016

The original article was published in BMC Public Health 2016 16:633


The authors of this published article [1] would like to correct the ‘Funding’ declarations to read as follows:

“This study was funded by the US President’s Malaria Initiative (PMI) through the United States Agency for International Development under Translating Research into Action, Cooperative Agreement No. GHS-A-00-09-00015-00, managed by University Research Co., LLC (URC).”



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Authors’ Affiliations

National Institute for Medical Research, Amani Research Centre, Muheza, Tanzania
Department of Disease Control, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
US President’s Malaria Initiative, Atlanta, USA
Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Center for Global Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
Kilimanjaro Christian Medical College, Moshi, Tanzania
National Institute for Medical Research, Headquarters, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Brandeis University, Heller School, Waltham, USA
PMI Africa Indoor Residual Spraying Project, Abt Associates, London, UK
Phoenix Ordinary LLC, Bridgewater, USA
President’s Malaria Initiative, United States Agency for International Development, Washington, USA
Translating Research into Action Project (TRAction) University Research Co., LLC, Bethesda, USA
Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, USA


  1. Mtove G, et al. The effectiveness of non-pyrethroid insecticide-treated durable wall lining to control malaria in rural Tanzania: study protocol for a two-armed cluster randomized trial. BMC Public Health. 2016;16:633. doi:10.1186/s12889-016-3287-3.View ArticlePubMedPubMed CentralGoogle Scholar


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