Correction to: Virologica Sinica (2018) 33:484–492

The acknowledgement section in the original article was published incorrectly.

The appropriate version is given below.


We thank all staff of the Ministry of Health and Ministry of Agriculture Livestock, Fisheries and Irrigation, Chiefs and local assistants from County governments of West Pokot, Turkana, Baringo, Samburu, Laikipia, Isiolo, Marsabit, Mandera, Wajir, Garissa, Tana River, Kitui, and Makueni; Kenya camel association; Kenya Wildlife Service; and National Museums of Kenya. Sheila Ommeh is a recipient of the Chinese Academy of Science Presidents International Fellowship Initiative (CAS-PIFI). This work was funded by Sino-Africa Joint Research Center (SAJC201313 and SAJC201605), External Cooperation Program of CAS (153211KYSB20160001), and National Science and Technology Major Project (2018ZX10101004).