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Corrections and clarifications

• Chronic wasting disease is not a virus, as was said in an article. It is in fact a prion disease, one of a family of rare progressive neurodegenerative disorders (British Columbia reveals plan to combat ‘zombie deer disease’, 15 February, p25).

A letter transposed the years of strikes by the match girls and the London dockers, which took place in 1888 and 1889 respectively (10 February, Journal, p7).

• Other recently amended articles include:

Eleanor Fazan obituary

Plant-based diet linked to cutting sleep apnoea risk by a fifth, research shows

I’m A Celeb to ‘He can’t see man!’: every Ant and Dec TV show – from worst to best

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