Retraction: Luminal B tumors are the most frequent molecular subtype in breast cancer of North African women: an immunohistochemical profile study from Morocco

  • Hinde El Fatemi1Email author,

    Affiliated with

    • Sanae Chahbouni1,

      Affiliated with

      • Sofia Jayi2,

        Affiliated with

        • Kaoutar Moumna1,

          Affiliated with

          • My Abdelilah Melhouf1,

            Affiliated with

            • Abdelaziz Bannani2,

              Affiliated with

              • Omar Mesbahi3 and

                Affiliated with

                • Afaf Amarti1

                  Affiliated with

                  Diagnostic Pathology20138:127

                  DOI: 10.1186/1746-1596-8-127

                  Received: 17 July 2013

                  Accepted: 29 July 2013

                  Published: 14 August 2013

                  Retraction

                  This article [1] has been retracted by the authors due to extensive overlap with their own previous publication [2] and a number of other sources. In addition, there is duplication of some of the authors previously published results. The authors apologise to all concerned.

                  Authors’ Affiliations

                  (1)
                  Department of Pathology, Hassan II teaching hospital
                  (2)
                  Department of Gynecology, Hassan II teaching hospital
                  (3)
                  Department of Oncology, Hassan II teaching hospital

                  References

                  1. El F, et al.: Luminal B tumors are the most frequent molecular subtype in breast cancer of North African women: an immunohistochemical profile study from Morocco. Diagn Pathol 2012, 7:170.View Article
                  2. Bennis , et al.: Prevalence of molecular subtypes and prognosis of invasive breast cancer in north-east of Morocco: retrospective study. BMC Research Notes 2012, 5:436.PubMedView Article

                  Copyright

                  © El Fatemi et al.; licensee BioMed Central Ltd. 2013

                  This article is published under license to BioMed Central Ltd. This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://​creativecommons.​org/​licenses/​by/​2.​0), which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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