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Retraction note: Down-regulated MicroRNA 148b expression as predictive biomarker and its prognostic significance associated with clinicopathological features in non-small-cell lung cancer patients

  • Naeemeh Ghasemkhani1,
  • Sahar Shadvar1,
  • Yasamin Masoudi2,
  • Amir Jouya Talaei3,
  • Emad Yahaghi4,
  • Peyman Karimi Goudarzi5Email author and
  • Ebrahim Shakiba6
Diagnostic Pathology201611:110

https://doi.org/10.1186/s13000-016-0562-7

Received: 17 October 2016

Accepted: 19 October 2016

Published: 2 November 2016

The original article was published in Diagnostic Pathology 2015 10:164

Retraction

The Editor-in-Chief and Publisher have retracted this article [1] because the scientific integrity of the content cannot be guaranteed. An investigation by the Publisher found it to be one of a group of articles we have identified as showing evidence suggestive of attempts to subvert the peer review and publication system to inappropriately obtain or allocate authorship. This article showed evidence authorship manipulation.

Notes

Declarations

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Authors’ Affiliations

(1)
Brain and Spinal Injury Research Center, Neuroscience institute, Tehran University of Medical Science
(2)
Department of Biophysics, Faculty of Life Science, Azad University of Varamin Pishva Branch
(3)
Department of Genetics, Faculty of Life Science, Azad University of Tehran Medical Sciences Branch
(4)
Department of Molecular Biology, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences
(5)
Department of Neurosurgery, AJA University of Medical Sciences
(6)
Department of Biochemistry, Medical School, Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences

Reference

  1. Ghasemkhani N, Shadvar S, Masoudi Y, Talaei AJ, Yahaghi E, Goudarzi PK, Shakiba E. Down-regulated MicroRNA 148b expression as predictive biomarker and its prognostic significance associated with clinicopathological features in non-small-cell lung cancer patients. Diagn Pathol. 2015;10:164.View ArticlePubMedPubMed CentralGoogle Scholar

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