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Retraction note: Serotonin 5-HT7 receptor agonist, LP-211, exacerbates Na+, K+-ATPase/Mg2+ ATPase imbalances in spinal cord-injured male rats

  • Abbas Norouzi-Javidan1,
  • Javad Javanbakht1,
  • Fardin Barati1,
  • Nahid Fakhraei1,
  • Fatemeh Mohammadi1 and
  • Ahmad Reza Dehpour1, 2, 3Email author
Diagnostic Pathology201611:108

Received: 17 October 2016

Accepted: 19 October 2016

Published: 2 November 2016

The original article was published in Diagnostic Pathology 2015 10:157


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 of plagiarism (most notably from the articles cited [25]) and authorship manipulation.



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Authors’ Affiliations

Brain and Spinal Cord Injury Research Center, Neuroscience Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Experimental Medicine Research Center, School of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Department of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran


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