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Retraction Note: Ulnar malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumour diagnosis in a mixed-breed dog as a model to study human: histologic, immunohistochemical, and clinicopathologic study
Diagnostic Pathology volume 11, Article number: 121 (2016)
The Editor-in-Chief and Publisher have retracted this article  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 [2–6]) and peer review and authorship manipulation.
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The online version of the original article can be found under doi:10.1186/1746-1596-8-86.
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Tavasoly, A., Javanbakht, J., Khaki, F. et al. Retraction Note: Ulnar malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumour diagnosis in a mixed-breed dog as a model to study human: histologic, immunohistochemical, and clinicopathologic study. Diagn Pathol 11, 121 (2016). https://doi.org/10.1186/s13000-016-0570-7