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Retraction Note: Detection of Helicobacter spp. DNA in the colonic biopsies of stray dogs: molecular and histopathological investigations

  • Fatemeh Soghra Abdi1Email author,
  • Shahram Jamshidi2,
  • Farhad Moosakhani3 and
  • Farhang Sasani4
Diagnostic Pathology201611:120

https://doi.org/10.1186/s13000-016-0572-5

Received: 17 October 2016

Accepted: 19 October 2016

Published: 2 November 2016

The original article was published in Diagnostic Pathology 2014 9:50

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 of plagiarism (most notably from the article cited [2]) and peer review and authorship manipulation.

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Authors’ Affiliations

(1)
Department of Small Animal Internal Medicine, Resident of Specialized Veterinary Sciences, Science and Research Branch, Islamic Azad University (IAU)
(2)
Department of Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Tehran
(3)
Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Karaj
(4)
Department of Pathology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Tehran

References

  1. Abdi FS, Jamshidi S, Moosakhani F, Sasani F. Detection of Helicobacter spp. DNA in the colonic biopsies of stray dogs: molecular and histopathological investigations. Diagn Pathol. 2014;9:50.View ArticlePubMedPubMed CentralGoogle Scholar
  2. Recordati C, Gualdi V, Craven M, Sala L, Luini M, Lanzoni A, Rishniw M, Simpson KW, Scanziani E. Spatial distribution of Helicobacter spp. in the gastrointestinal tract of dogs. Helicobacter. 2009;14(3):180–91.View ArticlePubMedGoogle Scholar

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