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Retraction Note: The microRNA-1246 promotes metastasis in non-small cell lung cancer by targeting cytoplasmic polyadenylation element-binding protein

Diagnostic Pathology201712:53

https://doi.org/10.1186/s13000-017-0637-0

Received: 8 June 2017

Accepted: 26 June 2017

Published: 18 July 2017

The original article was published in Diagnostic Pathology 2015 10:127

Retraction

This article [1] has been retracted by the Editor. Figure 1 (panels: A, C, D, E, F), 2 (panels: A, E, F, G, H) and 4, as well as parts of the text, were duplicated from Tian et al., 2012 [2]. The findings of this study are therefore unreliable. The Editor has been unable to confirm with Southern Medical University whether an institutional investigation has taken place. We have not been able to contact the authors.

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Authors’ Affiliations

(1)
TCM-Integrated Hospital, Southern Medical University, Cancer Center
(2)
Department of Chemotherapy, Zhongshan People’s Hospital

References

  1. Huang W, Li H, Luo R. The microRNA-1246 promotes metastasis in non-small cell lung cancer by targeting cytoplasmic polyadenylation element-binding protein 4. Diagn Pathol. 2015 Jul 25;10:127.View ArticlePubMedPubMed CentralGoogle Scholar
  2. Tian Q, Liang L, Ding J, Zha R, Shi H, Wang Q, et al. MicroRNA-550a acts as a pro-metastatic gene and directly targets cytoplasmic polyadenylation element-binding protein 4 in hepatocellular carcinoma. PLoS One. 2012;7(11):e48958.View ArticlePubMedPubMed CentralGoogle Scholar

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