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Retraction Note: Mir-655 up-regulation suppresses cell invasion by targeting pituitary tumor-transforming gene-1 in esophageal squamous cell carcinoma

  • The original article was published in Journal of Translational Medicine 2013 11:301

Retraction Note: J Transl Med (2013) 11:301 https://doi.org/10.1186/1479-5876-11-301

The Editor-in-Chief has retracted this article [1] because Figure 3a overlaps with Figure 2 in [2]. An investigation by Zhengzhou University has confirmed this. The data reported in this article are therefore unreliable. There is also considerable text overlap with a previously published article [3]. Guoqiang Zhao does not agree with this retraction. The other authors have not responded to correspondence from the editor about this retraction.

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Wang, Y., Zang, W., Du, Y. et al. Retraction Note: Mir-655 up-regulation suppresses cell invasion by targeting pituitary tumor-transforming gene-1 in esophageal squamous cell carcinoma. J Transl Med 18, 89 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12967-020-02265-4

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