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RETRACTED ARTICLE: In vitro and in vivo evaluation of novel NGR-modified liposomes containing brucine

Authors Li S, Wang X

Received 7 March 2017

Accepted for publication 5 May 2017

Published 11 August 2017 Volume 2017:12 Pages 5797—5804


Checked for plagiarism Yes

Review by Single anonymous peer review

Peer reviewer comments 3

Editor who approved publication: Dr Linlin Sun

This paper has been retracted.

Li S, Wang X. Int J Nanomedicine. 2017;12:5797–5804.

The Editor and Publisher of International Journal of Nanomedicine wish to retract the published article. Concerns were raised regarding the alleged duplication of images in Figure 7 with the same images from other unrelated articles. Specifically,

The authors did not respond to our queries and no explanation for the alleged image duplication was provided. The Editor requested to retract the article and the authors were notified of this.

We have been informed in our decision-making by our policy on publishing ethics and integrity and the COPE guidelines on retractions.

The retracted article will remain online to maintain the scholarly record, but it will be digitally watermarked on each page as “Retracted”.

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