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Expression of PER, CRY, and TIM genes for the pathological features of colorectal cancer patients [Retraction]

Authors Wang Y, Cheng Y, Yu G, Jia B, Hu Z, Zhang L

Received 8 September 2016

Accepted for publication 8 September 2016

Published 20 September 2016 Volume 2016:9 Pages 5699—5700

DOI https://doi.org/10.2147/OTT.S121862


Wang Y, Cheng YS, Yu G, et al. Expression of PER, CRY, and TIM genes for the pathological features of colorectal cancer patients. OncoTargets and Therapy. 2016;9:1997–2005.

Concerns about this paper were raised by a reader. Upon seeking an explanation from the authors we conclude that the content and data in the paper were extensively plagiarized from:

Mazzocoli G, Panza A, Valvano MR, et al. Clock Gene Expression Levels and Relationship with Clinical and Pathological Features in Colorectal Cancer Patients. Chronobiology International. 2011;28(10):841–851.

Dr Faris Farassati has decided that the paper in OncoTargets and Therapy should be retracted, and the relevant supervisors at the authors institutions are advised of this decision.


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