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miR-622 Suppresses Tumor Formation by Directly Targeting VEGFA in Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma [Retraction]

Authors Wang R, Ma Q, Ji L, Yao Y, Ma M, Wen Q

Received 31 May 2021

Accepted for publication 31 May 2021

Published 3 June 2021 Volume 2021:14 Pages 3597—3598


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Wang R, Ma Q, Ji L, Yao Y, Ma M, Wen Q. Onco Targets Ther. 2018;11:1501—1509.


The Editor and Publisher of OncoTargets and Therapy wish to retract the published article. The journal was notified of alleged image manipulation relating to Figure 3B. Specifically:

The authors were unable to provide a satisfactory explanation for the duplication and the decision was made to retract the paper.

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