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Upregulation of nucleostemin in colorectal cancer and its effects on cell malignancy [Retraction]

Authors Wei B, Huang Q, Zhong X

Received 2 May 2016

Accepted for publication 2 May 2016

Published 5 May 2016 Volume 2016:9 Pages 2625—2626


It was recently brought to our attention that a paper published in 2015 by Bin Wei, Qiaoying Huang, Xiaogang Zhong.

• Wei B, Huang Q, Zhong X. Upregulation of nucleostemin in colorectal cancer and its effects on cell malignancy. OncoTargets and Therapy. 2015;8:1805–1814.
Plagiarized significant portions of the text and several figures published in 2014:
• Seyed-Gogani N, Rahmati M, Zarghami N, et al. Nucleostemin Depletion Induces Post-G1 Arrest Apoptosis in Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia K562 Cells. Advanced Pharmaceutical Bulletin. 2014;4(1):55–60.

The editor and publishers take the view that this is completely unacceptable. This paper is retracted.

This retraction relates to


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