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Retraction Note: Nuclear factor of activated T cells 5 maintained by Hotair suppression of miR-568 upregulates S100 calcium binding protein A4 to promote breast cancer metastasis

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Contributed equally
Breast Cancer Research201820:77

https://doi.org/10.1186/s13058-018-1021-z

  • Received: 17 July 2018
  • Accepted: 17 July 2018
  • Published:

The original article was published in Breast Cancer Research 2014 16:454

Retraction

The authors are retracting this article [1] after an investigation by the Ethics Committee of the Fourth Military Medical University (Xi’an, Shaanxi, China) of the following concerns that had been raised with respect to two of the figures:

Figure 1C, upper panel: areas of the image labelled as “Mock” and of that shown as “Scramble” are duplicated.

Figure 1D: the image labelled as “Scramble, 24 h” and that shown as “siNFAT5, 48 h” are duplicated.

Figure 3A: areas of the image labelled as “Invaded, siCtrl” and that shown as “Before Scraping, siS100A4” are duplicated.

All authors agree with this retraction.

Notes

Declarations

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Authors’ Affiliations

(1)
State Key Laboratory of Cancer Biology, Department of Immunology, Fourth Military Medical University, Xi’an, 710032, Shaanxi, China
(2)
Institute of Anal-Colorectal Surgery, No. 150 Central Hospital of PLA, Luoyang, 471000, Henan, China
(3)
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Fourth Military Medical University, Xi’an, 710032, Shaanxi, China

Reference

  1. Li J-T, Wang L-F, Zhao Y-L, Yang T, Li W, Zhao J, et al. Nuclear factor of activated T cells 5 maintained by Hotair suppression of miR-568 upregulates S100 calcium binding protein A4 to promote breast cancer metastasis. Breast Cancer Res. 2014;16:454. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13058-014-0454-2.View ArticlePubMedPubMed CentralGoogle Scholar

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