[Retracted] Effects of cyclin E gene silencing on the proliferation of esophageal cancer cell lines, EC9706, Eca109 and KYSE30
- Na Wang
- Min Li
- Wen-Qiao Zang
- Yun-Yun Ma
- Yuan-Yuan Wang
- Guo-Qiang Zhao
- Published online on: January 9, 2018 https://doi.org/10.3892/mmr.2018.8406
- Pages: 6202-6202
Copyright: © Wang et al. This is an open access article distributed under the terms of Creative Commons Attribution License.
Mol Med Rep 7: [Related article:] 799-804, 2013; DOI: 10.3892/mmr.2013.1280
Subsequently to the publication of this article, an interested reader drew to our attention the fact that the six panels shown in Fig. 6 shared several areas of identity among them. Following an internal investigation, a laboratory technician, who was responsible for editing the pictures, admitted that the data as presented in the figure had been manipulated after having mislaid some of the original data. The corresponding author of the article takes responsibility for this oversight, and therefore the paper is to be retracted from publication. All of the named authors agree to this retraction. We deeply regret that these errors were allowed to remain in the paper, and extend our apologies to the readership of the Journal.