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Editorial expression of concern: Retama monosperma n-hexane extract induces cell cycle arrest and extrinsic pathway-dependent apoptosis in jurkat cells
BMC Complementary Medicine and Therapies volume 22, Article number: 286 (2022)
Correction: BMC Complement Altern Med 14, 38 (2014)
https://doi.org/10.1186/1472-6882-14-38 ; Published: 24 January 2014
The Editor is issuing an editorial Expression of Concern for this article. Concerns have been raised that Fig. 3 C and Fig. 4 F show splicing of gels which is no longer considered appropriate practice. Readers should consider interpreting the data with caution. Priam Villalonga agrees with this statement. Lamiae Belayachi, Clara Aceves-Luquero, Nawel Merghoub, Youssef Bakri, Silvia Fernández de Mattos and Saaïd Amzazi have not responded to correspondence from the Editor about this statement.
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Belayachi, L., Aceves-Luquero, C., Merghoub, N. et al. Editorial expression of concern: Retama monosperma n-hexane extract induces cell cycle arrest and extrinsic pathway-dependent apoptosis in jurkat cells. BMC Complement Med Ther 22, 286 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12906-022-03771-2