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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, Youssef Bakri and Lamiae Belayachi agree with this statement. Clara Aceves-Luquero, Nawel Merghoub and Saaïd Amzazi have not responded to correspondence from the Editor about this statement. Silvia Fernández de Mattos is deceased.
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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