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Retraction Note: Molecular characterization of Legionella pneumophila-induced interleukin-8 expression in T cells

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BMC Microbiology201111:127

https://doi.org/10.1186/1471-2180-11-127

  • Received: 27 January 2011
  • Accepted: 2 June 2011
  • Published:

The original article was published in BMC Microbiology 2010 10:1

Abstract

Article Retracted

Retraction

After lengthy investigation by the editors, the original article [1] has been retracted because of inappropriate duplication of images from previously published articles. The last author, Naoki Mori takes full responsibility and apologizes for any inconvenience caused.

Notes

Declarations

Authors’ Affiliations

(1)
Division of Molecular Virology and Oncology, Graduate School of Medicine, University of the Ryukyus, 207 Uehara, Nishihara Okinawa, 903-0215, Japan
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Division of Control and Prevention of Infectious Diseases, Graduate School of Medicine, University of the Ryukyus, 207 Uehara, Nishihara Okinawa, 903-0215, Japan
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Transdisciplinary Research Organization for Subtropics and Island Studies, University of the Ryukyus, 1 Senbaru, Nishihara Okinawa, 903-0215, Japan
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Department of Molecular Biology, Graduate School of Science, Nagoya University, Chikusa-ku Nagoya, 464-8602, Japan
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Division of Molecular Bioregulation, Cancer Research Institute, Kanazawa University, 13-1 Takara-machi, Kanazawa 920-0934, Japan
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Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
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Project group 26 "Nosocomial Infections of the Elderly", Robert Koch-Institut, 20 Nordufer, Berlin, 13353, Germany

References

  1. Takamatsu R, Teruya H, Takeshima E, Ishikawa C, Matsumoto K, Mukaida N, Li J-D, Heuner K, Higa F, Fujita J, Mori N: Molecular characterization of Legionella pneumophila-induced interleukin-8 expression in T cells. BMC Microbiol. 2010, 10: 1-10.1186/1471-2180-10-1.PubMedPubMed CentralView ArticleGoogle Scholar

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