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Retraction: Luminal B tumors are the most frequent molecular subtype in breast cancer of North African women: an immunohistochemical profile study from Morocco

Hinde El Fatemi1*, Sanae Chahbouni1, Sofia Jayi2, Kaoutar Moumna1, My Abdelilah Melhouf1, Abdelaziz Bannani2, Omar Mesbahi3 and Afaf Amarti1

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1 Department of Pathology, Hassan II teaching hospital, Fez, Morocco

2 Department of Gynecology, Hassan II teaching hospital, Fez, Morocco

3 Department of Oncology, Hassan II teaching hospital, Fez, Morocco

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Diagnostic Pathology 2013, 8:127  doi:10.1186/1746-1596-8-127

The electronic version of this article is the complete one and can be found online at: http://www.diagnosticpathology.org/content/8/1/127


Received:17 July 2013
Accepted:29 July 2013
Published:14 August 2013

© 2013 El Fatemi et al.; licensee BioMed Central Ltd.

This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0), which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Retraction

This article [1] has been retracted by the authors due to extensive overlap with their own previous publication [2] and a number of other sources. In addition, there is duplication of some of the authors previously published results. The authors apologise to all concerned.

References

  1. El F, et al.: Luminal B tumors are the most frequent molecular subtype in breast cancer of North African women: an immunohistochemical profile study from Morocco.

    Diagn Pathol 2012, 7:170. PubMed Abstract | BioMed Central Full Text | PubMed Central Full Text OpenURL

  2. Bennis , et al.: Prevalence of molecular subtypes and prognosis of invasive breast cancer in north-east of Morocco: retrospective study.

    BMC Research Notes 2012, 5:436. PubMed Abstract | BioMed Central Full Text | PubMed Central Full Text OpenURL