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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2017 (2017), Article ID 2575273, 1 page
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/2575273
Retraction

Retracted: Silymarin Accelerates Liver Regeneration after Partial Hepatectomy

Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine

Received 8 August 2017; Accepted 8 August 2017; Published 23 November 2017

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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine has retracted the article titled “Silymarin Accelerates Liver Regeneration after Partial Hepatectomy” [1]. The article was found to contain images with the following concerns: There are irregularities in the background in Figures and ; the tubulin controls in Figures and are the same; Figure , Cyclin B (72 hrs) is the same as Figure , TGF beta1 (24 hrs); Figure , the lanes in the TGF-alpha rows at 6 hours and 72 hours do not align. The authors provided corrected figures, which are available as Supplementary Materials, but could not provide the underlying blots.

References

  1. J.-P. Wu, C.-C. Tsai, Y.-L. Yeh et al., “Silymarin accelerates liver regeneration after partial hepatectomy,” Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, vol. 2015, Article ID 603529, 14 pages, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus