Retraction Note: Decreased microRNA-452 expression and its prognostic significance in human osteosarcoma
World Journal of Surgical Oncology volume 17, Article number: 104 (2019)
Retraction note: World J Surg Oncol
The Editor-in-Chief is retracting this article  due to overlap with previously published articles [2, 3]. Fig. 3D “miR-452 mimics” is very similar to Fig. 3D “si-BANCR” in article . Fig. 3D “miRNC” is very similar to Fig. 3E “si-NC” in article  and to Fig. 3E “miR-224 mimics” in article .
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Li R-Z, Wang L-M. Decreased microRNA-452 expression and its prognostic significance in human osteosarcoma. World J Surg Oncol. 2016;14:150. https://wjso.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12957-016-0900-y.
Zhou T, Gao Y. Increased expression of LncRNA BANCR and its prognostic significance in human hepatocellular carcinoma. World J Surg Oncol. 2016;14:8. https://wjso.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12957-015-0757-5.
Zhu D, Chen H, Yang X, Chen W, Wang L, Xu J, Yu L. Decreased microRNA-224 and its clinical significance in non-small cell lung cancer patients. Diagn Pathol. 2014;9:198. https://diagnosticpathology.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13000-014-0198-4.
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Li, RZ., Wang, LM. Retraction Note: Decreased microRNA-452 expression and its prognostic significance in human osteosarcoma. World J Surg Onc 17, 104 (2019). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12957-019-1648-y