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Retraction Note to: Gene expression analysis indicates CB1 receptor upregulation in the hippocampus and neurotoxic effects in the frontal cortex 3 weeks after single-dose MDMA administration in Dark Agouti rats

  • Peter Petschner1, 3,
  • Viola Tamasi2,
  • Csaba Adori1,
  • Eszter Kirilly1,
  • Romeo D. Ando1,
  • Laszlo Tothfalusi1 and
  • Gyorgy Bagdy1, 3Email author
BMC Genomics201617:721

https://doi.org/10.1186/s12864-016-3072-9

Received: 25 April 2016

Accepted: 2 September 2016

Published: 8 September 2016

The original article was published in BMC Genomics 2013 14:930

Retraction note

“This article [1] has been retracted by the authors after they discovered an honest error in the data. The error influences the fold change values of the differentially expressed genes described in the article. Through the automated process of the analysis the authors mistakenly failed to identify that these values were inverse values, and thus, the direction of changes in the individual gene analysis is opposite to those reported in the article. As a result, large sections of the article are inaccurate. However, the gene set enrichment analysis and figures 1,2,4,6 and 7 are correct in the publication. To avoid confusion this article has been retracted and the authors have been given the opportunity to resubmit their corrected data.”

Notes

Declarations

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Authors’ Affiliations

(1)
Department of Pharmacodynamics, Semmelweis University
(2)
Department of Genetics, Cell- and Immunobiology, Semmelweis University
(3)
MTA-SE Neuropsychopharmacology and Neurochemistry Research Group

Reference

  1. Petschner P, et al. Gene expression analysis indicates CB1 receptor upregulation in the hippocampus and neurotoxic effects in the frontal cortex 3 weeks after single-dose MDMA administration in Dark Agouti rats. BMC Genomics. 2013;14:930.View ArticlePubMedPubMed CentralGoogle Scholar

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