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Retraction Note to: Coffee component hydroxyl hydroquinone (HHQ) as a putative ligand for PPAR gamma and implications in breast cancer

The Original Article was published on 16 October 2013

Retraction Note to: BMC Genomics 14, S6 (2013)

https://doi.org/10.1186/1471-2164-14-S5-S6

The Editor is retracting this article because of significant overlap of text with [1] and [2]. Babita Shashni agrees with this retraction. Yukio Nagasaki and Meena K Sakharkar do not agree with this retraction. Karun Sharma, Kishore R Sakharkar and Sarinder K Dhillon have not responded to correspondence from the Editor about this retraction. The Editor was not able to obtain a current email address for Rumani Singh.

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  2. Shashni B, Sakharkar KR, Nagasaki Y, Sakharkar MK. Glycolytic enzymes PGK1 and PKM2 as novel transcriptional targets of PPARγ in breast cancer pathophysiology. Journal of Drug Targeting. 2013;21(2):161-74.

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Shashni, B., Sharma, K., Singh, R. et al. Retraction Note to: Coffee component hydroxyl hydroquinone (HHQ) as a putative ligand for PPAR gamma and implications in breast cancer. BMC Genomics 23, 127 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12864-022-08371-5

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