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Retraction: NF-κB activation by Helicobacter pylori requires Akt-mediated phosphorylation of p65

Eriko Takeshima12, Koh Tomimori12, Hirochika Kawakami1, Chie Ishikawa134, Shigeki Sawada15, Mariko Tomita1, Masachika Senba6, Fukunori Kinjo7, Hitomi Mimuro8, Chihiro Sasakawa8, Jiro Fujita2 and Naoki Mori1*

Author Affiliations

1 Division of Molecular Virology and Oncology, Graduate School of Medicine, University of the Ryukyus, 207 Uehara, Nishihara, Okinawa 903-0215, Japan

2 Division of Control and Prevention of Infectious Diseases, Graduate School of Medicine, University of the Ryukyus, 207 Uehara, Nishihara, Okinawa 903-0215, Japan

3 Division of Child Health and Welfare, Faculty of Medicine, University of the Ryukyus, 207 Uehara, Nishihara, Okinawa 903-0215, Japan

4 The Japanese Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS), Japan

5 Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Functional Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine, University of the Ryukyus, 207 Uehara, Nishihara, Okinawa 903-0215, Japan

6 Department of Pathology, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nagasaki University, 1-12-4 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852-8523, Japan

7 Department of Endoscopy, University Hospital, University of the Ryukyus, 207 Uehara, Nishihara, Okinawa 903-0215, Japan

8 Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Institute of Medical Science, The University of Tokyo, 4-6-1 Shirokanedai, Minato-ku, Tokyo 108-8639, Japan

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BMC Microbiology 2011, 11:128  doi:10.1186/1471-2180-11-128

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Received:27 January 2011
Accepted:2 June 2011
Published:2 June 2011

© 2011 Takeshima et al; licensee BioMed Central Ltd.

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Abstract

Article retracted

Retraction

After lengthy investigation by the editors, the original article [1] has been retracted because of inappropriate duplication of images from previously published articles. The last author, Naoki Mori takes full responsibility and apologizes for any inconvenience caused.

References

  1. Takeshima E, Tomimori K, Kawakami H, Ishikawa C, Sawada S, Tomita M, Senba M, Kinjo F, Minuro H, Sasakawa C, Fujita J, Mori N: NF-κB activation by Helicobacter pylori requires Akt-mediated phosphorylation of p65.

    BMC Microbiology 2009, 9:36. PubMed Abstract | BioMed Central Full Text | PubMed Central Full Text OpenURL