Tumor Biology

, Volume 37, Issue 12, pp 16419–16419 | Cite as

Retraction Note to: Diagnostic investigations of canine prostatitis incidence together with benign prostate hyperplasia, prostate malignancies, and biochemical recurrence in high-risk prostate cancer as a model for human study

  • Radmehr Shafiee
  • Alireza Shariat
  • Soheil Khalili
  • Hamed Zamankhan Malayeri
  • Aram Mokarizadeh
  • Ali Anissian
  • Mohammad Reza Hafezi Ahmadi
  • Ehsan Hosseini
  • Mostafa Naderafif
  • Siamak Mohsenzadeh
  • Mohammad Hosein Rasoulian
  • Reza Rezapour
  • Maryam Pourzaer
Retraction Note

Retraction Note to: Tumor Biol (2015) 36:2437–2445

DOI 10.1007/s13277-014-2854-4

This article has been retracted at the request of the Editor-in-Chief, the International Society of Oncology and BioMarkers (ISOBM) and the Publisher per the Committee on Publication Ethics guidelines. The article shows evidence of irregularities in authorship during the submission process, there is strong reason to believe that the peer review process was compromised and the article contains patchwork plagiarism from a variety of sources.

The main sources are (amongst others):

Bruce E. LeRoya, icole Northrup, Prostate cancer in dogs: Comparative and clinical aspects. The Veterinary Journal. 2009; 180:2 149-162 DOI: 10.1016/j.tvjl.2008.07.012

J. Smith, Canine prostatic disease: A review of anatomy, pathology, diagnosis, and treatment, Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Society for Theriogenology. The Society for Theriogenology 2008 Annual Conference, Theriogenology. 2008; 70:3 375–383 DOI: 10.1016/j.theriogenology.2008.04.039

H.F. L’Eplattenier, B. Klem, E. Teske, F.J. van Sluijs, S. A. van Nimwegen , J. Kirpensteijn, Preliminary results of intraoperative photodynamic therapy with 5-aminolevulinic acid in dogs with prostate carcinoma. The Veterinary Journal. 2008; 178:202-207

As such the validity of the content of this article cannot be verified.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Radmehr Shafiee
    • 1
  • Alireza Shariat
    • 2
  • Soheil Khalili
    • 2
  • Hamed Zamankhan Malayeri
    • 3
  • Aram Mokarizadeh
    • 4
  • Ali Anissian
    • 5
  • Mohammad Reza Hafezi Ahmadi
    • 6
  • Ehsan Hosseini
    • 7
  • Mostafa Naderafif
    • 8
  • Siamak Mohsenzadeh
    • 8
  • Mohammad Hosein Rasoulian
    • 9
  • Reza Rezapour
    • 9
  • Maryam Pourzaer
    • 10
  1. 1.Faculty of Veterinary MedicineTehran UniversityTehranIran
  2. 2.Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Karaj BranchIslamic Azad UniversityKarajIran
  3. 3.Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Veterinary MedicineTehran UniversityTehranIran
  4. 4.Department of Immunology, Faculty of MedicineKurdistan University of Medical SciencesSanandajIran
  5. 5.Department of Veterinary, College of Agriculture, Abhar BranchIslamic Azad UniversityAbharIran
  6. 6.Department of Pathology, Faculty of MedicineIlam University of Medical SciencesIlamIran
  7. 7.Faculty of Para Veterinary MedicineIlam UniversityIlamIran
  8. 8.Department of Pathobiology, Faculty of Veterinary MedicineFerdowsi University of MashhadMashhadIran
  9. 9.Faculty of Veterinary MedicineUrmia UniversityUrmiaIran
  10. 10.Department of Biology, Faculty of Basic Science, Damghan BranchIslamic Azad UniversityDamghanIran

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