Retraction Note: Effects of hPMSCs on granulosa cell apoptosis and AMH expression and their role in the restoration of ovary function in premature ovarian failure mice
Stem Cell Research & Therapy volume 13, Article number: 504 (2022)
Retraction Note: Stem Cell Research & Therapy (2018) 9:20 https://doi.org/10.1186/s13287-017-0745-5
The Editors-in-Chief have retracted this article at the authors' request. After publication, concerns were raised regarding partial overlap between Figs. 2 and 5–7 in this article and Figs. 1 and 3–5, respectively, in an article by some of the same authors that was submitted and published within a close time frame . The authors have confirmed that some incorrect images had been used in Figs. 5 and 6. The authors have repeated the H&E and immunohistochemistry experiments to address these concerns, but were unable to retrieve the original western blot data. The Editors-in-Chief therefore no longer have confidence in the data presented here.
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Yin N, Wang Y, Lu X, et al. hPMSC transplantation restoring ovarian function in premature ovarian failure mice is associated with change of Th17/Tc17 and Th17/Treg cell ratios through the PI3K/Akt signal pathway. Stem Cell Res Ther. 2018;9:37. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13287-018-0772-x.
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Zhang, H., Luo, Q., Lu, X. et al. Retraction Note: Effects of hPMSCs on granulosa cell apoptosis and AMH expression and their role in the restoration of ovary function in premature ovarian failure mice. Stem Cell Res Ther 13, 504 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1186/s13287-022-03183-6