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Retraction Note: Application of cytology and molecular biology in diagnosing premalignant or malignant oral lesions

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The authors would like to retract the article "Application of cytology and molecular biology in diagnosing premalignant or malignant oral lesions" [1]. After publication of the article it came to light that large portions of the article are duplicated from a previously published article [2]. The authors apologize to the readers, reviewers, and Editors of Molecular Cancer for the inconvenience caused.

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    Mehrotra R, Gupta A, Singh M, Ibrahim R: Application of cytology and molecular biology in diagnosing premalignant or malignant oral lesions. Mol Cancer. 2006, 5: 11- 10.1186/1476-4598-5-11

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The online version of the original article can be found at 10.1186/1476-4598-5-11

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Mehrotra, R., Gupta, A., Singh, M. et al. Retraction Note: Application of cytology and molecular biology in diagnosing premalignant or malignant oral lesions. Mol Cancer 11, 57 (2012). https://doi.org/10.1186/1476-4598-11-57

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