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Retraction Note: A novel polymorphism of the GP78 gene is associated with coronary artery disease in Han population in China

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Lipids in Health and Disease201514:78

  • Received: 28 May 2015
  • Accepted: 28 May 2015
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The original article was published in Lipids in Health and Disease 2014 13:1

This article [1] has been retracted by the authors due to extensive overlap with previously published work, most notably Zhu et al., Liu et al., and Fu et al. [24]. The authors apologise for any inconvenience caused.


Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Cardiology, First Affiliated Hospital of Xinjiang Medical University, Urumqi, Xinjiang, 830054, China
Xinjiang Key Laboratory of Cardiovascular Disease Research, Urumqi, Xinjiang, 830054, China


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