Take a look at figure one to the right and see if you can spot all the doubles.
Click here for a more zoomable image.
Here’s the notice:
The article “Loss of nuclear pro–IL-16 facilitates cell cycle progression in human cutaneous T cell lymphoma” is being retracted, with the agreement of the corresponding author. Several duplicated bands were recently identified in the immunoblot images in Figures 1 and 3, and the authors are unable to retrieve the original source files that were used to generate these data.
The paper has been cited nine times, according to Thomson Scientific’s Web of Knowledge.
Here’s Fig. 3, if you want to look there too (click here for better zoom):
We’ve asked the corresponding author and the editor for comment, and will update with anything we learn.
Hat tip: Steve McKinney