Retraction for the article A new method based on nanoemulsion to produce

Barbari GR, Dorkoosh FA, Amini M, et al. Int J Nanomedicine. 2017;12:3471–3483

The publisher and publisher of International Journal of Nanomedicine wishes to withdraw the published article. Concerns have been raised about the alleged duplication of features in the image shown in Figure 4. The first author responded to our questions but was unable to provide the original images for Figure 4. The first author explained that he was responsible for preparing the SEM images. and would like to apologize to readers and other authors for any errors that may have been introduced into the image that led to the retraction of the article. However, all authors accept responsibility for the integrity of the reported research and agree with the decision to withdraw the article.

Our decision-making was informed by our Policy on Publishing Ethics and Integrity and the COPE Guidelines on Retraction.

The retracted article will remain online to maintain the scientific record, but will be digitally watermarked on each page as “Retracted.”

This retraction concerns this article

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