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Erratum to: Aurora kinase-C-T191D is constitutively active mutant

  • Jabbar Khan1, 2,
  • Sanaullah Khan3Email author,
  • Sobia Attaullah4,
  • Ijaz Ali5 and
  • Shahid N Khan3
BMC Cell Biology201213:17

DOI: 10.1186/1471-2121-13-17

Received: 28 May 2012

Accepted: 26 June 2012

Published: 26 June 2012

The original article was published in BMC Cell Biology 2012 13:8


The editors regretfully retract the article [1] by Jabbar Khan, Sanaullah Khan, Sobia Attaullah, Ijaz Ali, and Shahid Khan (BMC Cell Biology 2012, 13:8) due to significant overlap with previously published article “Overexpression of Active Aurora-C Kinase Results in Cell Transformation and Tumour Formation” by Jabbar Khan, Frédéric Ezan, Jean-Yves Crémet, Alain Fautre, David Gilot, Marine Lambert, Christelle Benaud, Marie-Bérengère Troadec, and Claude Prigent (PLoS ONE 6(10): e26512. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0026512). We apologise to all affected parties for the inconvenience caused.


Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Biological Sciences, Gomal University Dera Ismail Khan
Institute of Genetics and Development, University of Rennes1
Department of Zoology, Kohat University of Science and Technology
Department of Zoology, Islamia College Peshawar (A Public Sector University), University Campus
Institute of Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa University of agriculture Peshawar


  1. Jabbar Khan, Sanaullah Khan, Sobia Attaullah, Ijaz Ali, Shahid NIAZ Khan: Aurora kinase-C-T191D is constitutively active mutant. BMC Cell Biology. 2012, 13: 8-10.1186/1471-2121-13-8.View ArticleGoogle Scholar


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