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Retraction Note: Human cathelicidin LL-37 enhance the antibiofilm effect of EGCG on Streptococcus mutans
BMC Oral Health volume 17, Article number: 102 (2017)
- The original article was published in BMC Oral Health 2016 16:101
The authors are retracting this article  because they do not have ownership of the data they report. A formal investigation by Tohoku University has concluded that the data reported in this article are the sole property of Tohoku University and have been reported in Bai et al. . All authors agree with this retraction.
Guo Y-J, Zhang B, Feng X-S, Hui-xun Ren H-X, Xu J-R. Human cathelicidin LL-37 enhance the antibiofilm effect of EGCG on Streptococcus mutans. BMC Oral Health. 2016;16:101. doi:10.1186/s12903-016-0292-y.
Bai L, Takagi S, Ando T, Yoneyama H, Ito K, Mizugai H, Isogai E. Antimicrobial activity of tea catechin against canine oral bacteria and the functional mechanisms. J Vet Med. 2016;78(9):1439–45.
The online version of the original article can be found under doi:10.1186/s12903-016-0292-y.
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Guo, Y., Zhang, B., Feng, X. et al. Retraction Note: Human cathelicidin LL-37 enhance the antibiofilm effect of EGCG on Streptococcus mutans. BMC Oral Health 17, 102 (2017). https://0-doi-org.brum.beds.ac.uk/10.1186/s12903-017-0392-3