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Retraction Note: Impact of NF-κB pathway on the intervertebral disc inflammation and degeneration induced by over-mechanical stretching stress

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Retraction Note: J Inflamm18, 6 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12950-021-00273-9

The Editors in Chief have retracted this article. After publication it was noted that there was overlap between Fig. 2 C and Fig. 3 from another previously published article [1]. The Editors in chief have therefore lost confidence in the integrity of the data in this article.

Zhongxu Cai has stated on behalf of all co-authors that they agree to this retraction.

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Xu, H., Qi, G., Li, K. et al. Retraction Note: Impact of NF-κB pathway on the intervertebral disc inflammation and degeneration induced by over-mechanical stretching stress. J Inflamm 19, 15 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12950-022-00312-z

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