The editorial board of Brazilian Journal of Biology, announces the formal Retraction of the following article:
Abdelbasset, W.K., Bokov, D.O., Jasim, S.A., Yasin, G., Abbas, H., Alkadir, O.K.A., Taifi, A., Jalil, A. T. and Aravindhan, S., 2024. Evaluating the secondary bioactive metabolites in Geodia corticostylifera. Brazilian Journal of Biology, vol. 84, e260090. https://doi.org/10.1590/1519-6984.260090.
This decision was made based on the fact that:
the article presents a corresponding author information that does not belong to the actual authorship of this article;
the article presents data that was previously published by Clavico et al. (2006)CLAVICO, E.E.G., MURICY, G., GAMA, B.A.P., BATISTA, D., VENTURA, C.R.R. and PEREIRA, R.C., 2006. Ecological roles of natural products from the marine sponge Geodia corticostylifera. Marine Biology, vol. 148, no. 3, pp. 479-488. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00227-005-0097-z.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00227-005-009... and used without permission by the authors and without the proper citation.
Profa. Dra. Takako Matsumura Tundisi
Editor in chief
- CLAVICO, E.E.G., MURICY, G., GAMA, B.A.P., BATISTA, D., VENTURA, C.R.R. and PEREIRA, R.C., 2006. Ecological roles of natural products from the marine sponge Geodia corticostylifera Marine Biology, vol. 148, no. 3, pp. 479-488. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00227-005-0097-z
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29 June 2022
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