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Retraction: Role of cytochrome P450 in drug interactions

Zakia Bibi

Author Affiliations

Department of Chemistry, University of Karachi, Karachi 75270, Pakistan

Nutrition & Metabolism 2014, 11:11  doi:10.1186/1743-7075-11-11

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Received:12 February 2014
Accepted:12 February 2014
Published:14 February 2014

© 2014 Bibi; licensee BioMed Central Ltd.

This is an open access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.


This article [1] has been retracted by the Editor because of extensive overlap with a previously published work [2]. The article was submitted by three authors, two of whom subsequently withdrew their names from the article. Despite efforts to contact the original submitting authors and to get their institution at the time of submission to initiate an investigation, we have been unable to establish how far the remaining author was aware of the submission.


  1. Bibi Z: Role of cytochrome P450 in drug interactions.

    Nutr Metab 2008, 5:27. BioMed Central Full Text OpenURL

  2. Tanaka E: Clinically important pharmacokinetic drug-drug interactions: Role of cytochrome P450 enzymes.

    J Clin Pharm Ther 1998, 23(6):403-416. PubMed Abstract | Publisher Full Text OpenURL