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Front. Microbiol., 17 November 2017 | https://doi.org/10.3389/fmicb.2017.02364

Retraction: Molecular characterization of forest soil based Paenibacillus elgii and optimization of various culture conditions for its improved antimicrobial activity

This paper is retracted by Frontiers. The publisher has discovered that the author(s) created and provided false information for the peer-review process. As the scientific integrity of the article cannot be guaranteed, and adhering to the recommendations of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE), the publisher therefore retracts the article.

The retraction of the article was approved by the Field Chief Editor of Frontiers in Microbiology.

Citation: Frontiers Editorial Office (2017) Retraction: Molecular characterization of forest soil based Paenibacillus elgii and optimization of various culture conditions for its improved antimicrobial activity. Front. Microbiol. 8:2364. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2017.02364

Received: 15 November 2017; Accepted: 15 November 2017;
Published: 17 November 2017.

Approved by:

Rustam Aminov, University of Aberdeen, United Kingdom

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