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Front. Hum. Neurosci., 07 October 2016
Sec. Cognitive Neuroscience

Retraction: Prediction of Mortality Based on Facial Characteristics

A retraction of the Original Research Article
Prediction of Mortality Based on Facial Characteristics

by Delorme, A., Pierce, A., Michel, L., and Radin, D. (2016). Front. Hum. Neurosci. 10:173. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2016.00173

The journal retracts the 17 May 2016 article cited above. Following publication, concerns were raised regarding the scientific validity of the article. The Chief Editors subsequently concluded that aspects of the paper's findings and assertions were not sufficiently matched by the level of verifiable evidence presented. The retraction of the article was approved by the Chief Editors of Human Neuroscience and the Editor-in-Chief of Frontiers. The authors do not agree to the retraction.

Citation: Frontiers Editorial Office (2016) Retraction: Prediction of Mortality Based on Facial Characteristics. Front. Hum. Neurosci. 10:515. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2016.00515

Received: 28 September 2016; Accepted: 28 September 2016;
Published: 07 October 2016.

Approved by:

Hauke R. Heekeren, Freie Universität Berlin, Germany

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