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Correction: LncRNA-mediated DNA methylation: an emerging mechanism in cancer and beyond

The Original Article was published on 15 March 2022

Correction: J Exp Clin Cancer Res 41, 100 (2022)

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  1. Huang W, Li H, Yu Q, et al. LncRNA-mediated DNA methylation: an emerging mechanism in cancer and beyond. J Exp Clin Cancer Res. 2022;41:100.

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Huang, W., Li, H., Yu, Q. et al. Correction: LncRNA-mediated DNA methylation: an emerging mechanism in cancer and beyond. J Exp Clin Cancer Res 41, 262 (2022).

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