This article has been retracted at the request of Editor-in-Chief & Author.

The following article from Cancer Science: Mariko Tomita, Takehiro Matsuda, Hirochika Kawakami, Jun-nosuke Uchihara, Taeko Okudaira, Masato Masuda, Kazuiku Ohshiro and Naoki Mori. Curcumin targets Akt cell survival signaling pathway in HTLV-I-infected T-cell lines, Cancer Science 2006; 97: 322–327, (doi: 10.1111/j.1349-7006.2006.00175.x), published online on 30 March 2006 on Blackwell Synergy (, now Wiley Online Library (, has been retracted by agreement between the authors, the journal Editor-in-Chief, Yusuke Nakamura, and Blackwell Publishing Asia Pty Ltd. All authors wish to retract this paper due to inappropriate image utilization in two of the figures within the article.

Yusuke Nakamura Editor-in-Chief Cancer Science