The following article from FEMS Immunology and Medical Microbiology, ‘Aerosolized liposomal hamycin for treatment of systemic Candida infections in mice’ by Jayant N. Dhuley, Volume 25, Issue 3, 15 August 1999, pp. 231–236 published online on 28 July 1999 on ScienceDirect (http://www.sciencedirect.com), has been retracted, by agreement between the journal Chief Editor, Patrik Bavoil, Elsevier and Blackwell Publishing Ltd. The author has been notified. The retraction has been agreed due to significant overlap between this article and the following article published in Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy; ‘Aerosolized Amphoterin B-Liposomes for Treatment of Systemic Candida Infections in Mice’ by Brian E. Gilbert, Philip R. Wyde, Gabriel Lopez-Berestein and Samuel Z. Wilson. Volume 38 Issue 2, 1994, pp. 356–359.