2Present address: Department of Orthopedic and Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia 22903, USA
3Present address: Department of Surgery, Thomas E. Starzl Transplantation Institute, University of Pittsburgh, E1502 BST, 200 Lothrop Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA
The article “A Novel Low Molecular Weight Alanine Aminotransferase from Fasted Rat Liver” by M. Vedavathi, K. S. Girish, and M. Karuna Kumar, that was published in Biochemistry (Moscow), 2006, vol. 71, Suppl. 1, S105-112, is retracted. The article should therefore be considered unpublished and should not be cited.