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Retraction to: Nature https://doi.org/10.1038/s41586-018-0499-y, published online 05 September 2018.

The authors are retracting this paper to correct the scientific literature, due to issues with figure presentation and underlying data. The authors cannot confirm at present the results in the affected figures and thus would wish to retract the paper. Authors Antonella Pignata, Kristen Fousek, Jun Ren, Fong W. Lam, Fabio Stossi, Julien Dubrulle, Vita S. Salsman, Shanmugarajan Krishnan, Sung-Ha Hong, Matthew L. Baker, Ankita Shree, Ahmed Z. Gad, Thomas Shum, Dai Fukumura, Tiara T. Byrd, Malini Mukherjee, Sean P. Marrelli, Jordan S. Orange, Sujith K. Joseph, Poul H. Sorensen, Michael D. Taylor, Meenakshi Hegde, Maksim Mamonkin, Rakesh K. Jain, Shahenda El-Naggar and Nabil Ahmed agree with the Retraction. Author Heba Samaha disagrees with the Retraction.

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  1. Children’s Cancer Hospital Egypt-57357, Cairo, Egypt

    • Heba Samaha
    • , Ahmed Z. Gad
    •  & Shahenda El-Naggar
  2. Center for Cell and Gene Therapy, Texas Children’s Hospital, Houston Methodist Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA

    • Heba Samaha
    • , Antonella Pignata
    • , Kristen Fousek
    • , Vita S. Salsman
    • , Ankita Shree
    • , Ahmed Z. Gad
    • , Thomas Shum
    • , Tiara T. Byrd
    • , Sujith K. Joseph
    • , Meenakshi Hegde
    • , Maksim Mamonkin
    •  & Nabil Ahmed
  3. Texas Children’s Hospital, Houston, TX, USA

    • Heba Samaha
    • , Antonella Pignata
    • , Kristen Fousek
    • , Vita S. Salsman
    • , Ankita Shree
    • , Ahmed Z. Gad
    • , Tiara T. Byrd
    • , Malini Mukherjee
    • , Sujith K. Joseph
    • , Meenakshi Hegde
    • , Maksim Mamonkin
    •  & Nabil Ahmed
  4. Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA

    • Heba Samaha
    • , Antonella Pignata
    • , Kristen Fousek
    • , Fong W. Lam
    • , Fabio Stossi
    • , Julien Dubrulle
    • , Vita S. Salsman
    • , Matthew L. Baker
    • , Ankita Shree
    • , Ahmed Z. Gad
    • , Thomas Shum
    • , Tiara T. Byrd
    • , Malini Mukherjee
    • , Jordan S. Orange
    • , Sujith K. Joseph
    • , Meenakshi Hegde
    • , Maksim Mamonkin
    •  & Nabil Ahmed
  5. Interdepartmental Program in Translational Biology and Molecular Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA

    • Kristen Fousek
    • , Ahmed Z. Gad
    • , Thomas Shum
    • , Tiara T. Byrd
    • , Maksim Mamonkin
    •  & Nabil Ahmed
  6. Edwin L. Steele Laboratories for Tumor Biology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA

    • Jun Ren
    • , Shanmugarajan Krishnan
    • , Dai Fukumura
    •  & Rakesh K. Jain
  7. Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA

    • Fong W. Lam
    • , Jordan S. Orange
    •  & Nabil Ahmed
  8. Center for Translational Research on Inflammatory Diseases at the Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, Texas, USA

    • Fong W. Lam
  9. Integrated Microscopy Core, Advanced Technology Cores, Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA

    • Fabio Stossi
    •  & Julien Dubrulle
  10. Department of Neurology, McGovern Medical School at UT Health, Houston, TX, USA

    • Sung-Ha Hong
    •  & Sean P. Marrelli
  11. National Center for Macromolecular Imaging, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA

    • Matthew L. Baker
  12. Center for Human Immunobiology, Texas Children’s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA

    • Malini Mukherjee
    •  & Jordan S. Orange
  13. Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

    • Poul H. Sorensen
  14. Developmental and Stem Cell Biology Program, The Arthur and Sonia Labatt Brain Tumour Research Centre, Division of Neurosurgery, Departments of Surgery, Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology, and of Medical Biophysics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

    • Michael D. Taylor
  15. Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX, USA

    • Meenakshi Hegde
    •  & Nabil Ahmed
  16. Texas Children’s Cancer and Hematology Centers, Texas Children’s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA

    • Meenakshi Hegde
    •  & Nabil Ahmed
  17. Department of Pathology and Immunology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA

    • Maksim Mamonkin
    •  & Nabil Ahmed

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