Retraction: Influenza or not influenza: Analysis of a case of high fever that happened 2000 years ago in Biblical time
Department of Paediatrics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR, China
Virology Journal 2010, 7:190 doi:10.1186/1743-422X-7-190Published: 13 August 2010
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The Editor-in-Chief of Virology Journal and the authors of this article  acknowledge that the article does not provide the type of robust supporting data required for a case report and that the observations made are mostly speculative. As such, the article does not fulfill the criteria for a case report and does not meet the high standards expected of the journal. The authors and the Editor-in-Chief have therefore agreed to retract the article.