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Original Submission
24 Jun 2010 Submitted Original manuscript
22 Aug 2010 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Vipin Zamvar
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
26 Aug 2010 Author responded Author comments - Luca Bertolaccini
Resubmission - Version 3
26 Aug 2010 Submitted Manuscript version 3
29 Oct 2010 Editorially accepted
29 Oct 2010 Article published 10.1186/1749-8090-5-93

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