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The clinical and molecular epidemiology of Staphylococcus aureus infections in Fiji

  • Adam Jenney1, 2Email author,
  • Deborah Holt3,
  • Roselyn Ritika1,
  • Paul Southwell4,
  • Shalini Pravin5,
  • Eka Buadromo5,
  • Jonathan Carapetis1, 6,
  • Steven Tong3 and
  • Andrew Steer1, 2, 7
BMC Infectious Diseases201414:160

DOI: 10.1186/1471-2334-14-160

Received: 27 August 2013

Accepted: 13 March 2014

Published: 24 March 2014

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Original Submission
27 Aug 2013 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
4 Sep 2013 Author responded Author comments - Adam Jenney
Resubmission - Version 3
4 Sep 2013 Submitted Manuscript version 3
31 Oct 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Veronique Nussenblatt
27 Nov 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Stephen Ritchie
19 Jan 2014 Author responded Author comments - Adam Jenney
Resubmission - Version 4
19 Jan 2014 Submitted Manuscript version 4
3 Feb 2014 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Stephen Ritchie
24 Feb 2014 Author responded Author comments - Adam Jenney
Resubmission - Version 5
24 Feb 2014 Submitted Manuscript version 5
13 Mar 2014 Editorially accepted
24 Mar 2014 Article published 10.1186/1471-2334-14-160

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Authors’ Affiliations

Fiji Group A Streptococcal Project, University of Melbourne
Centre for International Child Health, University of Melbourne
Menzies School of Health Research, Northern Territory
Microbiology Department, Royal Darwin Hospital, Northern Territory
Microbiology Department, Colonial War Memorial Hospital
Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, University of Western Australia
Group A Streptococcal Research Group, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute