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Hepatitis C virus and HIV co-infection among pregnant women in Rwanda

  • Mwumvaneza Mutagoma1Email author,
  • Helene Balisanga1,
  • Dieudonné Sebuhoro1,
  • Aimable Mbituyumuremyi1,
  • Eric Remera1,
  • Samuel S. Malamba2,
  • David J. Riedel3 and
  • Sabin Nsanzimana1
BMC Infectious DiseasesBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201717:167

Received: 27 August 2016

Accepted: 17 February 2017

Published: 22 February 2017

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Original Submission
27 Aug 2016 Submitted Original manuscript
4 Dec 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Michael H. Augenbraun
5 Dec 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Philip Grant
27 Dec 2016 Author responded Author comments - Mwumvaneza Mutagoma
Resubmission - Version 2
27 Dec 2016 Submitted Manuscript version 2
17 Feb 2017 Editorially accepted
22 Feb 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12879-017-2269-0

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Authors’ Affiliations

Rwanda Biomedical Center, Ministry of Health, Kigali, Rwanda
US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Center for Global Health (CGH), Division of Global HIV/AIDS (DGHA), Kigali, Rwanda
Institute of Human Virology and Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA