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Open Peer Review Reports for: Identifying and characterizing hepatitis C virus hotspots in Massachusetts: a spatial epidemiological approach

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Original Submission
27 Jan 2017 Submitted Original manuscript
6 Mar 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Maryam Alavi
10 Mar 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Erin Conners
2 Apr 2017 Author responded Author comments - Thomas J. Stopka
Resubmission - Version 2
2 Apr 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
11 Apr 2017 Editorially accepted
20 Apr 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12879-017-2400-2

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