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Open Peer Review Reports for: Using the Kulldorff’s scan statistical analysis to detect spatio-temporal clusters of tuberculosis in Qinghai Province, China, 2009–2016

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Original Submission
19 Jan 2017 Submitted Original manuscript
30 Mar 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Xin Qi
17 Apr 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Wenyi Zhang
25 May 2017 Author responded Author comments - Huaxiang Rao
Resubmission - Version 2
25 May 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
14 Jun 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Xin Qi
Resubmission - Version 3
Submitted Manuscript version 3
26 Jul 2017 Editorially accepted
21 Aug 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12879-017-2643-y

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