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Open Peer Review Reports for: Evaluation of a pulsed xenon ultraviolet disinfection system to decrease bacterial contamination in operating rooms

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Original Submission
27 Jun 2017 Submitted Original manuscript
9 Jul 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Pankaj Baral
15 Aug 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Katherine Belfield
11 Sep 2017 Author responded Author comments - Lynn El Haddad
Resubmission - Version 2
11 Sep 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
4 Oct 2017 Editorially accepted
10 Oct 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12879-017-2792-z

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