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A scoping review of prevalence, incidence and risk factors for HIV infection amongst young people in Brazil

BMC Infectious DiseasesBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201717:675

Received: 6 June 2017

Accepted: 4 October 2017

Published: 11 October 2017

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Original Submission
6 Jun 2017 Submitted Original manuscript
17 Jul 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Olatunji Adetokunboh
17 Jul 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Samuel Abariga
21 Aug 2017 Author responded Author comments - Guy Harling
Resubmission - Version 2
21 Aug 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
4 Oct 2017 Editorially accepted
11 Oct 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12879-017-2795-9

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Epidemiology, Fluminense Federal University, Niterói, Brazil
Institute for Global Health, University College London, Mortimer Market Centre, London, UK
Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, USA