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A spatial model to predict the incidence of neural tube defects

BMC Public Health201212:951

DOI: 10.1186/1471-2458-12-951

Received: 25 March 2012

Accepted: 5 October 2012

Published: 7 November 2012

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Original Submission
25 Mar 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
20 Jun 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Abdisalan M Noor
9 Aug 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Peter Gething
12 Sep 2012 Author responded Author comments - Lianfa Li
Resubmission - Version 3
12 Sep 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 3
24 Sep 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Peter Gething
2 Oct 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Abdisalan M Noor
Resubmission - Version 4
Submitted Manuscript version 4
5 Oct 2012 Editorially accepted
7 Nov 2012 Article published 10.1186/1471-2458-12-951

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Authors’ Affiliations

State Key Lab of Resources and Environmental Information Systems, Institute of Geographical Sciences and Natural Resources Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Program in Public Health, College of Health Sciences, University of California
Department OF Epidemiology, School of Medicine, University of California