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Socio-economic inequality and HIV in South Africa

BMC Public Health201313:1037

DOI: 10.1186/1471-2458-13-1037

Received: 23 April 2013

Accepted: 30 October 2013

Published: 4 November 2013

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Open Peer Review reports

Pre-publication versions of this article and author comments to reviewers are available by contacting

Original Submission
23 Apr 2013 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
18 Jun 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Anthony Mbonye
5 Aug 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Gavin Lloyd George
18 Sep 2013 Author responded Author comments - Njeri Wabiri
Resubmission - Version 3
18 Sep 2013 Submitted Manuscript version 3
17 Oct 2013 Author responded Author comments - Njeri Wabiri
Resubmission - Version 4
17 Oct 2013 Submitted Manuscript version 4
30 Oct 2013 Editorially accepted
4 Nov 2013 Article published 10.1186/1471-2458-13-1037

How does Open Peer Review work?

Open peer review is a system where authors know who the reviewers are, and the reviewers know who the authors are. If the manuscript is accepted, the named reviewer reports are published alongside the article.. All previous versions of the manuscript and all author responses to the reviewers are also available.

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Authors’ Affiliations

Epidemiology and Strategic Information Unit, Human Sciences Research Council
United States Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), QED GrS2oup LLC