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Open Peer Review Reports for: Prevalence of metabolic syndrome (MetS) in Chinese subjects gradually increased with impaired glucose homeostasis: a multicenter, clinical based, cross-sectional study

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Original Submission
15 Feb 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
19 Apr 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Nikolaos Papanas
5 Jun 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Paola Forti
20 Jul 2012 Author responded Author comments - Yufei Xiang
Resubmission - Version 2
20 Jul 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 2
10 Aug 2012 Editorially accepted
20 Aug 2012 Article published 10.1186/1471-2458-12-675

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