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Open Peer Review Reports for: FRED (A Framework for Reconstructing Epidemic Dynamics): an open-source software system for modeling infectious diseases and control strategies using census-based populations

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Original Submission
11 Jun 2013 Submitted Original manuscript
19 Jun 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Dennis Chao
9 Jul 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Andrea Pugliese
9 Jul 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Gianpaolo Scalia Tomba
13 Sep 2013 Author responded Author comments - John Grefenstette
Resubmission - Version 2
13 Sep 2013 Submitted Manuscript version 2
25 Sep 2013 Editorially accepted
8 Oct 2013 Article published 10.1186/1471-2458-13-940

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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. Pre-publication versions of the article are available by contacting

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