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Does objectively measured physical activity modify the association between early weight gain and fat mass in young adulthood?

BMC Public HealthBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201717:905

Received: 5 December 2016

Accepted: 16 November 2017

Published: 25 November 2017

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Original Submission
5 Dec 2016 Submitted Original manuscript
14 Mar 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Nicola Hopkins
24 Apr 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Petur Juliusson
27 Apr 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Soyang Kwon
30 Jun 2017 Author responded Author comments - Elin Kolle
Resubmission - Version 2
30 Jun 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
16 Nov 2017 Editorially accepted
25 Nov 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12889-017-4924-1

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Sports Medicine, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences
Postgraduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas
Childhood Nutrition Research Centre, UCL Institute of Child Health
Medical Research Council Epidemiology Unit, University of Cambridge
Catholic University of Pelotas