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Promoter hypomethylation, especially around the E26 transformation-specific motif, and increased expression of poly (ADP-ribose) polymerase 1 in BRCA-mutated serous ovarian cancer

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BMC Cancer201313:90

DOI: 10.1186/1471-2407-13-90

Received: 26 June 2012

Accepted: 25 February 2013

Published: 26 February 2013

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Original Submission
26 Jun 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
7 Nov 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Ui Soon Khoo
16 Jan 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Amanjit Bal
12 Feb 2013 Author responded Author comments - Qing Yang
Resubmission - Version 3
12 Feb 2013 Submitted Manuscript version 3
25 Feb 2013 Editorially accepted
26 Feb 2013 Article published 10.1186/1471-2407-13-90

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Shengjing Hospital, China Medical University
Department of Physiology, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, China Medical University