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HPV infection, anal intra-epithelial neoplasia (AIN) and anal cancer: current issues

  • Margaret A Stanley1,
  • David M Winder1,
  • Jane C Sterling1 and
  • Peter KC Goon1Email author
BMC Cancer201212:398

Received: 18 January 2012

Accepted: 1 August 2012

Published: 8 September 2012

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Original Submission
18 Jan 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
22 Apr 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Joel Palefsky
13 May 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - J. Michael Berry
24 Jul 2012 Author responded Author comments - David Matthew Winder
Resubmission - Version 2
24 Jul 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 2
1 Aug 2012 Editorially accepted
8 Sep 2012 Article published 10.1186/1471-2407-12-398

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Pathology, University of Cambridge