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Google as a cancer control tool in Queensland

  • Xiaodong Huang1,
  • Peter Baade2,
  • Danny R. Youlden2,
  • Philippa H. Youl1, 2, 3, 4,
  • Wenbiao Hu3 and
  • Michael G. Kimlin1, 2Email author
BMC Cancer201717:816

Received: 19 October 2016

Accepted: 23 November 2017

Published: 4 December 2017

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Original Submission
19 Oct 2016 Submitted Original manuscript
26 Oct 2016 Author responded Author comments - Xiaodong Huang
Resubmission - Version 2
26 Oct 2016 Submitted Manuscript version 2
23 Feb 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Roberta De Angelis
21 Jul 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Xinhua Yu
26 Sep 2017 Author responded Author comments - Xiaodong Huang
Resubmission - Version 3
26 Sep 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 3
23 Nov 2017 Editorially accepted
4 Dec 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12885-017-3828-x

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Authors’ Affiliations

Faculty of Science, Health, Education and Engineering, University of the Sunshine Coast, Sippy Downs, Australia
Cancer Council Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
School of Public Health and Social Work, Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
Menzies Health Institute Queensland, Griffith University, Gold Coast, Australia