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Relevance of matrix metalloproteases in non-small cell lung cancer diagnosis

  • Sonia Blanco-Prieto1,
  • Leticia Barcia-Castro1,
  • María Páez de la Cadena1,
  • Francisco Javier Rodríguez-Berrocal1,
  • Lorena Vázquez-Iglesias1,
  • María Isabel Botana-Rial2,
  • Alberto Fernández-Villar2 and
  • Loretta De Chiara1Email author
BMC Cancer201717:823

Received: 12 January 2017

Accepted: 24 November 2017

Published: 5 December 2017

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Original Submission
12 Jan 2017 Submitted Original manuscript
11 May 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Emanuela Scarpi
18 Sep 2017 Author responded Author comments - Sonia Blanco-Prieto
Resubmission - Version 2
18 Sep 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
29 Sep 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Emanuela Scarpi
Resubmission - Version 3
Submitted Manuscript version 3
24 Nov 2017 Editorially accepted
5 Dec 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12885-017-3842-z

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Biochemistry, Genetics and Immunology, Universidade de Vigo.Vigo, Vigo, Spain
Department of Pneumology of Hospital Álvaro Cunqueiro EOXI Vigo, Vigo, Spain