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Open Peer Review Reports for: Probiotics for vaginal health in South Africa: what is on retailers’ shelves?

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Original Submission
26 Aug 2016 Submitted Original manuscript
31 Oct 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Cindy Arvidson
28 Nov 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Marcia Hobbs
3 Jan 2017 Author responded Author comments - Anna-Ursula Happel
Resubmission - Version 2
3 Jan 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
5 Jan 2017 Editorially accepted
19 Jan 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12905-017-0362-6

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