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Persistent organic pollutants and mortality in the United States, NHANES 1999–2011

Environmental Health201716:105

Received: 2 May 2017

Accepted: 2 October 2017

Published: 10 October 2017

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Original Submission
2 May 2017 Submitted Original manuscript
9 Jun 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Mary Turyk
1 Jul 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Jou Wei Lin
8 Sep 2017 Author responded Author comments - Kristiann Fry
Resubmission - Version 2
8 Sep 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
20 Sep 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Mary Turyk
Resubmission - Version 3
Submitted Manuscript version 3
2 Oct 2017 Editorially accepted
10 Oct 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12940-017-0313-6

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, The George Washington University, Washington DC, USA