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Endogenous retroviruses and multiple sclerosis–new pieces to the puzzle

  • Kari K Nissen1,
  • Magdalena J Laska1,
  • Bettina Hansen1,
  • Thorkild Terkelsen1,
  • Palle Villesen2,
  • Shervin Bahrami3,
  • Thor Petersen4,
  • Finn S Pedersen5 and
  • Bjørn A Nexø1Email author
BMC Neurology201313:111

Received: 25 April 2013

Accepted: 20 August 2013

Published: 28 August 2013

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Original Submission
25 Apr 2013 Submitted Original manuscript
6 May 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - John Kriesel
26 May 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Marc Sitbon
13 Jun 2013 Author responded Author comments - Bjørn Nexø
Resubmission - Version 2
13 Jun 2013 Submitted Manuscript version 2
20 Aug 2013 Editorially accepted
28 Aug 2013 Article published 10.1186/1471-2377-13-111

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Biomedicine, Aarhus University
Bioinformatics Research Centre, Aarhus University
SKAUvaccines, Incuba Science Park
Department of Neurology, Aarhus University Hospital
Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Aarhus University