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Open Peer Review Reports for: Hemosiderin-laden macrophages are an independent factor correlated with pulmonary vascular resistance in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: a case control study

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Original Submission
21 Aug 2016 Submitted Original manuscript
24 Oct 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Thomas Bahmer
25 Oct 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Giuseppe Verlato
24 Dec 2016 Author responded Author comments - Jun Fukihara
Resubmission - Version 2
24 Dec 2016 Submitted Manuscript version 2
28 Jan 2017 Editorially accepted
6 Feb 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12890-017-0376-8

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