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Exploring the oral microbiota of children at various developmental stages of their dentition in the relation to their oral health

  • Wim Crielaard1,
  • Egija Zaura1,
  • Annemarie A Schuller2,
  • Susan M Huse3,
  • Roy C Montijn4 and
  • Bart JF Keijser4Email author
BMC Medical Genomics20114:22

DOI: 10.1186/1755-8794-4-22

Received: 25 October 2010

Accepted: 4 March 2011

Published: 4 March 2011

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Original Submission
25 Oct 2010 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
23 Dec 2010 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Vladimir Lazarevic
5 Jan 2011 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Didier Raoult
15 Feb 2011 Author responded Author comments - Wim Crielaard
Resubmission - Version 3
15 Feb 2011 Submitted Manuscript version 3
28 Feb 2011 Author responded Author comments - Wim Crielaard
Resubmission - Version 4
28 Feb 2011 Submitted Manuscript version 4
4 Mar 2011 Editorially accepted
4 Mar 2011 Article published 10.1186/1755-8794-4-22

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Experimental Preventive Dentistry, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam (ACTA), University of Amsterdam and Free University Amsterdam
TNO Quality of Life
Josephine Bay Paul Center for Comparative Molecular Biology and Evolution, Marine Biological Laboratory
TNO Quality of Life, Business Unit Food and Biotechnology Innovations, Microbial Genomics Group