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The A's, G's, C's, and T's of health disparities

BMC Medical Genomics20092:29

Received: 06 May 2009

Accepted: 22 May 2009

Published: 22 May 2009

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Original Submission
6 May 2009 Submitted Original manuscript
6 May 2009 Author responded Author comments - Edward Ramos
Resubmission - Version 2
6 May 2009 Submitted Manuscript version 2
22 May 2009 Editorially accepted
22 May 2009 Article published 10.1186/1755-8794-2-29

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Authors’ Affiliations

Center for Research on Genomics and Global Health, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health