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Mapping mitochondrial heteroplasmy in a Leydig tumor by laser capture micro-dissection and cycling temperature capillary electrophoresis

BMC Clinical PathologyBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201717:6

Received: 22 September 2016

Accepted: 27 March 2017

Published: 8 April 2017

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Original Submission
22 Sep 2016 Submitted Original manuscript
13 Nov 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Thomas LaFramboise
4 Dec 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Kung-Chao Chang
21 Dec 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Giorgio Stanta
19 Feb 2017 Author responded Author comments - Paulo Refinetti
Resubmission - Version 2
19 Feb 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
27 Mar 2017 Editorially accepted
8 Apr 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12907-017-0042-3

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Authors’ Affiliations

Chair of Applied Statistics, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne
Institute for Cancer Research, The Norwegian Radium Hospital
Laboratory in Metakaryotic Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology