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Splice site SNPs of phospholipase PLCXD3 are significantly associated with variant and sporadic Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease

  • Matthew T Bishop1Email author,
  • Pascual Sanchez-Juan2 and
  • Richard SG Knight1
BMC Medical Genetics201314:91

Received: 29 March 2013

Accepted: 11 September 2013

Published: 12 September 2013

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Original Submission
29 Mar 2013 Submitted Original manuscript
16 Aug 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Nobuo Sanjo
29 Aug 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Masahito Yamada
10 Sep 2013 Author responded Author comments - Matthew Bishop
Resubmission - Version 2
10 Sep 2013 Submitted Manuscript version 2
11 Sep 2013 Editorially accepted
12 Sep 2013 Article published 10.1186/1471-2350-14-91

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Authors’ Affiliations

National CJD Research & Surveillance Unit, University of Edinburgh, Western General Hospital
Neurology Department, University Hospital “Marqués de Valdecilla”. Fundación “Marqués de Valdecilla” (University of Cantabria) IFIMAV and Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red sobre Enfermedades Neurodegenerativas (CIBERNED)