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Atherosclerosis and Alzheimer - diseases with a common cause? Inflammation, oxysterols, vasculature

BMC Geriatrics201414:36

Received: 10 October 2013

Accepted: 26 February 2014

Published: 21 March 2014

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Original Submission
10 Oct 2013 Submitted Original manuscript
11 Nov 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - David Russell
9 Dec 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Davide Seripa
31 Dec 2013 Author responded Author comments - Richard Lathe
Resubmission - Version 2
31 Dec 2013 Submitted Manuscript version 2
18 Jan 2014 Reviewed Reviewer Report - David Russell
Resubmission - Version 3
Submitted Manuscript version 3
26 Feb 2014 Editorially accepted
21 Mar 2014 Article published 10.1186/1471-2318-14-36

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Authors’ Affiliations

State University of Pushchino, Prospekt Nauki, Pushchino, Russia
Pushchino Branch of the Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry, Russian Academy of Sciences, Pushchino, Russia
Pieta Research, Edinburgh, UK
Optical Research Group, Laboratory of Evolutionary Biophysics of Development, Institute of Developmental Biology of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia
Biomedical Centre for Research Education and Innovation (CREI), Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology, Skolkovo, Russia
Centre for Cardiovascular Science, Queens Medical Research Institute, University of Edinburgh, Little France, UK