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Potential unfavorable impacts of BDNF Val66Met polymorphisms on metabolic risks in average population in a longevous area

  • Jun-Hua Peng1, 2,
  • Cheng-Wu Liu1, 2,
  • Shang-Ling Pan1, 2Email author,
  • Hua-Yu Wu1,
  • Qing-Hua Liang3,
  • Rui-Jing Gan1,
  • Ling Huang1,
  • Yi Ding1,
  • Zhang-Ya Bian1,
  • Hao Huang1,
  • Ze-Ping Lv3,
  • Xiao-Ling Zhou1 and
  • Rui-Xing Yin4
BMC GeriatricsBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201717:4

Received: 8 July 2016

Accepted: 8 December 2016

Published: 5 January 2017

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Original Submission
8 Jul 2016 Submitted Original manuscript
31 Aug 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Raluca Sandu Vintilescu
17 Oct 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Patricia Heyn
19 Oct 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Dan Gheonea
16 Nov 2016 Author responded Author comments - Jun-Hua Peng
Resubmission - Version 2
16 Nov 2016 Submitted Manuscript version 2
8 Dec 2016 Editorially accepted
5 Jan 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12877-016-0393-0

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Pathophysiology, Guangxi Medical University, Nanning, China
Guangxi Colleges and Universities Key Laboratory of Human Development and Disease Research, Nanning, China
Department of Neurology, Jiangbin Hospital of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, Nanning, China
Department of Cardiology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Guangxi Medical University, Nanning, China