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Open Peer Review Reports for: A comprehensive regional neurochemical theory in depression: a protocol for the systematic review and meta-analysis of 1H-MRS studies in major depressive disorder

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Original Submission
16 Apr 2018 Submitted Original manuscript
24 Jul 2018 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Anastasios Mpotsaris
17 Aug 2018 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Jichun Ma
18 Sep 2018 Author responded Author comments - Thomas Drago
Resubmission - Version 2
18 Sep 2018 Submitted Manuscript version 2
1 Oct 2018 Editorially accepted
12 Oct 2018 Article published 10.1186/s13643-018-0830-6

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