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Dual action of highbush blueberry proanthocyanidins on Aggregatibacter actinomycetemcomitans and the host inflammatory response

BMC Complementary and Alternative MedicineBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201818:10

Received: 1 June 2017

Accepted: 27 December 2017

Published: 10 January 2018

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Original Submission
1 Jun 2017 Submitted Original manuscript
20 Aug 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Dr. Kenneth Markowitz
21 Sep 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Hiromichi Yumoto
19 Dec 2017 Author responded Author comments - Amel Ben Lagha
Resubmission - Version 2
19 Dec 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
27 Dec 2017 Editorially accepted
10 Jan 2018 Article published 10.1186/s12906-017-2072-x

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Authors’ Affiliations

Oral Ecology Research Group (GREB), Faculty of Dentistry, Université Laval, Quebec City, Canada