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Variant Set Enrichment: an R package to identify disease-associated functional genomic regions

BioData Mining201710:9

Received: 8 October 2016

Accepted: 14 February 2017

Published: 22 February 2017

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Original Submission
8 Oct 2016 Submitted Original manuscript
11 Dec 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Logan Everett
23 Dec 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Niamh Ryan
1 Feb 2017 Author responded Author comments - Musaddeque Ahmed
Resubmission - Version 2
1 Feb 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
9 Feb 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Logan Everett
Resubmission - Version 3
Submitted Manuscript version 3
14 Feb 2017 Editorially accepted
22 Feb 2017 Article published 10.1186/s13040-017-0129-5

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Authors’ Affiliations

Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, University Health Network, Toronto, Canada
Department of Medical Biophysics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, USA
Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
Ontario Institute for Cancer Research, Toronto, Canada