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Open Peer Review Reports for: New COPE guidelines on publication process manipulation: why they matter

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Original Submission
12 Nov 2018 Submitted Original manuscript
15 Nov 2018 Author responded Author comments - Jigisha Patel
Resubmission - Version 2
15 Nov 2018 Submitted Manuscript version 2
15 Nov 2018 Editorially accepted
26 Nov 2018 Article published 10.1186/s41073-018-0059-x

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Open peer review is a system where authors know who the reviewers are, and the reviewers know who the authors are. If the manuscript is accepted, the named reviewer reports are published alongside the article. Pre-publication versions of the article are available by contacting

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