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Using lithium as a neuroprotective agent in patients with cancer

BMC Medicine201210:131

Received: 10 July 2012

Accepted: 2 November 2012

Published: 2 November 2012

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10 Jul 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
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Reviewed Reviewer Report
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Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
2 Nov 2012 Editorially accepted
2 Nov 2012 Article published 10.1186/1741-7015-10-131

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Authors’ Affiliations

Andrew Love Cancer Centre, Geelong Hospital
School of Medicine of Deakin University
Royal Melbourne Hospital
Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre
Mental Health Research Institute
Orygen Youth Health Research Centre and Centre for Youth Mental Health
Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne