Hepatitis B among Asian Americans: Prevalence, progress, and prospects for control
Moon S Chen Jr, Division of Hematology and Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of California, Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA 95817, United States
Moon S Chen Jr, University of California, Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, United States
Julie Dang, National Cancer Institute-funded National Center for Reducing Asian American Cancer Health Disparities, University of California, Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, United States
Author contributions: Chen MS Jr performed the literature review and drafted the majority of the paper; and Dang J revised, provided expertise, critical insights and clarity to the paper.
Conflict-of-interest statement: The authors report no conflicts of interest.
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Correspondence to: Moon S Chen Jr, PhD, MPH, Professor, Associate Director for Cancer Control, University of California, Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center, 2450 48th Street, Suite 1600, Sacramento, CA 95817, United States. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: April 28, 2015
Peer-review started: May 6, 2015
First decision: June 2, 2015
Revised: June 18, 2015
Accepted: August 31, 2015
Article in press: August 31, 2015
Published online: November 14, 2015