Skip to main content


Open Access
Open Peer Review

This article has Open Peer Review reports available.

How does Open Peer Review work?

Survey on prevalence and risk factors on HIV-1 among pregnant women in North-Rift, Kenya: a hospital based cross-sectional study conducted between 2005 and 2006

  • Michael Kiptoo1, 2Email author,
  • Solomon Mpoke3, 4,
  • Zipporah Ng'ang'a3,
  • Jones Mueke2,
  • Fredrick Okoth1 and
  • Elijah Songok1, 2, 3
BMC International Health and Human Rights20099:10

DOI: 10.1186/1472-698X-9-10

Received: 09 September 2008

Accepted: 30 April 2009

Published: 30 April 2009

Back to article

Open Peer Review reports

Pre-publication versions of this article and author comments to reviewers are available by contacting

Original Submission
9 Sep 2008 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
21 Oct 2008 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Jeckoniah Ndinya-Achola
3 Nov 2008 Reviewed Reviewer Report - CHINUA AKUKWE
26 Jan 2009 Author responded Author comments - Michael Kibet Kiptoo
Resubmission - Version 3
26 Jan 2009 Submitted Manuscript version 3
11 Feb 2009 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Jeckoniah Ndinya-Achola
12 Feb 2009 Reviewed Reviewer Report - CHINUA AKUKWE
Resubmission - Version 4
Submitted Manuscript version 4
30 Apr 2009 Editorially accepted
30 Apr 2009 Article published 10.1186/1472-698X-9-10

How does Open Peer Review work?

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.. All previous versions of the manuscript and all author responses to the reviewers are also available.

You can find further information about the peer review system here.

Authors’ Affiliations

Centre for Virus Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute
Department of Zoological Sciences, Kenyatta University
Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences, Institute of Tropical Medicine and Infectious Disease, Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology
Centre for Biotechnology Research & Development, Kenya Medical Research Institute