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Response to: ‘Are children more vulnerable to mesothelioma than adults? A comparison of mesothelioma risk among children and adults exposed non-occupationally to blue asbestos at Wittenoom’ by Reid et al

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  • Contributors All authors prepared and wrote this reply letter.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None of the authors has a direct financial interest related to this letter. PB, CLV and FSV have acted as expert witnesses in litigations involving asbestos-related diseases.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; internally peer reviewed.

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