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Dr. Jean Jacques Vanden Eynde
Editor-in-Chief
Formerly head of the Department of Organic Chemistry (FS), University of Mons-UMONS, 7000 Mons, Belgium
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Interests: heterocycles; microwave-induced synthesis; medicinal chemistry; green chemistry
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Prof. Dr. Klaus Kopka
Associate Editor
Division of Radiopharmaceutical Chemistry, Research Program Imaging and Radiooncology, German Cancer Research Center (dkfz), Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, D-69120 Heidelberg, Germany
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Interests: radiopharmaceutical sciences; labeling chemistry; medicinal chemistry; PET tracers; radiopharmaceuticals for diagnostics and endoradiotherapy; small molecules; peptides; antibodies and derivatives thereof
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Prof. Dr. Joachim Jose
Associate Editor
PharmaCampus Institute of Pharmaceutical and Medicinal Chemistry, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität, Corrensstr. 48, 48149, Muenster, Germany
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Interests: autodisplay; assay development and inhibitor testing; whole cell biocatalysts for synthesis of drugs and building blocks; directed evolution of enzyme inhibitors and biocatalysts; biosensor development and diagnostic tools
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Dr. Annie Mayence
Associate Editor
Formerly professor at the Haute Ecole Provinciale de Hainaut-Condorcet, 7330 Saint-Ghislain, Belgium
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Interests: medicinal chemistry, organic synthesis, parasitic diseases, orphan drugs
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Dr. Derek J. McPhee *
Former Editor-in-Chief
Senior Director, Technology Strategy, Amyris, Inc., 5885 Hollis St, Suite 100, Emeryville, CA 94608, USA
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Interests: organic synthesis; medicinal chemistry; biotechnology
* Founding Editor-in-Chief and Editor-in-Chief up to 29 January 2015.
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Dr. Martyn Rittman
Publishing Services Manager
MDPI AG, St. Alban-Anlage 66, CH-4052 Basel, Switzerland
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Editorial Board

Prof. Dr. Atanas G. Atanasov
1.Institute of Genetics and Animal Breeding of the Polish Academy of Sciences, 05-552 Jastrzebiec, Poland
2. Department of Pharmacognosy, University of Vienna, Austria
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Interests: molecular medicine; therapeutic targets; nutrigenomics; mechanisms of pharmacological action; cardiometabolic diseases and inflammation
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue: Effects of Natural Products in the Context of Cardiometabolic Disease
Special Issue: Selected Papers from the 8th Central European Conference ‘Chemistry towards Biology’ (CTB-2016)
Special Issue: Selected Papers from the 46th EuroCongress on Drug Synthesis and Analysis (ECDSA-2017)
Prof. Jean-Pierre Bazureau
University of Rennes 1, Institute of Chemical Sciences Rennes ICSR UMR CNRS 6226, Building 10A, Room 207, Campus de Beaulieu, 263 Avenue du General Leclerc, CS 74205, 35042 RENNES Cedex, France
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Interests: synthetic organic chemistry under microwave; medicinal chemistry; design and heterocyclic chemistry for cancer and CNS diseases
Dr. Alfredo Berzal-Herranz
Department of Molecular Biology, Instituto de Parasitología y Biomedicina López-Neyra, (IPBLN-CSIC), PTS Granada, Av del conocimiento s/n, 18016 Granada, Spain
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Interests: structure-function of RNA; aptamers; antisense; ribozymes; viral RNA genomes; RNA as tool; therapeutic RNAs
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Special Issue: Aptamers: Biomedical Interest and Applications
Prof. Dr. Thierry Besson
Normandie Univ, Univ Rouen; INSA Rouen, CNRS, Laboratoire COBRA UMR6014, Bâtiment IRCOF, 1 rue Tesnière, F-76821 Mont Saint-Aignan Cedex, France
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Interests: N,O,S-Heterocycles for therapeutic applications; microwave assisted chemistry; microwave-assisted chemistry; active drugs for cancer and central nervous system; cancer and CNS drugs
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Special Issue: Focusing on Sulfur in Medicinal Chemistry
Dr. Conor R. Caffrey
Center for Discovery and Innovation in Parasitic Diseases, Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
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Interests: biochemistry of and small molecule drug discovery for parasitic protozoa and helminths; 'neglected' tropical diseases; high-throughput and high content screening, and assay devlopment; point-of-care diagnostics; proteolysis
Dr. Christophe Dardonville
1. Instituto de Química Médica – CSIC, Madrid, Spain
2. Medicinal Chemistry Institute – Spanish Council for Scientific Research
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Interests: medicinal chemistry, design and synthesis of antiparasitic agents for neglected tropical diseases (trypanosomiasis, leishmaniasis, malaria), cationic compounds, DNA binding study, pKa measurement
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Special Issue: Antiparasitic Agents
Prof. Maria Emília de Sousa
1. Laboratório de Química Orgânica e Farmacêutica, Departamento de Ciências, Químicas, Faculdade de Farmácia, Universidade do Porto, Rua Jorge Viterbo Ferreira 228, 4050-313, Porto, Portugal
2. Interdisciplinar de Investigação Marinha e Ambiental (CIIMAR/CIMAR), Universidade do Porto, Terminal de Cruzeiros do Porto de Leixões, Avenida General Norton de Matos, S/N 4450-208 Matosinhos, Portugal
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Interests: medicinal chemistry; organic synthesis; heterocycles, P-glycoprotein; anticancer; anticoagulants; chiral drugs
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Special Issue: Selected Papers from the 6th International Conference on Natural Products for Health and Beauty (NATPRO 6)
Special Issue: Grand Celebration: 100th Anniversary of the Discovery of Heparin
Special Issue: Selected papers from the 11th National Meeting of Organic Chemistry and 4th Meeting of Therapeutic Chemistry in Portugal
Special Issue: Can Membrane Transporters Contribute to Drug Discovery?
Special Issue: Marine Products for Health and Beauty
Special Issue: Old Pharmaceuticals with New Applications
Prof. Dr. Gunars Duburs
Senior research fellow of the Latvian Institute of Organic Synthesis, Deputy Chairman, Division of Chemical, Biological and Medical Sciences, Latvian Academy of Sciences, Aizkraukles 21, Rīga, LV 1006, Latvia
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Interests: heterocyclic chemistry (mainly partially hydrogenated azines: dihydro- (tetrahydro-) pyridines, pyrimidines, polycyclic derivatives) - studies of chemical, physical chemical and biological properties; medicinal chemistry (synthesis and studies of neurotropic, cardiovascular, antioxidative, membrane protective, radioprotective, UV-protective, peptidomimetic, gene transfection agents)
Dr. Francois Dufrasne
Faculté de Pharmacie, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Campus Plaine CP 205/5, 1050 Brussels, Belgium
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Interests: medicinal chemistry; anticancer metal complexes; asymmetric synthesis
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Special Issue: Metal-Based Drugs
Prof. Dr. Thomas Efferth
Department of Pharmaceutical Biology, Institute of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, University of Mainz, Staudinger Weg, 555128 Mainz, Germany
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Interests: cancer; pharmacogenomics; molecular docking and virtual drug screening; molecular pharmacology; natural products; phytotherapy
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Special Issue: Phytomedicine
Topical Collection: Herbal Medicine Research
Special Issue: Chemosensitizers for Cancer Chemotherapy
Prof. Dr. Antoni Camins Espuny
Unidad de Farmacología, Facultad de Farmacia Diagonal 643, E-08028 Barcelona, Spain
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Interests: Alzheimer’s disease; aging; apoptosis; neuropharmacology; epilepsy
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Special Issue: Epilepsy and Neurodegeneration: Current Therapeutic Implications
Dr. Arthur Gomtsyan
Abbvie Inc, Drug Discovery, 1 North Waukegan Road, Department ZR09, Bldg. AP10, North Chicago, IL 60064, USA
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Interests: medicinal chemistry; synthetic organic chemistry; drug design in the area of pain and dermatology research
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Special Issue: Advances in Drug Design
Prof. Dr. Michael Gütschow
Pharmaceutical Institute, University of Bonn, An der Immenburg 4, 53115 Bonn, Germany
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Interests: synthetic organic chemistry; enzyme kinetics; mechanism-based enzyme inhibitors; inhibitors of proteases
Dr. Svend Borup Jensen
Nuklearmedicinsk Afdeling - Hobrovej 18-22, Postboks 365, 9100 Aalborg, Denmark
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Interests: PET-radiochemistry, gallium-68, drug degradation profiles; medicinal gum; infection imaging, analytical methods; medicinal chemistry
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Special Issue: Radiochemistry
Special Issue: Radiochemistry
Special Issue: Preparation of Radiopharmaceuticals and Their Use in Drug Development
Special Issue: Preparation of Radiopharmaceuticals and Their Use in Drug Development
Prof. Dr. Jesus Jimenez-Barbero
1. CIC bioGUNE, Bizkaia Technology Park, Building 800, 48160 Derio, Spain
2. Ikerbasque, Basque Foundation for Science, Maria López de Haro 3, 48013 Bilbao, Spain
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Interests: molecular recognition towards drug and molecular probe design; NMR; molecular recognition; glycans
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Special Issue: Molecular Recognition of Carbohydrates
Prof. Dr. Marc Le Borgne
Université de Lyon, Université Lyon 1, Faculté de Pharmacie - ISPB, EA 4446 Bioactive Molecules and Medicinal Chemistry, SFR Santé Lyon-Est CNRS UMS3453 - INSERM US7, 69373 Lyon cedex 8, France
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Interests: ligand-based drug design; small molecules; heterocycles; glycoconjugates; structure-activity relationships; structural optimization; stability studies; cancer; chemoresistances; infectious diseases
Prof. Dr. Peter A. Leggat
College of Public Health, Medical and Veterinary Sciences, Division of Tropical Health and Medicine, James Cook University, Townsville Qld 4811, Australia
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Interests: neglected tropical diseases; lymphatic filariasis; dengue; malaria; occupational health; travel medicine; emerging public health threats
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Special Issue: Tropical Medicine
Special Issue: Occupational Health Issues in the New Millennium
Special Issue: Neglected and Emerging Tropical Diseases in South and Southeast Asia and Northern Australia
Prof. Dr. Philip S. Low
Director of the Purdue Center for Drug Discovery, Ralph C. Corley Distinguished Professor, Department of Chemistry 720 Clinic Drive, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
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Interests: targeted Therapeutics; fluorescence-guided surgery; techniques for pathogen detection; human red blood cell membrane
Dr. Viktor P. Lozitsky
Research Center "Biomedical Testing of Preparations and Products", Odessa, Ukraine
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Interests: proteolysis inhibitors; virus-cell interactions; antiviral compounds
Dr. Louis M. Mansky
Institute for Molecular Virology, University of Minnesota, 18-242 Moos Tower, 515 Delaware St. SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
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Interests: antiretroviral; nucleoside; mutation; drug synergy; therapeutic indices
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Special Issue: Drug Repositioning
Special Issue: Recent Advances in HTLV Research 2015
Prof. Dr. Carlos Alberto Manssour Fraga
Director of Research and Post-Graduation, Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Interests: medicinal chemistry; drug design; drug discovery; privileged structures, drug development
Prof. Dr. Ricardo E. Pérez-Tomás
Department of Pathology and Experimental Therapy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Barcelona, Campus de Bellvitge., Lab.5101 C./ Feixa Llarga s/n E- 08907, Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain
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Interests: new molecules for cancer chemotherapy; apoptosis; signal transduction for cancer chemotherapy
Dr. Suzanne Peyrottes
Institute for Biomolecules Max Mousseron (IBMM), UMR5247‐CNRS–UM–ENSCM, University Montpellier, cc1704, Place E. Bataillon, 34095 Montpellier, France
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Interests: targeting of phosphorylated effectors; synergetic effect in antiviral chemotherapy; synthesis and study of phosphonate analogues as potential therapeutic agents; development of choline analogues as anti‐malarial agents
Prof. Dr. Leonidas A. Phylactou
Chief Executive Medical Director, The Cyprus Institute of Neurology & Genetics, PO Box 23462, 1683 Nicosia, Cyprus
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Interests: RNA biology; regulatory RNA molecules; muscle regeneration, identification of genetic defects in inherited diseases
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Special Issue: Gene Therapy
Special Issue: Towards Understanding the Mechanisms and Curing Of Muscular Dystrophy Diseases
Special Issue: Towards Understanding the Mechanisms and Curing Of Muscular Dystrophy Diseases
Special Issue: Chemically Modified Antisense Oligonucleotides: Promising Tools for the Therapy of Diseases
Prof. Dr. Andrea Porcheddu
Università degli Studi di Cagliari, Dipartimento di Scienze Chimiche e Geologiche, Cittadella Universitaria, SS 554, bivio per Sestu, 09042, Monserrato (CA), Italy
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Interests: peptide synthesis; peptide nucleic acid; indole synthesis; amide synthesis; mechanochemical reaction; borrowing hydrogen; microwave; heterocycle synthesis; hydroxamic acids
Prof. Dr. Thomas Rades
Reseach Chair in Pharmaceutical Design and Drug Delivery Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, Department of Pharmacy, University of Copenhagen, Universitetsparken 2, 2100 København Ø, Denmark
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Interests: the solid state of drugs and dosage forms; poorly water soluble drugs; amorphous drugs and drug delivery systems; lipid based drug delivery systems; analytical techniques in the solid state
Prof. Dr. Maurizio Recanatini
Department of Pharmacy and Biotechnology, University of Bologna, Via Belmeloro 6, I-40126 Bologna, Italy
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Interests: computational medicinal chemistry; structure-based ligand design & discovery; modeling and simulation of targets and ligand-target complexes of therapeutic interest; chemical biology
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Special Issue: Targeted Therapy
Prof. Dr. Oliver Reiser
Institut für Organische Chemie, Universität Regensburg, Universitätsstr. 31, 93053 Regensburg, Germany
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Interests: asymmetric catalysis; stereoselective synthesis; natural product; synthesis; unnatural amino acids; foldamers
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Special Issue: Asymmetric Synthesis and Medicinal Chemistry
Prof. Dr. Domenico Ribatti
Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche di Base, Neuroscienze e Organi di Senso, Sezione di Anatomia Umana e Istologia, Piazza Giulio Cesare, 11 Policlinico, 70124 Bari, Italy
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Interests: role of FGF-2 and VEGF in the vascularization of the chick embryo chorioallantoic membrane; angiogenesis
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Special Issue: Angiogenesis Inhibitors
Prof. Dr. Osvaldo A. Santos-Filho
Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, IPPN, CCS, Bloco H - Ilha do Fundão, Rio de Janeiro, RJ - 21941-902, Brazil
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Interests: molecular modeling; computer-aided drug design; bioinformatics; chemoinformatics
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Special Issue: Chemoinformatics and Drug Design
Prof. Dr. Gary J. Stephens
School of Pharmacy, University of Reading, Whiteknights, PO Box 228, Reading RG6 6AJ, UK
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Interests: electrophysiology; voltage-gated calcium channels; cannabinoids; ion channels; GPCRs; pain; ataxia
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Special Issue: Calcium Antagonists
Special Issue: Cannabinoids as Medicines
Dr. Arpad Szallasi
Baptist Medical Center, the Wolfson Children’s Hospital, and the Baptist-MD Anderson Cancer Center Jacksonville, FL, USA
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Interests: role of TRP channels in health and disease
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Special Issue: Transient Receptor Potential (TRP) Channels in Drug Discovery: Old Concepts & New Thoughts
Prof. Dr. Peter Timmerman
1. Pepscan Therapeutics, Zuidersluisweg 2, 8243 RC, Lelystad, The Netherlands
2. Van’t Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences, University of Amsterdam, Sciencepark 904, 1098 XH, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Interests: peptide chemistry; cyclic/constrained peptides; protein mimicry; (antibody) epitope mapping; therapeutic peptides; bioactive peptides; protein-protein interactions
Prof. Dr. Vladimir P. Torchilin
University Distinguished Professor, Director, Center for Pharmaceutical Biotechnology and Nanomedicine, Northeastern University, 140 The Fenway, room 214, 360 Huntington Avenue Boston, MA 02115, USA
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Interests: drug carriers; drug delivery sytems; drug targeting; liposomes; micelles; experimental cancer immunology; imaging agents
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Special Issue: Biodegradability of Materials
Special Issue: Biodegradability of Materials
Special Issue: Cell-penetrating Peptides 2012
Special Issue: Micellar Drug Delivery
Dr. Guangshun Wang
Department of Pathology & Microbiology University of Nebraska Medical Center, USA
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Interests: Host defense antimicrobial peptides, Structural bioinformatics, Biomolecular NMR
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Special Issue: Identification and Characterization of Antimicrobial Peptides with Therapeutic Potential
Special Issue: Antimicrobial Peptides: Expanded Activity Spectrum and Applications
Prof. Dr. Nigel Yarlett
Distinguished Professor and Director Haskins Laboratories, The Department of Chemistry and Physical Sciences, Pace University, NY 10038, USA
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Interests: biochemistry and chemotherapy of parasitic infections particularly human African Trypanosomiasis and cryptosporidiosis
Dr. Howard A. Young
Principal Investigator & Deputy Lab Chief, Laboratory of Experimental Immunology, Cancer and Inflammation Program, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute at Frederick, Bldg. 560/31-23, Chandler Street, Frederick, MD 21702-1201, USA
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Interests: interferon-gamma; cytokines, interferons, post transcriptional mRNA regulation; interleukins
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue: Interferons
Special Issue: Cytokines in Cancer
Special Issue: Interferons 2015

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