From Science to Innovation

Doctoral theses

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Incorporação de nanocompósitos orgânico/inorgânicos em revestimentos de elevada resistência mecânica e ambiental

Catarina de Carvalho Carneiro

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2012-12-11

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The interaction between recombinant protein production and biofilm formation and stability

Joana Sofia Vaz Mendes Teodósio

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2012-10-22

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Studies on the biopathological actions of Pteridium aquilinum

Rui Miguel Gil da Costa Oliveira

Carlos Lopes

Paula Oliveira

Doctoral Program in Biomedical Sciences

University of Porto - ICBAS

2012-09-06

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Date

Heat Transfer in Non-Newtonian Food Fluids in a Plate Heat Exchanger

Isabel Maria Barreira Afonso Paula

João Maia

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2012-06-29

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Bacterial diversity and antibiotic resistance from the water source to the tap

Ivone Cristina Vaz Moreira

Célia Manaia

Doctoral Program in Biotechnology

Portuguese Catholic University

2012-05-31

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 Polymer Electrolyte Membrane Fuel Cells: Aging and Dynamic Behaviour

Luis Carlos Pérez Martínez

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2013-12-20

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Date

Chemical Safety of Drinking Water Networks

Mónica Sofia Freitas dos Santos

Doctoral Program in Environmental Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2013-12-20

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Textile Dyeing Wastewater Treatment by Single and Integrated Processes of Coagulation, Chemical Oxidation and Biological Degradation

Cármen Susana de Deus Rodrigues

Rui Boaventura

Doctoral Program in Environmental Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2013-12-19

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Date

Insights into the ecology of polymicrobial biofilms involved in cystic fibrosis

Susana Patrícia Peixoto Lopes

Maria Olívia Pereira

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Minho

2013-12-10

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Date

Delivery of biomolecules by functionalized inorganic/organic nanoparticles

Sílvia Castro Coelho

Sandra Rocha

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2013-12-09

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Optimization of the humification process during composting and recovery evaluation of the humic-like substances

Maria Elisabete Ferreira Silva

Ana Cristina Cunha-Queda

Luís Teixeira de Lemos

Doctoral Program in Environmental Engineering

University of Lisbon

2013-12-06

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Author

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Date

Fluorinated peptides and functionalized liposomes to target amyloid deposits in Alzheimer's disease

Joana Angélica de Sousa Loureiro

Sandra Rocha

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2013-12-04

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Date

Adhesive systems for low formaldehyde emission wood-based panels

Nuno José Alves Costa

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2013-11-14

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Date

 Cationic nano-systems for DNA transfection

Diana Patrícia Soares de Paiva

Sandra Rocha

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2013-11-05

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Date

 Towards a sustainable rice culture: the role of microbiota

Ana Rita Rego Lopes

Célia Manaia

Doctoral Program in Environmental Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2013-09-18

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Date

Addressing sealing and counter-electrode challenges of dye solar cells towards industrialization

Rui Alberto Teixeira Cruz

Fernando Rabaça Vaz

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2013-09-16

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Date

Síntese de partículas vesiculadas e sua incorporação em tintas

Ângela Maria Lima Dias

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2013-07-26

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Date

Development of monomers for production of high performance paints

Joana Vieira de Freitas Barbosa

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2013-06-18

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Date

Treatment of Textile Effluents by Fenton-like Oxidation Processes with Carbon-based Catalysts

Filipa Mesquita Alves Castro Duarte

Francisco Maldonado-Hódar

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2013-06-17

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Date

Process Optimization of Healthcare Providers. A Batch Scheduling Approach

Maria da Conceição Ferreira Osório Campos Granja

Bernardo Almada Lobo

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2013-06-17

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Date

Contamination in Drinking Water Distribution Systems: Some Approaches to Forward and Inverse Modelling

Diogo Moreira da Costa

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2013-05-08

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Author

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Institution

Date

Estudo da Extração Supercrítica Acoplada a Ultrassons à Remediação de Solos

Teresa Cândida Barbosa Castelo Grande Edmond Augusto

Doctoral Program in Environmental Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2013-02-06

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Date

Development of Polymer-based Pressure Sensors for Electronic Devices

Vera Filipa Barbosa Das Neves Gonçalves

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2014-10-13

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Date

Biofilm control with antimicrobial agents: the role of the exopolymeric matrix

Paula Alexandra da Silva Araújo

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2014-10-09

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Author

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Institution

Date

Characterization and Phenomenological Modeling of Photoelectrochemical Cells for Hydrogen Production from Solar Energy

Tânia Sofia Teixeira Lopes

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2014-10-03

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Date

Analysis of Factors Controlling the Onset of Bacterial Biofilms

Joana Maria Ribeiro Moreira

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2014-07-23

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Date

Study of a hybrid concentrating solar power plant for Portuguese conditions

Bruno André da Costa Coelho

Doctoral Program in Mechanical Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2014-07-22

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Date

Interaction of Chemical Contaminants with Suspended Particles and Attached Inorganic Deposits in Drinking Water Systems

Dina Alexandra Oliveira Martins

Doctoral Program in Environmental Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2014-06-17

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Date

Systems analysis of metabolism in Helicobacter pylori

Daniela Matilde Marques Correia

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Minho

2014-06-11

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Author

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Institution

Date

NMR in the Characterization of Heavy Residual Procedural Streams

Sandra Lopes da Silva

Doctoral Program in Refining, Petrochemical and Chemical Engineering

University of Aveiro

2014-05-16

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Author

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Institution

Date

Towards the development of detection methods for Helicobacter pylori within the human body

Sílvia Marisa Janeiro Fontenete

Doctoral Program in Pathology and Molecular Genetics

University of Porto - ICBAS

2015-10-16

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Date

Low-temperature methanol steam reforming

Hugo José Lopes da Silva

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2015-09-21

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Author

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Institution

Date

Remoção de PPCPs em matrizes aquosas

Salomé de Sousa Teixeira

Cristina Matos

Doctoral Program in Environmental Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2015-07-23

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Author

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Date

Development of resins with very low formaldehyde emissions

Nádia Tatiana Neto de Paiva

João Ferra

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2015-06-18

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Author

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Date

Disinfection of healthcare waste (HCW) by alkaline hydrolysis, its efficiency and emissions

Sílvia Cardinal Pinho

Manuel F. Almeida

Doctoral Program in Environmental Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2015-05-14

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Author

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Date

Coffee Diterpenes: Quantification and Anti-angiogenic Effects

Marzieh Moeenfard

Nuno Borges

José Santos

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2016-11-18

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Author

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Institution

Date

The effect of biofilm formation on recombinant protein expression

Luciana Calheiros Ferreira Gomes

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2016-10-06

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Program

Institution

Date

Sustainable pre-fabricated composite housing

Pouya Aghaebrahimi Samani

Nuno Correia

Vítor Leal

Jeremy Gregory

Doctoral Program in Leaders for Technological Industries

University of Porto - FEUP

2016-09-22

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Author

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Co-Supervisor

Program

Institution

Date

Evaluation and Optimization of an Industrial Utility System

João Alegre Queiroz

Henrique Matos

Doctoral Program in Refining, Petrochemical and Chemical Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2016-09-15

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Co-Supervisor

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Date

Study of Dimensionally Stable Anodes for chlor-alkali electrolysis

João Fernando de Andrade Cardoso da Silva

Christopher Brett

Doctoral Program in Refining, Petrochemical and Chemical Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2016-07-19

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Author

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Program

Institution

Date

Biofouling and cleaning of microchannels

Jeyaraj Ponmozhi

João Mário Miranda

João Campos

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2016-07-18

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Author

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Date

The physics of the phase transition in crystallogenesis and amyloid fibrillogenesis

Rosa Crespo Rodriguez

Pedro Martins

Ana Damas

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2016-07-15

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Date

Impure Hydrogen Valorization for Chemicals Production in a Tubular Reactor

Clara Sofia Rodrigues Sá Couto

Clemente Nunes

Doctoral Program in Refining, Petrochemical and Chemical Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2016-07-13

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Author

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Co-Supervisor

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Institution

Date

The role of uncommon bacteria in catheter-associated urinary tract infections

Andreia Sofia Mateus Azevedo

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2016-07-12

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Author

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Date

Development and characterization of titania-based photocatalysts and their incorporation in paint coatings

Joana Raquel Monteiro Ângelo

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2016-06-30

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Date

Risks of human exposure to pharmaceuticals and personal care products (PPCPs) - particular case of Galaxolide

Patrícia Carla dos Santos Correia

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2016-06-15

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Author

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Date

Biofilm control approaches: alternative biocides and shear stress

Madalena Barbosa Pereira de Lemos

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2016-06-14

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Author

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Institution

Date

Experimental results and theoretical investigation of adsorption of gases in crystalline hydrophobic dipeptides

Rui Vieira Afonso

Luis Pinto

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2016-06-09

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Author

Supervisor

Co-Supervisor

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Institution

Date

Innovative Photoelectrodes for Solar Water Splitting

Paula Manuela Monteiro Pereira Costa Dias

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2016-05-25

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Author

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Date

Deliberate chemical contamination of water supply systems; carbofuran and chlorfenvinphos as case studies

Raquel Maria Gomes de Sousa

Doctoral Program in Environmental Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2016-05-18

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Author

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Co-Supervisor

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Institution

Date

Dye-sensitized Solar Cells: Improving Lifetime Stability and Performance

José Miguel Lopes Maçaira Nogueira

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2016-04-20

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Co-Supervisor

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Date

Advances in Polymer Coatings for Tribological Applications

Pedro Miguel Vieira Pinto Bandeira

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2016-04-12

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Date

Functionalized microparticles for online biofilm control

Carla Manuela Santos Ferreira

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2016-02-18

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Author

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Co-Supervisor

Program

Institution

Date

High-purity oxygen production by VPSA

Daniel António dos Santos Silva Ferreira

Patrick Bárcia

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2016-01-29

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Author

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Co-Supervisor

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Institution

Date

Aplicação da Análise do Ciclo de Vida à Gestão de Resíduos Sólidos Urbanos - o caso das pilhas alcalinas domésticas

Susana Maria da Costa Xará

Manuel F. Almeida

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2016-01-13

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Author

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Program

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Date

Characterization of the microflora from a minimally processed vegetables plant and development of innovative strategies for microbial growth control

Ana Catarina Marcelino Pinto de Meireles

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2017-10-10

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Unraveling the potential of nucleic acid mimics to target Helicobacter pylori infections - the effect of biological barriers

Rita Sobral Fernandes Machado dos Santos

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2017-09-22

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Date

Polímero impresso molecularmente para a extração e análise de galaxolide em águas

Leandro André Dias Figueiredo

Doctoral Program in Environmental Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2017-06-01

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Author

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Co-Supervisor

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Institution

Date

Advances in graphene-based materials and their composites with focus on biomedical applications

Artur Daniel Moreira Pinto

Inês Almada Lobo

Doctoral Program in Biomedical Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2017-04-11

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Date

Microalgal cultivation for biomass production, carbon dioxide capture and nutrients uptake

Ana Luísa da Cunha Gonçalves

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2017-04-07

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Author

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Co-Supervisor

 

Program

Institution

Date

Enhancement of Bone Healing through Mechanical Stimulation

Natacha Alexandra Branco Rosa

António Torres Marques

Ricardo Simões

Doctoral Program in Mechanical Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2017-03-30

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Co-Supervisor

 

Program

Institution

Date

Cristalização avançada de moléculas biologicamente relevantes

Cecília Fernanda de Sá Ferreira Rodrigues

Pedro Martins

Ana Margarida Damas

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2017-03-08

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Reversing antibacterial resistance of Staphylococcus aureus: the use of phytochemicals as antibiotic-adjuvants and resistance-modifying agents towards more effective therapies

Ana Cristina Ralha de Abreu

Young Hae Choi

Maria José Saavedra

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2017-01-10

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Author

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Co-Supervisor

 

Program

Institution

Date

Preparation and Characterization of Phenolic Resin-Based Composite-Carbon Molecular Sieve Membranes for the separation of gases

Margot Anabell Llosa Tanco

David Tanaka

Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of Porto - FEUP

2017-01-10

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