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Joel David Schwartz, Ph.D.

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This page shows the publications co-authored by Joel Schwartz and Petros Koutrakis.
Connection Strength

10.395
  1. Characterization of particulate and gas exposures of sensitive subpopulations living in Baltimore and Boston. Res Rep Health Eff Inst. 2005 Dec; (131):1-65; discussion 67-75.
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    Score: 0.321
  2. Maternal exposure to black carbon and nitrogen dioxide during pregnancy and birth weight: Using machine-learning methods to achieve balance in inverse-probability weights. Environ Res. 2022 Feb 25; 211:112978.
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    Score: 0.247
  3. Associations between Air Pollution and Psychiatric Symptoms in The Normative Aging Study. Environ Res Lett. 2022 Mar; 17(3).
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    Score: 0.247
  4. Air Pollutants and Asthma Hospitalization in the Medicaid Population. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2022 Jan 24.
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    Score: 0.246
  5. Solar Activity Is Associated With Diastolic and Systolic Blood Pressure in Elderly Adults. J Am Heart Assoc. 2021 11 02; 10(21):e021006.
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    Score: 0.242
  6. Short- and intermediate-term exposure to ambient fine particulate elements and leukocyte epigenome-wide DNA methylation in older men: the Normative Aging Study. Environ Int. 2022 01; 158:106955.
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    Score: 0.242
  7. Long-term effect of exposure to lower concentrations of air pollution on mortality among US Medicare participants and vulnerable subgroups: a doubly-robust approach. Lancet Planet Health. 2021 10; 5(10):e689-e697.
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    Score: 0.240
  8. Prenatal exposure to wildfire-related air pollution and birth defects in Brazil. J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol. 2021 Sep 09.
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    Score: 0.239
  9. Metabolomic signatures of the short-term exposure to air pollution and temperature. Environ Res. 2021 10; 201:111553.
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    Score: 0.236
  10. Ambient PM2.5 species and ultrafine particle exposure and their differential metabolomic signatures. Environ Int. 2021 06; 151:106447.
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    Score: 0.231
  11. Long-Term Association of Air Pollution and Hospital Admissions Among Medicare Participants Using a Doubly Robust Additive Model. Circulation. 2021 04 20; 143(16):1584-1596.
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    Score: 0.231
  12. Metabolomic signatures of the long-term exposure to air pollution and temperature. Environ Health. 2021 01 07; 20(1):3.
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    Score: 0.229
  13. Causal Effects of Air Pollution on Mortality Rate in Massachusetts. Am J Epidemiol. 2020 11 02; 189(11):1316-1323.
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    Score: 0.226
  14. Unconventional oil and gas development and ambient particle radioactivity. Nat Commun. 2020 10 13; 11(1):5002.
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    Score: 0.225
  15. Exposure to Particle Beta Radiation in Greater Massachusetts and Factors Influencing Its Spatial and Temporal Variability. Environ Sci Technol. 2020 06 02; 54(11):6575-6583.
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    Score: 0.218
  16. Ambient particle radioactivity and gestational diabetes: A cohort study of more than 1 million pregnant women in Massachusetts, USA. Sci Total Environ. 2020 Sep 01; 733:139340.
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    Score: 0.218
  17. Short-term exposure to ambient particle gamma radioactivity is associated with increased risk for all-cause non-accidental and cardiovascular mortality. Sci Total Environ. 2020 Jun 15; 721:137793.
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    Score: 0.216
  18. Short term exposure to fine particulate matter and hospital admission risks and costs in the Medicare population: time stratified, case crossover study. BMJ. 2019 11 27; 367:l6258.
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    Score: 0.212
  19. Short-term exposures to particulate matter gamma radiation activities and biomarkers of systemic inflammation and endothelial activation in COPD patients. Environ Res. 2020 01; 180:108841.
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    Score: 0.210
  20. Fine Particulate Air Pollution and Birthweight: Differences in Associations Along the Birthweight Distribution. Epidemiology. 2019 09; 30(5):617-623.
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    Score: 0.208
  21. Relative toxicities of major particulate matter constituents on birthweight in Massachusetts. Environ Epidemiol. 2019 Jun; 3(3):e047.
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    Score: 0.205
  22. County-level radon exposure and all-cause mortality risk among Medicare beneficiaries. Environ Int. 2019 09; 130:104865.
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    Score: 0.205
  23. Associations between ambient particle radioactivity and lung function. Environ Int. 2019 09; 130:104795.
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    Score: 0.205
  24. Indoor black carbon and biomarkers of systemic inflammation and endothelial activation in COPD patients. Environ Res. 2018 08; 165:358-364.
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    Score: 0.190
  25. Air Pollution and Mortality in the Medicare Population. N Engl J Med. 2017 06 29; 376(26):2513-2522.
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    Score: 0.179
  26. Differential DNA methylation and PM2.5 species in a 450K epigenome-wide association study. Epigenetics. 2017 02; 12(2):139-148.
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    Score: 0.172
  27. Erratum: "Associations of Fine Particulate Matter Species with Mortality in the United States: A Multicity Time-Series Analysis". Environ Health Perspect. 2016 Jun 01; 124(6):A104.
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    Score: 0.166
  28. Long-Term Exposure to Ambient Fine Particulate Matter and Renal Function in Older Men: The Veterans Administration Normative Aging Study. Environ Health Perspect. 2016 09; 124(9):1353-60.
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    Score: 0.163
  29. Fine particles, genetic pathways, and markers of inflammation and endothelial dysfunction: Analysis on particulate species and sources. J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol. 2016 06; 26(4):415-21.
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    Score: 0.162
  30. Use of the Adaptive LASSO Method to Identify PM2.5 Components Associated with Blood Pressure in Elderly Men: The Veterans Affairs Normative Aging Study. Environ Health Perspect. 2016 Jan; 124(1):120-5.
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    Score: 0.156
  31. Low-Concentration PM2.5 and Mortality: Estimating Acute and Chronic Effects in a Population-Based Study. Environ Health Perspect. 2016 Jan; 124(1):46-52.
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    Score: 0.155
  32. Beyond the Mean: Quantile Regression to Explore the Association of Air Pollution with Gene-Specific Methylation in the Normative Aging Study. Environ Health Perspect. 2015 Aug; 123(8):759-65.
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    Score: 0.153
  33. Associations between air pollution and perceived stress: the Veterans Administration Normative Aging Study. Environ Health. 2015 Jan 27; 14:10.
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    Score: 0.151
  34. Long-term effects of traffic particles on lung function decline in the elderly. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2014 Sep 01; 190(5):542-8.
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    Score: 0.147
  35. Ozone trends and their relationship to characteristic weather patterns. J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol. 2015 Sep-Oct; 25(5):532-42.
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    Score: 0.146
  36. Effects of temperature and relative humidity on DNA methylation. Epidemiology. 2014 Jul; 25(4):561-9.
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    Score: 0.145
  37. Health effects of multi-pollutant profiles. Environ Int. 2014 Oct; 71:13-9.
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    Score: 0.145
  38. Associations of fine particulate matter species with mortality in the United States: a multicity time-series analysis. Environ Health Perspect. 2014 Aug; 122(8):837-42.
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    Score: 0.144
  39. Epigenetic influences on associations between air pollutants and lung function in elderly men: the normative aging study. Environ Health Perspect. 2014 Jun; 122(6):566-72.
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    Score: 0.142
  40. Short term effects of particle exposure on hospital admissions in the Mid-Atlantic states: a population estimate. PLoS One. 2014; 9(2):e88578.
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    Score: 0.142
  41. Air pollution and gene-specific methylation in the Normative Aging Study: association, effect modification, and mediation analysis. Epigenetics. 2014 Mar; 9(3):448-58.
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    Score: 0.141
  42. Associations between short-term changes in air pollution and correlates of arterial stiffness: The Veterans Affairs Normative Aging Study, 2007-2011. Am J Epidemiol. 2014 Jan 15; 179(2):192-9.
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    Score: 0.139
  43. Long- and short-term exposure to PM2.5 and mortality: using novel exposure models. Epidemiology. 2013 Jul; 24(4):555-61.
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    Score: 0.136
  44. Acute and chronic effects of particles on hospital admissions in New-England. PLoS One. 2012; 7(4):e34664.
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    Score: 0.125
  45. Fine particulate air pollution and its components in association with cause-specific emergency admissions. Environ Health. 2009 Dec 21; 8:58.
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    Score: 0.106
  46. A 10-year time-series analysis of respiratory and cardiovascular morbidity in Nicosia, Cyprus: the effect of short-term changes in air pollution and dust storms. Environ Health. 2008 Jul 22; 7:39.
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    Score: 0.096
  47. Source location of air pollution and cardiac autonomic function: trajectory cluster analysis for exposure assessment. J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol. 2007 Aug; 17(5):488-97.
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    Score: 0.087
  48. Ambient gas concentrations and personal particulate matter exposures: implications for studying the health effects of particles. Epidemiology. 2005 May; 16(3):385-95.
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    Score: 0.077
  49. Modification of associations between indoor particulate matter and systemic inflammation in individuals with COPD. Environ Res. 2022 Jun; 209:112802.
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    Score: 0.061
  50. Ambient Particle Components and Newborn Blood Pressure in Project Viva. J Am Heart Assoc. 2021 01 05; 10(1):e016935.
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    Score: 0.057
  51. Racial Disparities in Associations between Neighborhood Demographic Polarization and Birth Weight. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2020 04 28; 17(9).
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    Score: 0.054
  52. Effects of particulate matter gamma radiation on oxidative stress biomarkers in COPD patients. J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol. 2021 07; 31(4):727-735.
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    Score: 0.054
  53. Erratum: Prenatal and Childhood Traffic-Related Pollution Exposure and Childhood Cognition in the Project Viva Cohort (Massachusetts, USA). Environ Health Perspect. 2019 Jun; 127(6):69001.
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    Score: 0.051
  54. Prenatal Exposure to Traffic Pollution and Childhood Body Mass Index Trajectory. Front Endocrinol (Lausanne). 2018; 9:771.
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    Score: 0.050
  55. Effects of Indoor and Ambient Black Carbon and [Formula: see text] on Pulmonary Function among Individuals with COPD. Environ Health Perspect. 2018 12; 126(12):127008.
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    Score: 0.049
  56. Short-term exposure to ambient air pollution and circulating biomarkers of endothelial cell activation: The Framingham Heart Study. Environ Res. 2019 04; 171:36-43.
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    Score: 0.049
  57. Recent exposure to particle radioactivity and biomarkers of oxidative stress and inflammation: The Framingham Heart Study. Environ Int. 2018 12; 121(Pt 2):1210-1216.
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    Score: 0.049
  58. Residential Greenness and Birthweight in the State of Massachusetts, USA. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2018 06 12; 15(6).
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    Score: 0.048
  59. Ambient air pollution, adipokines, and glucose homeostasis: The Framingham Heart Study. Environ Int. 2018 02; 111:14-22.
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    Score: 0.046
  60. Acute effects of fine particulate matter constituents on mortality: A systematic review and meta-regression analysis. Environ Int. 2017 12; 109:89-100.
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    Score: 0.046
  61. Short-Term Exposure to Ambient Air Pollution and Biomarkers of Systemic Inflammation: The Framingham Heart Study. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2017 09; 37(9):1793-1800.
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    Score: 0.045
  62. Modeling indoor particulate exposures in inner-city school classrooms. J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol. 2017 09; 27(5):451-457.
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    Score: 0.042
  63. Prenatal and childhood traffic-related air pollution exposure and childhood executive function and behavior. Neurotoxicol Teratol. 2016 Sep - Oct; 57:60-70.
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    Score: 0.042
  64. Long-term exposure to fine particulate matter, residential proximity to major roads and measures of brain structure. Stroke. 2015 May; 46(5):1161-6.
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    Score: 0.039
  65. PM2.5 and survival among older adults: effect modification by particulate composition. Epidemiology. 2015 May; 26(3):321-7.
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    Score: 0.039
  66. Prenatal and Childhood Traffic-Related Pollution Exposure and Childhood Cognition in the Project Viva Cohort (Massachusetts, USA). Environ Health Perspect. 2015 Oct; 123(10):1072-8.
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    Score: 0.038
  67. Long-term exposure to traffic emissions and fine particulate matter and lung function decline in the Framingham heart study. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2015 Mar 15; 191(6):656-64.
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    Score: 0.038
  68. Prenatal air pollution exposure and newborn blood pressure. Environ Health Perspect. 2015 Apr; 123(4):353-9.
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    Score: 0.038
  69. Prenatal exposure to traffic pollution: associations with reduced fetal growth and rapid infant weight gain. Epidemiology. 2015 Jan; 26(1):43-50.
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    Score: 0.038
  70. Effects of particulate matter exposure on blood 5-hydroxymethylation: results from the Beijing truck driver air pollution study. Epigenetics. 2015; 10(7):633-42.
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    Score: 0.038
  71. Air pollution exposure and lung function in highly exposed subjects in Beijing, China: a repeated-measure study. Part Fibre Toxicol. 2014 Oct 02; 11:51.
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    Score: 0.037
  72. Short-term exposure to air pollution and digital vascular function. Am J Epidemiol. 2014 Sep 01; 180(5):482-9.
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    Score: 0.037
  73. Consequences of kriging and land use regression for PM2.5 predictions in epidemiologic analyses: insights into spatial variability using high-resolution satellite data. J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol. 2015 Mar-Apr; 25(2):138-44.
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    Score: 0.036
  74. Relation of long-term exposure to air pollution to brachial artery flow-mediated dilation and reactive hyperemia. Am J Cardiol. 2014 Jun 15; 113(12):2057-63.
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    Score: 0.036
  75. Ambient air pollution and depressive symptoms in older adults: results from the MOBILIZE Boston study. Environ Health Perspect. 2014 Jun; 122(6):553-8.
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    Score: 0.036
  76. Air pollution exposure and abnormal glucose tolerance during pregnancy: the project Viva cohort. Environ Health Perspect. 2014 Apr; 122(4):378-83.
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    Score: 0.035
  77. The impact of source contribution uncertainty on the effects of source-specific PM2.5 on hospital admissions: a case study in Boston, MA. J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol. 2014 Jul; 24(4):365-71.
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    Score: 0.035
  78. Brachial artery responses to ambient pollution, temperature, and humidity in people with type 2 diabetes: a repeated-measures study. Environ Health Perspect. 2014 Mar; 122(3):242-8.
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    Score: 0.035
  79. Short-term exposure to air pollution and lung function in the Framingham Heart Study. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2013 Dec 01; 188(11):1351-7.
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    Score: 0.035
  80. Endotoxin in concentrated coarse and fine ambient particles induces acute systemic inflammation in controlled human exposures. Occup Environ Med. 2013 Nov; 70(11):761-7.
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    Score: 0.034
  81. Modeling the association between particle constituents of air pollution and health outcomes. Am J Epidemiol. 2012 Aug 15; 176(4):317-26.
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    Score: 0.032
  82. The association of urbanicity with infant sleep duration. Health Place. 2012 Sep; 18(5):1000-5.
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    Score: 0.032
  83. Ambient air pollution and the risk of acute ischemic stroke. Arch Intern Med. 2012 Feb 13; 172(3):229-34.
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    Score: 0.031
  84. Association of air pollution with increased incidence of ventricular tachyarrhythmias recorded by implanted cardioverter defibrillators. Environ Health Perspect. 2005 Jun; 113(6):670-4.
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    Score: 0.019
  85. Particulate air pollution and nonfatal cardiac events. Part II. Association of air pollution with confirmed arrhythmias recorded by implanted defibrillators. Res Rep Health Eff Inst. 2005 Jun; (124):83-126; discussion 127-48.
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    Score: 0.019
  86. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Particulate Matter Health Effects Research Centers Program: a midcourse report of status, progress, and plans. Environ Health Perspect. 2003 Jun; 111(8):1074-92.
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    Score: 0.017
  87. Using sulfur as a tracer of outdoor fine particulate matter. Environ Sci Technol. 2002 Dec 15; 36(24):5305-14.
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    Score: 0.016
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