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Dr. Mansoor Ahmad

PUBLICATIONS

 

SOME SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

 

Two new secoiridoid glucosides fromSyringavulgaris.O.Sticher,

Mansoor Ahmad, O. Salama and T. Winkler, Planta Medica, 45, 151

(1982). †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Germany

 

 

New phenylethanoid glycosides from Cistanchetubulosa(Schrenk) Hook.

f.I., H. Kobayashi, H. Oquchi (nee karasawa), N.Takizawa, T.Miyase, A.

Ueno, K. Usmanghani & Mansoor Ahmad, Chem. Pharm. Bull., 35 (8),

3309 (1987).†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Japan

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†† †††††††††††† Constituents of Sarcostemma stocksii, K. Usmanghani, Z. Bano, G.H.

Rizwani, Mansoor Ahmad and V.U. Ahmad, Fitoterapia, LX(3), 351

(1988). †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Italy

 

†† †††††††††††† Composition of fatty acids of Gastropod Xancuspyrum. K. Usmanghani, S.

††††††††††††††† Siddiqui, Mansoor Ahmad and M.A. Kazmi, J. Islamic Academy of Sciences,

2, 165 (1989).†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Turkey

 

†† †††††††††††† Preliminary cardiovascular activity evaluation of capparidisine, a spermidine††

††††††††††††††† alkaloidfromCapparisdecidua. S.Rashid, F. Lodhi, Mansoor Ahmad and

K. Usmanghani, Pakistan J. Pharmacol., 6 (1&2), 61 (1989).††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Pakistan†††††††††††††††

 

2-O--D-galactopyranosyl glycerol hexaacetate fromRuellia brittoniana,

V.U.Ahmad, M.I. Choudhary, M.F. Akhtar, Mansoor Ahmad, G.H.

Rizwani and K. Usmanghani, J. Natural Products, 53 (4), 960 (1990). †††††††††††††††††††††† U.S.A.

 

†† †††††††††††† The constituents of Cistanche tubulosa Schrenk (Hook) f.II.Isolation and††

††††††††††††††† structure of a new phenylethanoid glycoside and a new neolignan glycoside.

††††††††††††††† F. Yoshizawa, T. Deyama, N. Takizawa, K. Usmanghani & Mansoor Ahmad,

††††††††††††††† Chem. Pharm. Bull., 38(7), 1927 (1990). ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Japan

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†† †††††††††††† Effect of a newly synthesized compound on various serum lipid

††††††††††††††† parameters. M.Arif, Z.S. Saify, S. Rashid and Mansoor Ahmad,

J. Islamic Academy of Sciences, 3, 118 (1990). †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Turkey

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Cardiovascular effects of Bacopamonnieri(L.) Pennel extract in rabbits.

S. Rashid, F. Lodhi, Mansoor Ahmad and K. Usmanghani, Pak. J.

Pharm. Sci., 3 (2), 57 (1990).†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Pakistan†††††††††††††††

 

†† †††††††††††† Studies on the chemical constituents of Gracilaria follifera (Gigartinales,

††††††††††††††† Rhodophyta). A. Hayee-Memon, M.Shameel, Mansoor Ahmad, V.U.

AhmadandK. Usmanghani, Bot.Mar.,34(2), 107 (1991). ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† U.K.

 

††† ††††††††††† Brominated sesquiterpene metabolits of Hypnea pannosa (Gigartinales,

††††††††††††††† Rhodophyta).S. Afaq-Husain, M. Shameel, K. Usmanghani, Mansoor

Ahmad, S. Perveen and V.U. Ahmad, J. Appl.Phycol., 3(2), 111 (1991). ††††††††††††††††† U.K.

 

††† ††††††††††† Phycochemical studies on Dermonema abbottiae (Nemaliales, Rhodophyta).

            †††††††S. Afaq-Husain, M. Shameel, K. Usmanghani,Mansoor Ahmad and V.U.

            Ahmad, Bot. Mar., 34 (3), 215 (1991). ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† U.K.

 

 

Pharmacological evaluation of Cassia roxburghii as cathartic agent.A.

Mansoor,S.Rashid, Mansoor Ahmad and K. Usmanghani, Pak. J.

Pharmacol., 8(1&2), 37 (1991).††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Pakistan†††††††††††††††

 

Effects of 2-Methoxyphenacyl nicotinium bromide on serum total

cholesterol & serum transaminases. M. Arif, Z.S. Saify, A.B. Rehman,

Mansoor Ahmad and S. Rashid, J. Islamic Academy of Sciences, 4, 36

(1991).††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Turkey

 

Biridoside, A new iridoid from Buddleja davidii. Mansoor Ahmad, M.

Alam and G.E. Martin, Spectroscopy Letter, 25(3), 363 (1992). †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† U.S.A.

 

Cardiovascular evaluation of Ruelliapatula andRuellia brittoniana.

M.F. Akhtar, S. Rashid,Mansoor Ahmad and K. Usmanghani,

J. Islamic Academy of Sciences, 5, 67 (1992) ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Turkey

 

Valerian: A drug ignored by us. Mansoor Ahmad, HamdardMedicus,

XXXV (1), 80 (1992).††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Pakistan†††††††††††††††

 

†† †††††††††††† Pharmacological effects of 3-methoxyphenacyl nicotinium bromide and

††††††††††††††† comparisonwith the effects of aspirin on total serum cholesterol in male

rabbits. M. Arif, Z.S. Saify, A.B. Rehman andMansoor Ahmad,

J. Islamic Academy of Sciences, 5, 107 (1992), †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Turkey

 

Pharmacognostic evaluation of pregnanes from Carallumatuberculata.

G.H. Rizwani, K. Usmanghani, Mansoor Ahmad and V.U.Ahmad.

Proc. 1st Int. Conf. Pharm. Sci. (1992), Karachi.††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Pakistan†††††††††††††††

 

Studies on medicinal herb Ruellia patula. T. Miyase, A. Ueno, Mansoor

Ahmad, M.F. Akhtar, S. Rashid and K. Usmanghani, Int. J. Pharmacognosy,

31(2), 121 (1993). †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† U.S.A.

 

Pregnane glycosides from Caralluma tuberculata. G.H. Rizwani, K.

Usmanghani, Mansoor Ahmad and V.U. Ahmad, Natural Products

Letter, 2(2), 97 (1993). †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† U.S.A.

 

Antiinflammatory principles from natural sources. R. Jain, Mansoor

Ahmad and D. Limaye, Hamdard Medicus, XXXVI(3), 16 (1993).†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Pakistan†††††††††††††††

 

CaratubersideA2: A new pregnane from Caralluma tuberculata. G.H.

Rizwani, Mansoor Ahmad, K. Usmanghani and V.U. Ahmad,

Spectroscopy Letters, 26(8), 1427 (1993). †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† U.S.A.

 

Effect of some newly synthesized compounds and comparison with

the clofibrate on total serum cholesterol in experimentally induced

hyperchole-sterolemic rabbits. M. Arif, S.Z. Saify, A.B. Rehman and

Mansoor Ahmad, Pak. J. Pharmacol., 10(1), 9 (1993).††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Pakistan†††††††††††††††

 

Effects of kaempferol-3-O-rutinoside on rat blood pressure. Mansoor

Ahmad, A.H. Gilani, K. Aftab and V.U. Ahmad, Phytotherapy Research,

7, 314 (1993).†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† U.K.

 

Biological efficacy of the extracts and constituents of Caralluma tuberculata

and Carallumaedulis. G.H. Rizwani, K. Usmanghani, Mansoor Ahmad, S.

Rashid and V.U. Ahmad, J. Fac. Pharm., Gazi11(1), 43 (1994). ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Turkey

 

Neuroleptic and dopamnergic activity of trans-p-methoxy cinnamic acid.

S. P. Ahmad, Mansoor Ahmad, S. Haider, T. Perveen, S.I. Ahmad and D.

J. Haleem, Proc. ISBBP Symp. Biochem. Biophys. 1, 131 (1994).†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Pakistan†††††††††††††††

 

Fatty acid composition and antimicrobial activity of Dictyopteris australis

(Phaeophyta). M. Aslam, Mansoor Ahmad, G.H. Rizwani, M. Anwar, V.U.

Ahmad & M. Shameel, Pak. J. Pharmacol. 11 (2), 21 (1994). ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Pakistan†††††††††††††††

 

Studies on cardiac stimulant activity of some medicinal plants, S. Siddiqui,

Mansoor Ahmad, M.F. Akhtar & S. Rashid, Pak. J. Pharmacol. 11(2), 57

(1994).††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Pakistan†††††††††††††††

 

Effects of some psychoactive drugs on stress-induced alteration in

plasma corticosterone level. S.P. Ahmed, Mansoor Ahmad, S.I. Ahmad,

R. Najam and S.J. Khurshid J. Pak. Med. Assoc. 45(6), 153 (1995).††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Pakistan†††††††††††††††

 

Structures of caratuberside E and F. G.H. Rizwani, K. Usmanghani,

Mansoor Ahmad and V.U. Ahmad, Die Pharmazie, 50(6), 426 (1995). ††††††††††††††††††††† Germany

 

Pharmacological investigations on aqueous extract ofMoringa

pterygosperma. D.A. Limaye, A.Y. Nimbkar, Mansoor Ahmad

& R. Jain, Phytotherapy Research, 8, 37 (1995). ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† U.K.

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Hypotensive action of syringin from Syringa vulgaris. Mansoor

Ahmad and K. Aftab, Phytotherapy Research, 9(6), 452 (1995). ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† U.K.

 

†† †††††††††††† Acteoside: A new antihypertensive drug. Mansoor Ahmad,K. Aftab,

            †††††††A.H. Gilani, G.H. Rizwani and S.P.Ahmed, PhytotherapyResearch,

            9(7), 525 (1995). †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† U.K.

 

Antidopaminergic activity of an iridoid glycoside, S.P. Ahmad, Mansoor

Ahmad, S. Haider, S.I. Ahmad & D.J. Haleem, Pak. J. Pharmacol., 12(1),

1 (1995).†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Pakistan†††††††††††††††

 

Pharmacological activity of Capsicum annum. S.P. Ahmad, Mansoor

Ahmad, S. Haider, D.J. Haleem, J. Khursheed & S.I. Ahmad, Proc. Nat. Bie.

Conf. on Pharmcol. & Therap., 1, 21 (1995).††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Pakistan†††††††††††††††

 

†††††††††††††† Effect of water extract of Cardiospermum grandiflorum Swartz on the gravid

††††††††††††††† female rat uterus. G.N. Zirihi and Mansoor Ahmad, Phytotherapy Research,

10 (2), 167(1996). †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† U.K.

 

††††††††††††† Enicostemalittorale: A new source of swertiamarin. M. Anwar, Mansoor

Ahmad, M. Aslam and K. Aftab, Pak. J. Pharm. Sci., 9(1), 29 (1996).††††††††††††††††††††††† Pakistan†††††††††††††††

Studies on cardiac depressant activity of some medicinal plants. T.M. Sajid,

S. Rashid, Mansoor Ahmad and K. Usmanghani, Phytotherapy Research,

10 (2), 178 (1996). ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† U.K.

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Stability studies on Antacid Filmacid Fort Gel with the change pumpable

grade and suspending agent. M.N. Mughal, G.H. Rizwani, Mansoor Ahmad,

K. Usmanghani & A.R. Rajput. Proc. Nat. Bie. Conf. on Pharmcol. &

Therap., II, 101 (1996).†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Pakistan†††††††††††††††

 

Position of AIDS in Pakistan, UAE and Jordan. Mansoor Ahmad & L.A.

            †††††††R. Abu-Hijleh, Pak. J. Pharm. Sci., 10(1), 79 (1997).†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Pakistan†††††††††††††††

 

Antimicrobial studies on fractions and pure compounds of Calophyllum

inophyllum Linn. S. Mahmud, G.H.Rizwani, Mansoor Ahmad, S. Ali, S.

Perveen & V.U. Ahmad. Pak. J. Pharmacol., 15(2), 13 (1998). †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Pakistan†††††††††††††††

 

Two new isoflavones from Erythrina subrosa var. glabresences. H. Tanaks,

T. Tanaka, H. Etoh, N. Watanabe, Mansoor Ahmad, I. Qurashi & M.R. Khan.

Heterocycles, 48(12), 2661 (1998).†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Japan

 

Poisonous plants of medicinal use, growing around Madinat al-Hikmah, M.A.

Rizvi, G.R. Sarwar & Mansoor Ahmad. Hamdard, XLI(2), 88 (1998).†††††††††††††††††††††††††† Pakistan†††††††††††††††

 

Spasmogenic and spasmolytic constituents in Sida pakistanica, A.H. Gilani,

N. Aziz, Mansoor Ahmad, M. T. Alam & G.H. Rizwani, J. Pharmaceutical

Biology, 37(1), 173 (1999). †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† U.K.

 

 

†††††††††††† The toxic effects of environmental pollution on the chemical constituents of

†††††††††††† Arabian Sea algae. F. Mazhar, M. Aslam, M. Anwar, Mansoor Ahmad, G.H.

†††††††††††† Rizwani, . Proc. 1st Natl. Sci.Conf. on Herb, Medicines & Therapeutics,

†††††††††††† I, 62 (1999).††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Pakistan†††††††††††††††

 

†††††††††††† Neuropharmacological studies on medicinal plant Ixora coccinea. K. Jabeen,

†††††††††††† G.H. Rizwani, Mansoor Ahmad, S.P. Ahmed , S. Takween & V. U. Ahmad.

†††††††††††† Proc. 1st Natl.Sci.Conf. on Herb, Medicines & Therapeutics, I, 99 (1999).†††††††††††† Pakistan†††††††††††††††

 

†††††††††††† Some chemical constituents from n-hexane fraction of medicinal plant Ixora

†††††††††††† coccinea. K. Jabeen, G.H. Rizwani,Mansoor Ahmad, V.U. Ahmad & N.

†††††††††††† Haq. Proc. 1st Natl.Sci. Conf. on Herb, Medicines & Therapeutics, I, 104

†††††††††††† (1999).††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Pakistan†††††††††††††††

 

†††††††††††† The effects of plant extract Clitoria ternatea Linn. on serum electrolytes.

†††††††††††† T. Khan, G.H. Rizwani, Mansoor Ahmad, V. Sultana & Jahanara. Proc.

†††††††††††† 1st Natl.Sci. Conf. on Herb, Medicines & Therapeutics, I, 194 (1999).†††††††††††††††††††† Pakistan†††††††††††††††

 

†††††††††††† Determination of hemolytic activity in different extracts of Clitoria ternatea

†††††††††††† Plant. . T. Khan, G.H. Rizwani,Mansoor Ahmad, V. Sultana & Jahanara.

†††††††††††† Proc. 1st Natl. Sci. Conf. on Herb, Medicines & Therapeutics, I, 199 (1999).†††††††††† Pakistan†††††††††††††††

 

†††††††††††† Phytochemical studies on Calophyllum inophyllum Linn. S. Mahmud, G.H.

†††††††††††† Rizwani,Mansoor Ahmad, M. Ali, S. Perveen & N. Haq. Proc. 1st Natl.

†††††††††††† Sci. Conf. on Herb, Medicines & Therapeutics, I, 149 (1999).†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Pakistan†††††††††††††††

 

†† †††††††††††† A New Fast Acting Antitussive from Piper longum L. M. A. Yaqoob, G. H.

Rizwani and Mansoor Ahmad. Proc. 2nd Natl. Sci. Conf. on Herb, Medicines

& Therapeutics (27th Nov., 1999).††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Pakistan

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†† †††††††††††† Agglutination Activity of Medicinal Plants against Human Erythrocytes, A.

Sajjad, Mansoor Ahmad, S. Siddiqui, K. Hashmi & G. H. Rizwani, Proc.

2ndNatl. Sci Conf. on Herb, Medicines & Therapeutics (27th Nov., 1999).†††††††††††††† Pakistan†††††††††††††††

 

Haemagglutination Activity of Selected Medicinal Plants used in Folkloric

Medicines, N. Adil, Mansoor Ahmad, S. Siddiqui, K. Hashmi & G. H.

Rizwani, Proc. 2nd Natl. Sci. Conf. on Herb, Medicines & Therapeutics,

(27th Nov., 1999).†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Pakistan†††††††††††††††

 

Smooth Muscles as Diagnostic Tool for Standardization of Herbal Drugs,

N. Adil, Mansoor Ahmad & G. H. Rizwani, Proc. 2nd Natl. Sci. Conf. on

Herb, Medicines & Therapeutics (27th Nov., 1999)†††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Pakistan†††††††††††††††

 

Intestinal Smooth Muscles Activity in Medicinal Plants, Tinospora cordifolia

Miers, Hedysarum alhagi Linn., Achyranthes aspera Linn, Andropogon

muricatus Retz., Aristolochiaindica Linn. and Alhagi maurorum Medic in

Vorles, , A. Sajjad, Mansoor Ahmad & G. H. Rizwani, Proc.2ndNatl. Sci.

Conf. on Herb, Medicines & Therapeutics, (27th Nov., 1999)††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Pakistan†††††††††††

 

A Promising Herbicide, F. A. Siddiqui, Mansoor Ahmad & G. H. Rizwani,

Proc.2nd Natl. Sci. Conf. on Herb, Medicines & Therapeutics, (27th Nov., 1999).††† Pakistan

 

Shahi: A Tayyabi Dawakhana Tonic for All Groups, M.R. Khan, Mansoor

Ahmad & G. H. Rizwani, Proc. 2nd Natl. Sci. Conf. on Herb, Medicines &

Therapeutics, (27th Nov., 1999). ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Pakistan

†††† †††††††††† Zaheeri: A n Herbal Product Available in Local Market for Diarrhea &

Dysentery. , M.R. Khan, Mansoor Ahmad & G H. Rizwani, Proc.2nd

Natl.Sci. Conf. on Herb, Medicines & Therapeutics, (27th Nov., 1999).†††††††††††††††††† Pakistan

 

BOOKS

 

††††††††††††††† †††††††††††† Contributed a chapter on Resin in "Topics in Pharmacognosy", Edited by K.

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Usmanghani, published by University Grants Commission (UGC), Pakistan, 1982

 

††††††††††††††† †††††††††††† Contributed a chapter on "Caralluma†† tuberculata: Biology, Ethnopharmacognosy

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† and Chemistry"inHerbalDrugsbyM. Iqbal. Jamia Hamdard, Hamdard

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† University, New Delhi, India, 1994

 

††††††††††††††† †††††††††††† Toxins of 30 Arabian Poisonous Plants, Edited by Essam Ahmad Abu Akar and

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Mansoor Ahmad, College of Pharmacy, Philadelphia University, Jordan, 1996

 

†††††††††††† Proceedings of 1st National Conference on "Herb, Medicines and Therapeutics" Edited by Mansoor Ahmad and G.H. Rizwani, Pakistan Society of Pharmacognosy, Department of Pharmacognosy, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Karachi, Karachi, Pakistan, 1999.

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†††††††††††† Proceedings of 2nd National Conference on "Herb, Medicines and Therapeutics" Edited by Mansoor Ahmad, Pakistan Society of Pharmacognosy, Department of Pharmacognosy, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Karachi, Karachi, Pakistan, 2000.

 

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ARTICLES OF GENERAL INTEREST

††††††††††††††† 10 general articles published in local newspapers, magazines and journals (in mother tongue and/ English).

 

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