Dr Conny Turni

Senior Research Fellow

Centre for Animal Science
Queensland Alliance for Agriculture and Food Innovation
c.turni1@uq.edu.au
+61 7 344 32463

Overview

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland

Publications

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Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Master Philosophy

  • (2018) Doctor Philosophy

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Publications

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Allam, A. G., Palaniappan, G., Barnes, T. S., Lapuz, E. L., Baluyut, A. S., Alvaran, P. J, Lantican, T. L. D, Parke, C. R, Cameron, D., Ancog, R. C., Domingo, R. D., Mananggit, M. R., Meneses, S. M. A., Turni, C., Meers, J., Alawneh, J. I., Palmieri, C., de Castro, R., Villar, E. C. and Blackall, P. J. (2018). Pigs and people: building an understanding on nipple drinker system adoption in San Simon, Pampanga, Philippines. In: Second PENAPH Technical Conference, Khon Kaen, Thailand, (). 10-12 January 2018.

  • Barnes, T. S., Alvaran, P. J., Lantican, T. L. D., Lapuz, E. L., Baluyut, A. S., Parke, C. R., Palaniappan, G., Cameron, D., Meneses, S. M. A., Ancog, R. C., Domingo, R., Mananggit, M. R., Turni, C., Meers, J., Alawneh, J. I., Palmieri, C., de Castro, R., Villar, E. and Blackall, P. J. (2018). Using participatory methods to understand the smallholder pig production system in San Simon, Pampanga, Philippines. In: Second PENAPH Technical Conference, Chiang Mai, Thailand, (). 10 -12 January 2018.

  • Omaleki, L., Giang, N., Wu, Y., Christensen, H., Blackall, P.J. and Turni, C. (2017). Actinobacillus Taxon C - a new species not to be ignored. In: TropAg2017, International Tropical Agriculture Conference, Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Center, Brisbane, Queensland, (). 20-22 November 2017.

  • Omaleki, L., Giang, N., Wu, Y., Christensen, H., Blackall, P. J. and Turni, C. (2017). Actinobacillus Taxon C - a new species not to be ignored. In: Microbiology in Moreton Bay, Dunwich, North Stradbroke Island, Qld., Australia, (). 2 December 2017.

  • Turni, C., Giang, N., Wu, Y., Omaleki, L., Christensen, H. and Blackall, P. J. (2017). Actinobacillus Taxon C - a new species not to be ignored. In: 2017 Australasian Pig Science Association: Manipulating Pig Production XVI, Melbourne, Victoria, (). 19-22 November 2017.

  • Turni, C., Giang, N., Wu, Y., Omaleki, L., Christensen, H. and Blackall, P. J. (2017). Actinobacillus Taxon C - a new species not to be ignored. In: Australian Pig Veterinarians Conference 2017, Perth, Western Australia, (). 10-12 September 2017.

  • Turni, C., Giang, N., Wu, Y., Omaleki, L., Christensen, H. and Blackall, P. J. (2017). Actinobacillus Taxon C - a new species not to be ignored. In: Australian Association Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians Conference, Sydney, (). 23-24 November 2017.

  • Wang, J., Turni, C. and Blackall, P. J. (2017). Antimicrobial sensitivity testing for Avibacterium paragallinarum - a way forward?. In: Australasian Poultry Veterinary Alliance Meeting, Sydney, (). 16-17 February 2017.

  • Omaleki, L., Turni, C., Beatson, S. and Blackall, P. J. (2017). Clouds and Pasteurella multocida. In: Microbiology in Moreton Bay, Dunwich, North Stradbroke Island, Qld, Australia, (). 2 December 2017.

  • Omaleki, L., Turni, C., Beatson, S. and Blackall, P. J. (2017). Clouds and Pasteurella multocida – an updated forecast. In: Australasian Poultry Veterinary Alliance Meeting, Geelong, Victoria, (). 15 -17 November 2017.

  • Barnes, T. S., Palaniappan, G., Lantican T. L. D. C., Alvaran, P. J., Allam, A. G., Lapuz, E. L., Baluyut, A. S., Parke C. R., Cameron, D., Meneses, S. M. A., Ancog, R. C., Domingo, R., Mananggit, M. R., Turni, C., Meers, J., Palmieri, C., Alawneh, J. I., de Castro, R., Villar, E. C. and Blackall, P. J. (2017). Encouraging behavioural change to improve smallholder pig production in San Simon, Pampanga, Philippines. In: Inaugural Meeting of the International Society for Economics and Social Sciences of Animal Health, Aviemore, Scotland, United Kingdom, (). 27-28 March 2017.

  • Turni, C., Singh, R. and Blackall., P. J. (2017). Genotypic diversity of Pasteurella multocida from pigs in Australia. In: TropAg2017, International Tropical Agriculture Conference, Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Brisbane, Queensland, (). 20 - 22 November 2017.

  • Turni, C., Singh, R. and Blackall., P. J. (2017). Genotypic diversity of pasteurella multocida from pigs in Australia. In: Microbiology in Moreton Bay, Moreton Bay Research Station, North Stradbroke Island, (). 2nd December 2017.

  • Alvaran, P. J., Lantican, T. L. D., Barnes, T. S., Bernales, S. M., Lapuz, E. L., Baluyut, A. S., Ignacio, C., Parke, C. R., Palaniappan, G., Ancog, R. C., Mananggit, M. R., Turni, C., Meers, J., Palmieri, C., de Castro, R., Villar, E. and Blackall, P. J. (2017). On-farm veterinary investigations of smallholder pig farms in the municipality of San Simon, Pampanga, Philippines. In: 8th Asian Pig Veterinary Society Congress, Wuhan, China, (). 12-15 May, 2017.

  • Turni, C., Barnes, T. S., Meers, J., Parke, C., Singh, R., Yee, S., Templeton, J., Mone, N. K., McKenzie, P. and Blackall, P. J. (2017). Potential pathogens identified from lung samples from pigs with pleurisy at an abattoir in Queensland, Australia. In: TropAg2017, International Tropical Agriculture Conference, Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Center, Brisbane, Queensland, (). 20-22 November 2017.

  • Turni, C., Barnes, T. S., Meers, J., Parke, C., Singh, R., Yee, S., Templeton, J., Mone, N. K., McKenzie, P. and Blackall, P. J. (2017). Potential pathogens identified from lung samples from pigs with pleurisy at an abattoir in Queensland, Australia. In: Microbiology in Moreton Bay, Dunwich, North Stradbroke Island, Qld., Australia, (). 2 December 2017.

  • Wang, J., Turni, C. and Blackall, P. J (2017). Progressing antimicrobial sensitivity testing for Avibacterium paragallinarum. In: Microbiology in Moreton Bay, Moreton Bay Research Station, North Stradbroke Island, (). 2nd December 2017.

  • Wang, J., Turni, C. and Blackall, P. J. (2017). Progressing antimicrobial sensitivity testing for Avibacterium paragallinarum.. In: TropAg2017, International Tropical Agriculture Conference, Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Brisbane, Qld., Australia, (). 20th - 22nd November 2017.

  • Turni, C., Wang, J., Prueller, S., Beyerbach, M., Klein, G., Kreienbrock, L., Strutzberg-Minder, K., Kaspar, H., Meemken, D., Kehrenberg, C. and Blackall, P. J. (2017). Progressing antimicrobial sensitivity testing for fastidious bacterial species. In: Solutions for Drug Resistant Infections 2017, Brisbane, Australia, (). 3- 5 April 2017.

  • Mananggit, M. R., Blackall, P. J., Barnes, T. S., Villar, E. C., David, J. E., Lapuz Jr., E. L., Parke, C. R., Domingo, R., Baluyut, A. S., Turni, C., Meers, J., Alawneh, J. I., de Castro, R. O., Legaspi, C., Azul, R. and Retes, L. (2017). The bacteriology of lungs from apparently normal and sick pigs in the Philippines. In: 8th Asian Pig Veterinary Society Congress, Wuhan, China, (). 12-15 May 2017.

  • Mone, N. K., Turni, C., Tanner, M. K., Barnes, T. S., Parke, C. R., Alawneh, J. I., Blackall, P. J. and Meers, J. (2017). The virus load of porcine circovirus 2 (PCV2) in pigs with pleurisy: comparison between farms with high and low incidences of pleurisy. In: 8th Asian Pig Veterinary Society Congress, Wuhan, China, (). 12-15 May 2017.

  • Lantican, T. L. D., Barnes, T. S., Lapuz, E. L., Palaniappan, G., Villar, E. C., Baluyut Jr., A., Palmieri, C., Parke, C., Turni, C., Meers, J., Mananggit, M., Blackall, P. J., Alvaran, P. J. J., Ancog, R., de Castro, R., Domingo, R. and Meneses, S. M. (2017). Understanding the smallholder pig marketing system in San Simon, Pampanga, Philippines. In: 54th Scientific Seminar and Annual Convention, Philippines Society of Animal Science, Cebu, Philippines, (). 18-21 October 2017.

  • Alvaran, P. J., Allam, A. G., Ancog, R. C., Baluyut, A. S., Bernales, S. M., Lantican, T. L. D., Barnes, T. S., Blackall, P. J., de Castro, R., Ignacio, C., Lapuz, E. L., Lantican, T. L. D., Mananggit, M. R., Meers, J., Palaniappan, G., Palmieri, C., Parke, C. R., Turni, C. and Villar, E. (2017). Using an Ecohealth approach to identify constraints to smallholder pig production in the municipality of San Simon, Pampanga, Philippines. In: 54th Scientific Seminar and Annual Convention, Philippines Society of Animal Science, Cebu, Philippines, (). 18-21 October 2017.

  • Alvaran, P. J., Lantican, T. L., Barnes, T. S., Lapuz, E. L., Baluyut, A. S., Ignacio, C., Meneses, S. M., Parke, C. R., Alawneh, J. I., Palaniappan, G., Ancog, R. C., Domingo, R., Mananggit, M. R., Turni, C., Meers, J., Palmieri, C., de Castro, R., Villar, E. C. and Blackall, P. J. (2016). An EcoHealth Baseline Survey of Smallholder Swine Production in the Municipality of San Simon, Pampanga, Philippines. In: 24th International Pig Veterinary Congress, Dublin, Ireland, (). 7-10 June 2016.

  • Meneses, S. M. A., Barnes, T. S., Villar, E. C., Alvaran, P. J. J., Lantican, T. L. D., Lapuz, E. L., Parke, C. R., Palaniappan, G., Cameron, D., Ancog, R. C., Domingo, R., Mananggit, M. R., Baluyut, A. S., Turni, C., Meers, J., Alawneh, J. I., Palmieri, C., de Castro, R. O. and Blackall, P. J. (2016). Improving the productivity of the smallholder swine raising in San Simon, Pampanga, Philippines using an ecohealth approach: the importance of a communication plan. In: 19th Federation of Asian Veterinary Associations (FAVA) Congress, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, (). 6-9 September 2016.

  • Barnes, T. S., Alvaran, P. J. J., Lantican, T. L. D., Lapuz, E. L., Baluyut, A., Parke, C. R., Palaniappan, G., Cameron, D., Meneses, S. M. A., Ancog, R. C., Domingo, R., Mananggit, M. R., Turni, C., Meers, J., Alawneh, J. I., Palmieri, C., de Castro, R., Villar, E. and Blackall, P. J. (2016). Understanding the smallholder pig production system in San Simon, Pampanga, Philippines: a mixed methods approach. In: Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists College Science Week Conference, Gold Coast, QLD, Australia, (). 7-9 July 2016.

  • Barnes, T. S., Alvaran, P. J., Lantican T. L. D. C., Lapuz, E. L., Baluyut, A. S., Parke C. R., Palaniappan, G., Cameron, D., Meneses, S. M. A., Ancog, R. C., Domingo, R., Mananggit, M. R., Turni, C., Meers, J., Palmieri, C., Alawneh, J. I., de Castro, R., Villar, E. C. and Blackall, P. J. (2016). Using an Ecohealth approach to understand the smallholder pig production system in San Simon, Pampanga, Philippines. In: One Health Ecohealth 2016: 4th International One Health Congress and 6th Biennial Congress of the International Association for Ecology and Health, Melbourne , VIC, Australia, (). 3-7 December 2016.

  • Lantican, T. L. D., Barnes, T. S., Lapuz, E. L., Baluyut, A., Alvaran, P. J. J., Meneses, S. M. A., Parke, C. R., Palaniappan, G., Cameron, D., Ancog, R. C., Domingo, R., Mananggit, M. R., Turni, C., Meers, J., Alawneh, J. I., Palmieri, C., de Castro, R. O., Villar, E. C. and Blackall, P. J. (2016). Using an ecohealth approach to understand smallholder swine raising in San Simon, Pampanga, Philippines: an economic perspective. In: 19th Federation of Asian Veterinary Associations (FAVA) Congress, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, (). 6-9 September 2016.

  • Turni, C., Dayao, D., Gibson, J. and Blackall, P.J. (2015). Antibiotic sensitivity testing for H. parasuis and A. pleuropneumoniae and other respiratory pathogens.. In: Australian Pig Veterinarian Meeting, Kingscliff, New South Wales., (). 14th-16th June, 2015.

  • Pruller, S., Turni, C., Blackall, P. J., Strutzberg-Minder, K., Kaspar, H., Meemken, D., Klien, C. and Kehrenberg, C. (2015). Comparison of agar dilution and broth microdilution susceptibility testing of Haemophilus parasuis isolates from Germany.. In: 1st International Symposium on Veterinary Medicine. 1st International Symposium on Veterinary Medicine, Vrdnik, Serbia., (). 21st - 23rd May 2015.

  • Yee, S., Blackall, P.J. and Turni, C. (2015). Diversity of toxin gene distribution in Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae from Australia. In: Australian Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians Meeting, Brisbane, Australia, (). 12 -13 November 2015.

  • Alvaran, P. J., Barnes, T. S., Lapuz, E. L., Baluyut, A. S., Lantican, T. L., Parke, C. R., Alawneh, J. I., Cameron, D., Ancog, R. C., Domingo, R., Mananggit, M. R., Turni, C., Meers, J., Palmieri, C., de Castro, R., Villar, E. C. and Blackall, P. J. (2015). EcoHealth in the Philippines Phase 1: Survey of Smallholder Pig Farmers in San Simon, Pampanga. In: Proceedings of the 7th Asian Pig Veterinary Society Congress. 7th Asian Pig Veterinary Society Congress, Manila, Philippines, (99). 25 – 27 October 2015.

  • Turni, C., Singh, R., Dayao, D., Gibson, J. and Blackall, P. J. (2015). Haemophilus parasuis - virulence genes and serovars. In: Manipulating Pig Production XV, Melbourne, Australia, (1533-1533). 22-25 November 2015. doi:10.1071/ANv55n12Ab087

  • Ancog, R.C., Barnes, T.S, de Castro, R., Villar, E.C., Alvaran, P.J., Lapuz, E.L., Baluyut, A.S., Parke, C.R., Alawneh, J.I., Cameron, D., Domingo, R., Mananggit, M.R., Turni, C., Meers, J., Palmieri, C. and Blackall, P.J. (2015). Operationalizing EcoHealth Approach: Balancing environment and animal health decisions in Smallholder Swine Farms in the Philippines. In: Asian Pig Veterinary Society Congress 2015, Manila, Philippines, (). 25 - 27 October 2015.

  • Turni, C., Giang, N., Singh, R., Templeton, J., Barnes, T., Parke, K., Meers, J., Al-Alawneh, J. and Blackall, P.J. (2015). Pleurisy at the abattoir – a closer look.. In: Australian Pig Veterinarian Meeting, Kingscliff, New South Wales, (). 14th-16th June, 2015.

  • Dayao, D. A. E., Gibson, J. S., Blackall, P. J. and Turni, C. (2014). (2014) Antimicrobial resistance in respiratory bacterial pathogens in Australia. In: 81st Philippines Veterinary Medical Association Conference, Peurto Princesa, Palawan, Philippines, (). 19 - 21 February 2014.

  • Turni, Conny, Singh, R. and Blackall, P.J. (2014). A. pleuropneumoniae: the Australian story. In: Proceedings of the 23rd International Pig Veterinary Society (IPVS) Congress. IPVS 2014: 23rd International Pig Veterinary Society Congress, Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico, (221-221). 8-11 June, 2014.

  • Turni, Conny, Singh, Reema, Omaleki, Lida and Blackall, Pat (2014). Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae: an update from Down Under. In: Pasteurella 2014: International Pasteurellaceae Conference 2014, Prato, Italy, (). 13-16 May, 2014.

  • Awawdeh, L., Turni, C., Gibson, J., Cobbold, R., Henning, J., Platell, J. and Allavena, R. (2014). An optimised protocol for molecular screening of avian pathogenic E. coli from broiler chickens. In: QAAFI Animal Science Olympics Brisbane, Australia, Brisbane, Australia, (). 19 September 2014.

  • Omaleki, L., Blackall, P.J. and Turni, C. (2014). Diagnostic tools for Reimerella anatipestifer. In: Australasian Veterinary Poultry Alliance Meeting, Gold Coast, QLD Australia, (). 28 - 29 May 2014.

  • Awawdeh, L., Turni, C., Gibson, J., Cobbold, R., Platell J., Allavena, R. and Henning, J. (2014). Optimised protocol for molecular screening of avian pathogenic E. coli from broiler chickens. In: 10th Annual Meeting of the Australian Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians(AAVLD), Adelaide, Australia, (). 27-28 November 2014.

  • Awawdeh, L., Turni, C., Henning, J., Gibson, J., Allavena, R., Platell J., Cobbold, R., Blackall, P. and Gibson, J. (2014). Studies on avian pathogenic Escherichia coli in commercial broiler chickens in Southeast Queensland. In: Australian Veterinary Poultry Association Scientific Meeting, Adelaide, Australia, (). 3-4 October 2013.

  • Harper, M., St Michael, F., John, M., Turni, C., Blackall, P. J., Adler, B., Cox, A. D. and Boyce, J. D. (2014). The chameleon effect: Pasteurella multocida lipopolysaccharide polymorphism and its contribution to host mimicry and vaccine escape. In: International Pasteurellaceae Conference 2014, Prato, Italy, (). 13 - 16 May 2014.

  • Dayo, D., Turni, C., Gibson, J. S. and Blackall, P. J. (2014). Towards a method for antibiotic sensitivity testing of Haemophilus parasuis. In: International Pasteurellaceae Conference 2014, Prato, Italy, (). 13 - 16 May 2014.

  • Turni, C., Singh, R., Omaleki, L. and Blackall, P. J. (2013). Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae – a diagnostic update. In: Australian Pig Science Association Meeting 2013, Melbourne, (). 30 September - 2 October 2013.

  • Dayao, D. A., Gibson, J. S., Blackall, P. J. and Turni, C. (2013). Antimicrobial resistance in respiratory bacterial pathogens in Australia. In: Australian Pig Veterinarians Conference, Melbourne, (). 16 - 18 June 2013.

  • Corales, V. M., Villar, E. C., de Castro, R. O., Lopez, E. L., Azul, R. R., Rettes, L. M., Lola, S. G., Lapuz, E. L., Mananggit, M. R., David, E. G., Basinang, V. G., Baluyut, A. S., Domingo, C., O’Dea, M., Boyce, J., Harper, M., Parke, C. R., Alawneh, J. I., Barnes, T. S., Turni, C., Piper, E., Meers, J. and Blackall, P. J. (2013). Beyond capacity building: communicating sustainablity of veterinary services competencies for swine respiratory diseases in the Philippines. In: 6th Asian Pig Veterinary Society Congress, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, (). 23-25 September 2013.

  • Lola, S. G., Azul, R. R., Retes, L. M., Lopez, E. L., Mananggit, M. R., Lapuz, E. L., David, E., Basinang, V., Baluyot, A., Domingo, C., O’Dea, M., Boyce, J., Harper, M., Adler, B., Blackall, P. J., Turni, C., Meers, J., Parke, K., Piper, E. and Villar, E. (2013). Enhancing capacities for the diagnosis of porcine respiratory diseases in the Philippines. In: 6th Asian Pig Veterinary Society Congress, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, (). 23-25 September 2013.

  • Turni, C., Singh, R., McMillan, K., Holt, D., Lilliebridge, R., Tong, S., Andersson, P. M. P., Giffard, P. M. and Blackall, P. J. (2012). A rapid typing method for Pasteurella multocida. In: Australian Society for Microbiology Annual Scientific Meeting (ASM2012), Brisbane, Australia, (). 1-4 July 2012.

  • Remington, B., Blackall, P. J. and Turni, C. (2012). Control of fowl cholera mortality in a broiler operation. In: Proceedings of the Sixty-first Western Poultry Disease Conference. 61st Western Poultry Disease Conference, Scottsdale, AZ, United States, (). 1-4 April 2012.

  • Turni, C., Singh, R. and Blackall, P. J. (2012). Epidemiology of fowl cholera. In: Australasian Veterinary Poultry Association Scientific Meeting (AVPA), Broadbeach, QLD, Australia, (). 23-24 May 2012.

  • Turni, Conny, Singh, Reema and Blackall, Pat (2012). Epidemiology of fowl cholera. In: IVVDC 2012: 6th International Veterinary Vaccines and Diagnostics Conference, Cairns, Australia, (). 29 July - 1 August 2012.

  • Turni, C., Singh, R., Remington, B. and Blackall, P. J. (2012). Is there a link between fowl cholera outbreaks and feral cats?. In: Poultry Information Exchange (PIX2012) Proceedings. Poultry Information Exchange (PIX2012), Broadbeach, QLD, Australia, (). 20-23 May 2012.

  • Harper, Marina, St. Michael, Frank, John, Marietta, Turni, Conny, Blackall, P. J., Adler, Ben, Boyce, John D. and Cox, Andrew D. (2012). Pasteurella. multocida lipopolysaccharide polymorphism: the implications for vaccine development. In: VetPath 2012 Abstracts. 2nd Prato Conference on the Pathogenesis of Bacterial Diseases of Animals 2012 (VetPath 2012), Tuscany, Italy, (11-12). 9-12 October 2012.

  • Dayo, D., Turni, C., Gibson, J. S. and Blackall, P. J. (2012). Towards a method for antibiotic sensitivity testing of Haemophilus parasuis. In: IVVDC 2012: 6th International Veterinary Vaccines and Diagnostics Conference, Cairns, Australia, (). 29 July - 1 August 2012.

  • Turni, C. and Blackall, P.J. (2011). Molecular typing of Pasteurella multocida. In: Australasian Veterinary Poultry Alliance Meeting, Sydney, Australia, (). February 2011.

  • Turni, C. and Blackall, P. J. (2011). New, relevant diagnostic technology for pig respiratory pathogens – dangers and pitfalls. In: Robert van Barneveld, Manipulating Pig Production XIII: Proceedings of the 13th Biennial Conference of the Australasian Pig Science Association. Australasian Pig Science Association Conference (APSA 2011), Adelaide, Australia, (). 27-30 November 2011.

  • Blackall, Pat, Remington, Bruce, Singh, Reema and Turni, Conny (2011). The molecular epidemiology of a fowl cholera outbreak in free range broilers. In: Final Programme and Abstracts. International Pasteurellaceae Conference 2011, Elsinore, Denmark, (48-48). 24-27 August 2011.

  • Singh, R., Turni, C. and Blackall, P.J. (2010). Development and validation of a multi-plex PCR for identification and serotyping of Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae serovars 1, 5, 7 and 12.. In: 6th Annual Meeting of the Australian Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians, Brisbane Australia, (). 25th - 26th November 2010.

  • Turni, C., Lee, R. and Jackson, L. A. (1999). Effects of Boophilus microplus (Acari: Ixodidae) salivary gland extract on lymphocytes, neutrophils and monocytes. In: Program & Abstracts The Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian Society for Parasitology. Annual Scientific Meeting Australian Society for Parasitology ASP'99, Yeppoon, Central Qld, (x-x). 26-30 September 1999.

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