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Category: Technology

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Touchlight extends funding round to $125m

Touchlight, a biotechnology company pioneering enzymatic DNA production, has announced an extension of its fundraising ...
1 week
Technology
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Spex Capital and MedCity launch joint investment call

Investment firm Spex Capital and London’s life sciences cluster organisation MedCity have opened their first ...
1 week
Technology
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Livi acquires VIX Digital

Digital healthcare provider Livi has acquired agency VIX Digital, which designs digital solutions for the ...
2 weeks
M&A
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ILC Therapeutics completes £3.5m funding round

Newhouse, Lanarkshire-based biotechnology company ILC Therapeutics, which is focused on the discovery and development of ...
3 weeks
Technology
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Kelsey launches UK arm of Beamtree

Former NHS England national director Tim Kelsey has announced an international division of Beamtree, the ...
3 weeks
Technology
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CPP Investments and BC Partners acquire Ceramtec

Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, through its subsidiary, CPP Investment Board Europe, and investment firm ...
1 month
M&A
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Spex Capital and MedCity partner to finance healthtech

Digital health and medtech investment firm Spex Capital has joined forces with MedCity to identify ...
2 months
Technology
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IW Capital invests in e-pharmacy platform SimplyMeds

London-based private equity firm IW Capital has invested in e-pharmacy company SimplyMeds.
2 months
Technology
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New UK virus killing PPE raises £2million investment from Australia

Viracoat, which offers personal protective equipment that begins killing Covid-19 and other viruses on contact, ...
3 months
Technology
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Online cancer recovery platform launches with £1.5m backing

Perci Health, an online platform that gives people access to support from multidisciplinary cancer teams, ...
3 months
Acute care
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24Haymarket and Forward Partners invest in Clustermarket

24Haymarket, a private capital firm focused on growth equity and venture capital investments in the ...
3 months
Technology
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CVC Capital Partners to invest in Rayner

CVC Capital Partners VIII today announced it is acquiring a majority interest in Rayner, the ...
3 months
M&A
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Carer-sourcing app launches £4m Series A

Curam, a technology provider to the UK care sector, has launched a Series A funding ...
3 months
Technology
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Nuffield Health and Doctor Care Anywhere to launch integrated primary care service

Nuffield Health and Doctor Care Anywhere are planning to launch a new health service to ...
4 months
Primary care
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Neo Kuma invests in psychedelic healthcare

Neo Kuma Ventures, an investment fund dedicated solely to psychedelic healthcare, has today announced its ...
4 months
Technology
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Tunstall Healthcare acquires Dutch technology firm

Health and care technology company Tunstall Healthcare has acquired Secuvita, a technology solution provider in ...
4 months
M&A
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Agilio Software acquires Clarity Informatics

Agilio Software, which provides dental and hospital compliance, HR and training platforms, has acquired Clarity ...
4 months
M&A
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Oxford acquires life sciences asset in Cambridge

Oxford Properties Group, a global real estate investor, asset manager and business builder, has acquired ...
4 months
M&A
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Mental health and wellbeing app Thrive raises £2.5m

Thrive Therapeutic Software has raised £2.5 million in an oversubscribed funding round from Sumerian Foundation ...
4 months
Technology
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Apposite Capital invests in medical device company Emblation

Healthcare investor Apposite Capital has invested in medical device company Emblation.
4 months
M&A
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eConsult Health acquires video consultation and SMS platform Q doctor

Digital triage provider eConsult Health has acquired video consultation and SMS platform Q doctor.
4 months
M&A
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ICAS World acquires mental health tech start-up Hello Tomo

ICAS World, a provider of mental health and employee wellness services has acquired the NHS-commissioned ...
4 months
M&A
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Gelmetix closes £5 million capital raise

Gelmetix, the developer of a polymer treatment for chronic lower back pain, has closed a ...
4 months
Technology
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Agilio Software acquires Inica’s dental modules business

Agilio Software, a portfolio company of August Equity, has acquired the dental modules business of ...
4 months
Dentistry
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Arecor Therapeutics to float on AIM

Biopharmaceutical company Arecor Therapeutics has announced it will apply to trade on AIM at the ...
4 months
Technology
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PerkinElmer to acquire UK in-vitro diagnostics company

PerkinElmer is acquiring Immunodiagnostic Systems Holdings (IDS) for approximately $155 million in an all cash ...
4 months
M&A
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Digital health platform Huma Therapeutics raises $130m

London-based Huma Therapeutics has raised $130 million in a Series C funding round led by ...
5 months
Technology
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Trio Healthcare plans international expansion

Trio Healthcare, a specialist ostomy product developer and manufacturer based in Skipton, North Yorkshire, has ...
5 months
Technology
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Insource acquires hospital administrative management software firm

Reading-based Insource, a data management company used by the NHS, has acquired Gooroo, which provides ...
5 months
M&A
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Agilio Software acquires MyHRtoolkit

Private equity firm August Equity’s portfolio company Agilio Software has acquired MyHRtoolkit.
5 months
M&A
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Kry secures $300m investment to accelerate European expansion

Digital healthcare company Kry, operating as Livi in the UK and France, has raised more ...
5 months
Technology
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Doctor Care Anywhere reports growing revenue

Digital health services provider Doctor Care Anywhere has reported underlying revenue of £4.4 million for ...
5 months
Technology
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Current Health closes oversubscribed $43m Series B financing round

Remote care management platform Current Health has raised $43 million in Series B financing in ...
5 months
Technology
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HealthHero acquires French telehealth provider

HealthHero has acquired the French healthcare company Qare which is backed by healthtech venture builder ...
6 months
M&A
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Oxford Endovascular raises $10m for brain aneurysm technology

Medtech company Oxford Endovascular has raised $10m in Series A funding round, led by a ...
6 months
Technology
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Voicescape acquires patient messaging services provider

Social housing technology provider Voicescape has acquired Message Dynamics, which provides patient messaging services.
6 months
M&A
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Medical Imaging Partnership and Prime Health secure funding

Medical Imaging Partnership and Prime Health, part of Imaging Holdings, have secured a significant funding ...
6 months
Clinical services
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Entrepreneur Academy launched to support health and social innovators

The Meridian Health and Social Care Entrepreneur Academy is launching this month to support health ...
6 months
Technology
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BMI Healthcare and Livi partner up to relieve pressure on NHS GPs

Digital healthcare provider Livi has teamed up with BMI Healthcare to reduce pressure on NHS ...
7 months
Primary care
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BGF exits investment in CHS Healthcare

BGF has exited its investment in CHS Healthcare, a provider of outsourced services for the ...
7 months
Technology
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Axis Spine Technologies completes £2.2m funding round

Axis Spine Technologies has raised £2.2 million in a funding round led by ACF Investors, ...
7 months
Technology
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CVC backs healthcare IT solutions provider System C

CVC Capital Partners has announced that CVC Fund VII has completed an investment in System ...
7 months
Technology
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Partnership enables remote cancer care

Careology and LloydsPharmacy Clinical Homecare have joined forces to monitor remotely patients undergoing cancer treatment ...
7 months
Acute care
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Digital healthcare investment to give economy £33bn boost by 2040

Investment in digital technology is set to increase UK GDP by £232 billion (6.9%) in ...
7 months
Market analysis
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SpyBiotech raises $32.5m in Series A funding and appoints chairman

Oxford-based biotechnology company SpyBiotech has raised $32.5 million in Series A funding in a round ...
8 months
Technology
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Kester Capital invests in drug discovery software firm Optibrium

London-based primary buyout firm Kester Capital today announced an investment in Optibrium, a drug discovery ...
8 months
Technology
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eConsult Health raises further £7m

Venture capital firm Calculus Capital has participated in a £7 million investment round into online ...
8 months
Primary care
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Imperial College fund invests in tech start-up tackling Parkinson’s disease

The Imperial College Innovation Fund has completed its first investment of £205,000 into Charco Neurotech.
8 months
Technology
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Doctor Care Anywhere reports £11.6m revenue

Digital health services provider Doctor Care Anywhere has reported revenue of £11.6 million for 2020, ...
8 months
Primary care
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Medical data firm Pangaea raises further funding

Pangaea Data today announced it has raised its second funding round in 12 months in ...
8 months
Technology
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Octopus Ventures launches $100m global healthtech fund

Octopus Ventures launched a new £100 million institutional global fund for investment in the healthtech ...
8 months
Technology
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Grant awarded for NHS drugs audit software developer

Loughborough-based We Love Surveys has been awarded an Innovate UK grant to develop drugs audit ...
8 months
Technology
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ClearCourse acquires health practice management software provider PPM

ClearCourse Partnership, a group of technology companies providing software solutions, has acquired PPM Software in ...
9 months
M&A
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Foresight injects £3.5m into IMMJ Systems

Foresight Group, a London-based independent infrastructure and private equity investment manager, has injected a £3.5 ...
9 months
Technology
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HealthHero acquires Irish telehealth provider MyClinic

London-based healthtech start-up HealthHero has acquired Irish telehealth service, MyClinic.ie.
9 months
Clinical services
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NHS to test routine collection of private hospital data

NHS Digital and the Private Healthcare Information Network (PHIN) have begun the testing phase of ...
9 months
Politics & policy
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Liva Healthcare secures €24.5m funding led by Verlinvest

Copenhagen and London-based health tech company Liva Healthcare has secured a funding round of €24.5 ...
9 months
Technology
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GE Healthcare and Wayra UK launch new accelerator programme

US medical technology company GE Healthcare and London-based innovation hub Wayra UK have launched a ...
9 months
Technology
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Kinomica secures £3.9m investment

Alderley Park-based proteomic-data science and diagnostics company, Kinomica, has secured £3.9 million in funding.
10 months
Funding
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HealthHero acquires digital triage provider Doctorlink

Digital health company HealthHero has acquired digital triage provider Doctorlink after global investor Eight Roads ...
10 months
Clinical services
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Electronic health data start-up uMed raises £3.7m

Healthtech start-up uMed has raised £3.7 million from investors AlbionVC, Delin Ventures and Playfair Capital, ...
10 months
Technology
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FPE Capital invests in digital mental health platform Togetherall

FPE Capital, a software and services-focused lower mid-market growth investor has invested in Togetherall, a ...
10 months
Clinical services
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Start Codon closes new £15m venture for life science innovation

Start Codon, a life science and healthcare business accelerator based in Cambridge, today announced it ...
10 months
Clinical services
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Oxford Uni spin-out secures £400k government grant to help Covid fight

Navenio, a provider of location-based technology that supports workforces, has received a £400,000 grant from ...
11 months
Technology
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Doctor Care Anywhere announces Australian IPO

Digital health services provider Doctor Care Anywhere is undertaking an initial public offering on the ...
11 months
Technology
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Psyomics secures £1.5m funding for mental health diagnosis tool

Psyomics, a healthtech and University of Cambridge spin-out, has closed a £1.5 million funding round ...
11 months
Clinical services
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Prisoners given virtual consultations with NHS doctors

NHS England and NHS Improvement have signed a new national agreement that is connecting prisons ...
11 months
Clinical services
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Doctor Care Anywhere bags big bank and expands into Ireland

Digital healthcare company Doctor Care Anywhere has signed an agreement to provide services to employees ...
11 months
Primary care
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Tunstall Healthcare calls for technology investment

Software, hardware and services company Tunstall Healthcare has called on health and social care leaders ...
12 months
Social care
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Induction Healthcare and Cerner to collaborate

Healthcare technology companies Induction Healthcare and Cerner Corporation have entered into a strategic collaboration.
12 months
Technology
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Gresham House Ventures invests £5m into NHS digital triage provider

Growth equity investor Gresham House Ventures has invested £5 million in eConsult Health, an online ...
12 months
Primary care
News

CareTech Holdings acquires Smartbox

CareTech Holdings, which provides social care services for adults and children in the UK, has ...
12 months
M&A
News

Copper Clothing partners with Medfiber to fight Covid-19

Caterham medtech company Copper Clothing has partnered with South Korean medical devices manufacturer Medifiber to ...
12 months
Technology
News

Doctorlink launches urgent care triage platform

Doctorlink, the online triage provider to NHS general practice, today launched an urgent care triage ...
12 months
Technology
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Your.MD closes $30 million Series A round

Global consumer health, hygiene and nutrition company Reckitt Benckiser has invested additional funds into pre-primary ...
12 months
Technology
News

Healthcare platform provider raises £8.7m

Swedish digital healthcare platform provider Visiba has closed its biggest financing round raising 100 million ...
1 year
Technology
News

Awell Health raises £1.9m

UK-focused and Brussels-based healthcare technology start-up Awell Health has raised £1.9 million in funding in ...
1 year
Technology
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DrDoctor raises £3m to expand digital patient services platform

Health tech company DrDoctor has closed a £3 million Series A funding round from venture ...
1 year
Clinical services
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Virtual healthcare provider Medefer raises £10m

Medefer, a business-to-business virtual healthcare provider today announced a £10 million funding round led by ...
1 year
Clinical services
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Swedish healthtech company Doctrin expands into UK

The Swedish healthtech company Doctrin has established a new UK entity which will launch this ...
1 year
Technology
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South African firm wins SaaS contract with NHS

South African health technology company Signapps has won a contract with the NHS to provide ...
1 year
Technology
News

Gen inCode raises £3.4m funding round

Gen inCode, a genetic testing business specialising in the risk assessment and prediction of cardiovascular ...
1 year
Fundraising
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Liaison Group invests in Infinity Health

Liaison Group has completed an undisclosed investment, giving it a minority stake in digital workflow ...
1 year
Technology
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Alcidion appointed to anti-pager body

NHSX has awarded smart health informatics provider Alcidion a place on the Clinical Communications Procurement ...
1 year
Technology
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Livi and North Tyneside CCG to provide digital consultations

A new partnership between digital healthcare provider Livi and North Tyneside Clinical Commissioning Group, will ...
1 year
Primary care
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Doctorlink reports user growth

Doctorlink, the online triage provider to the NHS, has reported accelerated user growth during the ...
1 year
Primary care
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HealthHero launches and acquires German platform

London-based pan-European investment house Marcol has joined forces with digital entrepreneur and investor Ranjan Singh ...
1 year
Clinical services
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Government announces vaccine centre

The UK government has announced an additional £100 million to ensure that any successful Covid-19 ...
1 year
Clinical services
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Novai closes seed funding for eye disease detection

Novai, a biotechnology start-up originating from University College London, has secured £500,000 in seed funding ...
1 year
Primary care
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Your.MD and Imperial College London to map Covid-19 symptoms

Researchers from Imperial College London have joined forces with global self-care app and website Your.MD ...
1 year
Technology
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App launched to help police deal with people in mental distress

Swedish health tech company Visiba Care has launched a smartphone app to access on-the-spot clinical ...
1 year
Social care
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VST Enterprises signs deal to produce digital health passport

Circle Pass Enterprises has signed a deal with VST Enterprises, a Manchester-based cyber security company, ...
1 year
Technology
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Social distancing app developed for use in healthcare settings

A tech company has adapted its system designed to monitor retail footfall for use in ...
1 year
Sector
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Diagnostic tech from Medicspot installed at five GP surgeries

Healthcare technology provider Medicspot is rolling out a health diagnosis system across the UK that ...
1 year
Sector
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IW Capital backs digital health provider GPDQ

IW Capital today announces the completion of a £2 million investment in primary health solutions ...
1 year
Technology
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Tech companies step up to Covid-19 challenge

The government has released details of how the UK’s healthtech sector has come together to ...
1 year
Sector
News

Push Doctor and Medinet launch remote access to NHS consultants

Digital health provider Push Doctor and NHS insourcing specialist, Medinet today announced a remote, expert ...
1 year
Sector
News

BillionToOne develops novel Covid-19 test

The precision diagnostics company BillionToOne has developed a novel Covid-19 test that has the capacity ...
1 year
Sector
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Government reduces its target for ventilators

Health secretary Matt Hancock has reduced the government target for the number of ventilators the ...
1 year
Sector
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Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust becomes first to use Babylon Covid-19 app for city-wide coverage

Royal Wolverhampton Trust (RWT) has become the first NHS trust to sign a deal with ...
1 year
Sector

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