Stig Egil Bojesen

Stig Egil Bojesen

Clinical Professor


  1. Published

    Identification of new genetic susceptibility loci for breast cancer through consideration of gene-environment interactions

    Schoeps, A., Rudolph, A., Seibold, P., Dunning, A. M., Milne, R. L., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Swerdlow, A., Andrulis, I., Brenner, H., Behrens, S., Orr, N., Jones, M., Ashworth, A., Li, J., Cramp, H., Connley, D., Czene, K., Darabi, H., Chanock, S. J., Lissowska, J., Figueroa, J. D., Knight, J., Glendon, G., Mulligan, A. M., Dumont, M., Severi, G., Baglietto, L., Olson, J., Vachon, C., Purrington, K., Moisse, M., Neven, P., Wildiers, H., Spurdle, A., Kosma, V., Kataja, V., Hartikainen, J. M., Hamann, U., Ko, Y., Dieffenbach, A. K., Arndt, V., Stegmaier, C., Malats, N., Arias Perez, J. I., Benítez, J., Flyger, H., Nordestgaard, Børge, Truong, T., Cordina-Duverger, E., Menegaux, F., dos Santos Silva, I., Fletcher, O., Johnson, N., Häberle, L., Beckmann, M. W., Ekici, A. B., Braaf, L., Atsma, F., van den Broek, A. J., Makalic, E., Schmidt, D. F., Southey, M. C., Cox, A., Simard, J., Giles, G. G., Lambrechts, D., Mannermaa, A., Brauch, H., Guénel, P., Peto, J., Fasching, P. A., Hopper, J., Flesch-Janys, D., Couch, F., Chenevix-Trench, G., Pharoah, P. D. P., Garcia-Closas, M., Schmidt, M. K., Hall, P., Easton, D. F. & Chang-Claude, J., Jan 2014, In : Genetic Epidemiology. 38, 1, p. 84-93 10 p.

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  2. Published

    Identification of novel genetic markers of breast cancer survival

    Guo, Q., Schmidt, M. K., Kraft, P., Canisius, S., Chen, C., Khan, S., Tyrer, J., Bolla, M. K., Wang, Q., Dennis, J., Michailidou, K., Lush, M., Kar, S., Beesley, J., Dunning, A. M., Shah, M., Czene, K., Darabi, H., Eriksson, M., Lambrechts, D., Weltens, C., Leunen, K., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Nordestgaard, Børge, Nielsen, S. F., Flyger, H., Chang-Claude, J., Rudolph, A., Seibold, P., Flesch-Janys, D., Blomqvist, C., Aittomäki, K., Fagerholm, R., Muranen, T. A., Couch, F. J., Olson, J. E., Vachon, C., Andrulis, I. L., Knight, J. A., Glendon, G., Mulligan, A. M., Broeks, A., Hogervorst, F. B., Haiman, C. A., Henderson, B. E., Schumacher, F., Le Marchand, L., Hopper, J. L., Tsimiklis, H., Apicella, C. & kConFab Investigators, K. I., May 2015, In : National Cancer Institute. Journal (Online). 107, 5, p. 1-9 9 p., 5.

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  3. Published

    Identification of susceptibility pathways for the role of chromosome 15q25.1 in modifying lung cancer risk

    Ji, X., Bossé, Y., Landi, M. T., Gui, J., Xiao, X., Qian, D., Joubert, P., Lamontagne, M., Li, Y., Gorlov, I., de Biasi, M., Han, Y., Gorlova, O., Hung, R. J., Wu, X., McKay, J., Zong, X., Carreras-Torres, R., Christiani, D. C., Caporaso, N., Johansson, M., Liu, G., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Le Marchand, L., Albanes, D., Bickeböller, H., Aldrich, M. C., Bush, W. S., Tardon, A., Rennert, G., Chen, C., Teare, M. D., Field, J. K., Kiemeney, L. A., Lazarus, P., Haugen, A., Lam, S., Schabath, M. B., Andrew, A. S., Shen, H., Hong, Y., Yuan, J., Bertazzi, P. A., Pesatori, A. C., Ye, Y., Diao, N., Su, L., Zhang, R., Brhane, Y., Leighl, N., Johansen, J. S., Mellemgaard, A., Saliba, W., Haiman, C., Wilkens, L., Fernandez-Somoano, A., Fernandez-Tardon, G., van der Heijden, E. H. F. M., Kim, J. H., Dai, J., Hu, Z., Davies, M. P. A., Marcus, M. W., Brunnström, H., Manjer, J., Melander, O., Muller, D. C., Overvad, K., Trichopoulou, A., Tumino, R., Doherty, J., Goodman, G. E., Cox, A., Taylor, F., Woll, P., Brüske, I., Manz, J., Muley, T., Risch, A., Rosenberger, A., Grankvist, K., Johansson, M., Shepherd, F., Tsao, M., Arnold, S. M., Haura, E. B., Bolca, C., Holcatova, I., Janout, V., Kontic, M., Lissowska, J., Mukeria, A., Ognjanovic, S., Orlowski, T. M., Scelo, G., Swiatkowska, B., Zaridze, D., Bakke, P., Skaug, V., Zienolddiny, S., Duell, E. J., Butler, L. M., Koh, W., Gao, Y., Houlston, R., McLaughlin, J., Stevens, V., Nickle, D. C., Obeidat, M., Timens, W., Zhu, B., Song, L., Artigas, M. S., Tobin, M. D., Wain, L. V., Gu, F., Byun, J., Kamal, A., Zhu, D., Tyndale, R. F., Wei, W., Chanock, S., Brennan, P. & Amos, C. I., 2018, In : Nature Communications. 9, 15 p., 3221.

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  4. Published

    Identification of ten variants associated with risk of estrogen-receptor-negative breast cancer

    Milne, R. L., Kuchenbaecker, K. B., Michailidou, K., Beesley, J., Kar, S., Lindström, S., Hui, S., Lemaçon, A., Soucy, P., Dennis, J., Jiang, X., Rostamianfar, A., Finucane, H., Bolla, M. K., McGuffog, L., Wang, Q., Aalfs, C. M., ABCTB Investigators, A. I., Adams, M., Adlard, J., Agata, S., Ahmed, S., Ahsan, H., Aittomäki, K., Al-Ejeh, F., Allen, J., Ambrosone, C. B., Amos, C. I., Andrulis, I. L., Anton-Culver, H., Antonenkova, N. N., Arndt, V., Arnold, N., Aronson, K. J., Auber, B., Auer, P. L., Ausems, M. G. E. M., Azzollini, J., Bacot, F., Balmaña, J., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Gerdes, Anne-Marie Axø, Lænkholm, Anne-Vibeke, Nordestgaard, Børge, Schmidt, M. K., Antoniou, A. C. & Simard, J., 2017, In : Nature Genetics. 49, 12, p. 1767-1778

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  5. Published

    IgE and risk of cancer in 37 747 individuals from the general population

    Helby, J., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Nielsen, S. F. & Nordestgaard, Børge, Aug 2015, In : Annals of oncology : official journal of the European Society for Medical Oncology / ESMO. 26, 8, p. 1784-90 7 p.

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  6. Published

    Increased Body Mass Index, Elevated C-reactive Protein, and Short Telomere Length

    Rode, L., Nordestgaard, Børge, Weischer, M. & Bojesen, Stig Egil, Sep 2014, In : Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. 99, 9, p. E1671-E1675 5 p.

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  7. Published

    Increased Risk for Other Cancers in Addition to Breast Cancer for CHEK2*1100delC Heterozygotes Estimated From the Copenhagen General Population Study

    Näslund-Koch, C., Nordestgaard, Børge & Bojesen, Stig Egil, 10 Apr 2016, In : Journal of Clinical Oncology. 34, 11, p. 1208-16 9 p.

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  8. Published

    Inflammatory biomarkers and risk of cancer in 84,000 individuals from the general population

    Allin, Kristine Højgaard, Bojesen, Stig Egil & Nordestgaard, Børge, 1 Oct 2016, In : International Journal of Cancer. 139, 7, p. 1493-500 8 p.

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  9. Published

    Investigation of Leukocyte Telomere Length and Genetic Variants in Chromosome 5p15.33 as Prognostic Markers in Lung Cancer

    Kachuri, L., Helby, J., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Christiani, D. C., Su, L., Wu, X., Tardon, A., Fernandez-Tard, G., Field, J. K., Davies, M. P., Chen, C., Goodman, G. E., Shepherd, F. A., Leighl, N. B., Tsao, M. S., Brhane, Y., Catherine Brown, M., Boyd, K., Shepshelovich, D., Sun, L., Amos, C. I., Liu, G. & Hung, R. J., Jul 2019, In : Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers and Prevention. 28, 7, p. 1228-1237

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  10. Published

    Investigation of gene-environment interactions between 47 newly identified breast cancer susceptibility loci and environmental risk factors

    Rudolph, A., Milne, R. L., Truong, T., Knight, J. A., Seibold, P., Flesch-Janys, D., Behrens, S., Eilber, U., Bolla, M. K., Wang, Q., Dennis, J., Dunning, A. M., Shah, M., Munday, H. R., Darabi, H., Eriksson, M., Brand, J. S., Olson, J., Vachon, C. M., Hallberg, E., Castelao, J. E., Carracedo, A., Torres, M., Li, J., Humphreys, K., Cordina-Duverger, E., Menegaux, F., Flyger, H., Nordestgaard, Børge, Nielsen, S. F., Yesilyurt, B. T., Floris, G., Leunen, K., Engelhardt, E. G., Broeks, A., Rutgers, E. J., Glendon, G., Mulligan, A. M., Cross, S., Reed, M., Gonzalez-Neira, A., Arias Perez, J. I., Provenzano, E., Apicella, C., Southey, M. C., Spurdle, A., Häberle, L., Beckmann, M. W., Ekici, A. B., Bojesen, Stig Egil & kConFab Investigators, K. I., Mar 2015, In : International Journal of Cancer. 136, 6, p. E685-E696 12 p.

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  11. Published

    Is high vitamin B12 status a cause of lung cancer?

    on behalf of the LC3 consortium and the TRICL consortium, O. B. O. T. L. C. A. T. T. C., 2019, In : International Journal of Cancer. 145, 6, p. 1499-1503 5 p.

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  12. Published

    Is smoking heaviness causally associated with alcohol use? A Mendelian randomization study in four European cohorts

    Taylor, M., Rode, L., Bjørngaard, J., Taylor, A. E., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Åsvold, B. O., Gabrielsen, M. E., Lewis, G., Nordestgaard, Børge, Romundstad, P. R., Hickman, M. & Munafò, M. R., 2018, In : International Journal of Epidemiology. 47, 4, p. 1098-1105

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  13. Published

    JAK2-tree: a simple CBC-based decision rule to guide appropriate JAK2 V617F mutation testing

    Mahe, E., Pedersen, K. M., Çolak, Y., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Lynch, T., Sinclair, G., Khan, F. & Shabani-Rad, M., Feb 2019, In : Journal of Clinical Pathology. 72, 2, p. 172-176 5 p.

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  14. Published

    Joint associations of a polygenic risk score and environmental risk factors for breast cancer in the Breast Cancer Association Consortium

    Rudolph, A., Song, M., Brook, M. N., Milne, R. L., Mavaddat, N., Michailidou, K., Bolla, M. K., Wang, Q., Dennis, J., Wilcox, A. N., Hopper, J. L., Southey, M. C., Keeman, R., Fasching, P. A., Beckmann, M. W., Gago-Dominguez, M., Castelao, J. E., Guénel, P., Truong, T., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Flyger, H., Brenner, H., Arndt, V., Brauch, H., Brüning, T., Mannermaa, A., Kosma, V. M., Lambrechts, D., Keupers, M., Couch, F. J., Vachon, C., Giles, G. G., MacInnis, R. J., Figueroa, J., Brinton, L., Czene, K., Brand, J. S., Gabrielson, M., Humphreys, K., Cox, A., Cross, S. S., Dunning, A. M., Orr, N., Swerdlow, A., Hall, P., Pharoah, P. D. P., Schmidt, M. K., Easton, D. F., Chatterjee, N., Chang-Claude, J. & García-Closas, M., 2018, In : International Journal of Epidemiology. 47, 2, p. 526-536 11 p.

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  15. Published

    Kringle IV Type 2, Not Low Lipoprotein(a), as a Cause of Diabetes: A Novel Genetic Approach Using SNPs Associated Selectively with Lipoprotein(a) Concentrations or with Kringle IV Type 2 Repeats

    Tolbus, A., Mortensen, M. B., Nielsen, S. F., Kamstrup, P. R., Bojesen, Stig Egil & Nordestgaard, Børge, Dec 2017, In : Clinical Chemistry. 63, 12, p. 1866-1876 11 p.

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  16. Published

    Large-scale association analysis identifies new lung cancer susceptibility loci and heterogeneity in genetic susceptibility across histological subtypes

    McKay, J. D., Hung, R. J., Han, Y., Zong, X., Carreras-Torres, R., Christiani, D. C., Caporaso, N. E., Johansson, M., Xiao, X., Li, Y., Byun, J., Dunning, A., Pooley, K. A., Qian, D. C., Ji, X., Liu, G., Timofeeva, M. N., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Wu, X., Marchand, L. L., Albanes, D., Bickeböller, H., Aldrich, M. C., Bush, W. S., Tardon, A., Rennert, G., Teare, M. D., Field, J. K., Kiemeney, L. A., Lazarus, P., Haugen, A., Lam, S., Schabath, M. B., Andrew, A. S., Shen, H., Hong, Y. C., Yuan, J. M., Bertazzi, P. A., Pesatori, A. C., Ye, Y., Diao, N., Su, L., Zhang, R., Brhane, Y., Leighl, N., Johansen, J. S., Mellemgaard, A., Saliba, W., Haiman, C. A., Wilkens, L. R., SpiroMeta Consortium, S. C., Rafnar, T., Thorgeirsson, T. E., Reginsson, G. W., Brennan, P., Landi, M. T. & Amos, C. I., 2017, In : Nature Genetics. 49, 7, p. 1126-1132 7 p.

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  17. Published

    Large-scale genomic analyses link reproductive aging to hypothalamic signaling, breast cancer susceptibility and BRCA1-mediated DNA repair

    Day, F. R., Ruth, K. S., Thompson, D. J., Lunetta, K. L., Pervjakova, N., Chasman, D. I., Stolk, L., Finucane, H. K., Sulem, P., Bulik-Sullivan, B., Esko, T., Johnson, A. D., Elks, C. E., Franceschini, N., He, C., Altmaier, E., Brody, J. A., Franke, L. L., Huffman, J. E., Keller, M. F., McArdle, P. F., Nutile, T., Porcu, E., Robino, A., Rose, L. M., Schick, U. M., Smith, J. A., Teumer, A., Traglia, M., Vuckovic, D., Yao, J., Zhao, W., Albrecht, E., Amin, N., Corre, T., Hottenga, J., Mangino, M., Smith, A. V., Tanaka, T., Abecasis, G. R., Andrulis, I. L., Anton-Culver, H., Antoniou, A. C., Arndt, V., Arnold, A. M., Barbieri, C., Beckmann, M. W., Beeghly-Fadiel, A., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Nordestgaard, Børge & PRACTICAL Consortium, P. C., Nov 2015, In : Nature Genetics. 47, 11, p. 1294-303 + 2 unpag. 12 p.

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  18. Published

    Long telomeres and cancer risk among 95 568 individuals from the general population

    Rode, L., Nordestgaard, Børge & Bojesen, Stig Egil, Oct 2016, In : International Journal of Epidemiology. 45, 5, p. 1634-1643 10 p.

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  19. Published

    Low penetrance breast cancer susceptibility loci are associated with specific breast tumor subtypes: findings from the Breast Cancer Association Consortium

    Broeks, A., Schmidt, M. K., Sherman, M. E., Couch, F. J., Hopper, J. L., Dite, G. S., Apicella, C., Smith, L. D., Hammet, F., Southey, M. C., Van 't Veer, L. J., de Groot, R., Smit, V. T. H. B. M., Fasching, P. A., Beckmann, M. W., Jud, S., Ekici, A. B., Hartmann, A., Hein, A., Schulz-Wendtland, R., Burwinkel, B., Marme, F., Schneeweiss, A., Sinn, H., Sohn, C., Tchatchou, S., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Nordestgaard, Børge, Flyger, H., Ørsted, D. D., Kaur-Knudsen, D., Milne, R. L., Pérez, J. I. A., Zamora, P., Rodríguez, P. M., Benítez, J., Brauch, H., Justenhoven, C., Ko, Y., Hamann, U., Fischer, H., Brüning, T., Pesch, B., Chang-Claude, J., Wang-Gohrke, S., Bremer, M., Karstens, J. H., Hillemanns, P., Dörk, T., Nevanlinna, H. A. & GENICA Network, G. N., 2011, In : Human Molecular Genetics. 20, 16, p. 3289-303 15 p.

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  20. Published

    Lymphopenia and risk of infection and infection-related death in 98,344 individuals from a prospective Danish population-based study

    Warny, M., Helby, J., Nordestgaard, Børge, Birgens, H. & Bojesen, Stig Egil, 2018, In : PLoS Medicine. 15, 11, 22 p., e1002685.

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  21. Published

    Measured and genetically predicted plasma YKL-40 levels and melanoma mortality

    Ismail, H., Helby, J., Hølmich, Lisbet Rosenkrantz, Chakera, Annette Hougaard, Bastholt, L., Klyver, H., Sjøgren, P., Schmidt, H., Schöllhammer, L., Johansen, Julia Sidenius, Nordestgaard, Børge & Bojesen, Stig Egil, 2019, In : European Journal of Cancer. 121, p. 74-84 11 p.

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  22. Published

    Mendelian Randomization and mediation analysis of leukocyte telomere length and risk of lung and head and neck cancers

    Kachuri, L., Saarela, O., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Davey Smith, G., Liu, G., Landi, M. T., Caporaso, N. E., Christiani, D. C., Johansson, M., Panico, S., Overvad, K., Trichopoulou, A., Vineis, P., Scelo, G., Zaridze, D., Wu, X., Albanes, D., Diergaarde, B., Lagiou, P., Macfarlane, G. J., Aldrich, M. C., Tardón, A., Rennert, G., Olshan, A. F., Weissler, M. C., Chen, C., Goodman, G. E., Doherty, J. A., Ness, A. R., Bickeböller, H., Wichmann, H., Risch, A., Field, J. K., Teare, M. D., Kiemeney, L. A., van der Heijden, E. H. F. M., Carroll, J. C., Haugen, A., Zienolddiny, S., Skaug, V., Wünsch-Filho, V., Tajara, E. H., Ayoub Moysés, R., Daumas Nunes, F., Lam, S., Eluf-Neto, J., Lacko, M., Peters, W. H. M., Le Marchand, L., Duell, E. J., Andrew, A. S., Franceschi, S., Schabath, M. B., Manjer, J., Arnold, S., Lazarus, P., Mukeriya, A., Swiatkowska, B., Janout, V., Holcatova, I., Stojsic, J., Mates, D., Lissowska, J., Boccia, S., Lesseur, C., Zong, X., McKay, J. D., Brennan, P., Amos, C. I. & Hung, R. J., 2019, In : International Journal of Epidemiology. 48, 3, p. 751–766 16 p.

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  23. Published

    MicroRNA Biomarkers in Whole Blood for Detection of Pancreatic Cancer

    Schultz, N. A., Dehlendorff, C., Jensen, B. V., Bjerregaard, J. K., Nielsen, K. R., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Calatayud, D., Nielsen, S. E., Yilmaz, M., Holländer, N. H., Andersen, K. K. & Johansen, Julia Sidenius, 23 Jan 2014, In : J A M A: The Journal of the American Medical Association. 311, 4, p. 392-404 13 p.

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  24. Published

    Missense Variants in ATM in 26,101 Breast Cancer Cases and 29,842 Controls

    Fletcher, O., Johnson, N., Silva, A. L. D., Orr, N., Ashworth, A., Nevanlinna, H., Heikkinen, T., Aittomaki, K., Blomqvist, C., Burwinkel, B., Bartram, C. R., Meindl, A., Schmutzler, R. K., Cox, A., Brock, I., Elliott, G. A., Travis, B. R., Southey, M. C., Smith, L., Spurdle, A. B., Hopper, J. L., Couch, F. J., Olson, J. E., Wang, X. S., Fredericksen, Z., Schurmann, P., Waltes, R., Bremer, M., Dork, T., Devilee, P., van Asperen, C. J., Tollenaar, R. A. E. M., Seynaeve, C., Hall, K. B. P., Czene, K., Humphreys, K., Liu, J. J., Ahmed, S., Dunning, A. M., Maranian, M., Pharoah, P. D. P., Chenevix-Trench, G., Beesley, J., Bogdanova, N. V., Antonenkova, N. N., Zalutsky, I. V., Anton-Culver, H., Ziogas, A., Brauch, H., Ko, Y. D., Hamann, U., Fasching, P. A., Strick, R., Ekici, A. B., Beckmann, M. W., Gaubert, G., Severi, G., Baglietto, L., English, D. R., Milne, R. L., Benitez, J., Arias, J. I., Pita, G., Nordestgaard, Børge, Bojesen, Stig Egil, Flyger, H., Kang, D., Larsen, M. S. Y., Noh, D. Y., Mannermaa, A., Kataja, V., Kosma, V. M., Garcia-Closas, M., Chanock, S., Lissowska, J., Brinton, L. A., Chang-Claude, J., Wang-Gohrke, S., Broeks, A., Schmidt, M. K., van Leeuwen, F. E., Van't Veer, L. J., Margolin, S., Hansen, A. L., Humphreys, M. K., Morrison, A. J., Platte, R., Easton, D. F. & Peto, J., 2010, In : Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention. 19, 9, p. 2143-2151 9 p.

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  25. Published

    Missense polymorphisms in BRCA1 and BRCA2 and risk of breast and ovarian cancer

    Dombernowsky, S. L., Weischer, M., Freiberg, J. J., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Tybjærg-Hansen, Anne & Nordestgaard, B. G., 2009, In : Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention. 18, 8, p. 2339-42 4 p.

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