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VECTOR CONTROL

2020
The TIRS trial: protocol for a cluster randomized controlled trial assessing the efficacy of preventive targeted indoor residual spraying to reduce Aedes-borne viral illnesses in Merida, Mexico. 
Trials  |  DOI 10.1186/s13063-020-04780-7
Manrique-Saide, P., Dean, N. E., Halloran, M. E., Longini, I. M., Collins, M. H., Waller, L. A., Gomez-Dantes, H., Lenhart, A., Hladish, T. J., Che-Mendoza, A., Kirstein, O. D., Romer, Y., Correa-Morales, F., Palacio-Vargas, J., Mendez-Vales, R., Pérez, P. G., Pavia-Ruz, N., Ayora-Talavera, G., & Vazquez-Prokopec, G. M.
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2020
Wolbachia in Native Populations of Aedes albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae) From Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico
Journal of Insect Science  |  DOI 10.1093/jisesa/ieaa096
Puerta-Guardo, H., Contreras-Perera, Y., Perez-Carrillo, S., Che-Mendoza, A., Ayora-Talavera, G., Vazquez-Prokopec, G., Martin-Park, A., Zhang, D., Manrique-Saide, P., Palacio-Vargas, J., Pérez-Ojeda, J., Navarrete-Carballo, J., Marin, W. B., Barreiro, A. M., Palacio-Vargas, J., Pérez-Ojeda, J., Navarrete-Carballo, J., Marin, W. B., & Barreiro, A. M.
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2020

Detección de Aedes (Stegomyia) albopictus (Skuse) en ovitrampas de la ciudad de Mérida, México

Biomedica  |  DOI 10.7705/biomedica.5525

Gabriela González-Olvera, Magallly Morales-Rodríguez, Wilbert Bibiano-Marín, Jorge Palacio-Vargas, Yamili Contreras-Perera, Abdiel Martín-Park, Azael Che-Mendoza, Marco Torres-Castro, Fabián Correa-Morales, Herón Huerta-Jiménez, Pedro Mis-Ávila, Gonzalo Vazquez-Prokopec, Pablo Manrique-Saide

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2020

Evaluating Over-the-Counter Household Insecticide Aerosols for Rapid Vector Control of Pyrethroid-Resistant Aedes aegypti

The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene  |  DOI 10.4269/ajtmh.20-0515

Sergio Dzib-Florez, Gustavo Ponce-García, Anuar Medina-Barreiro, Gabriela González-Olvera, Yamili Contreras-Perera, Felipe Del Castillo-Centeno, Ahmed M. M. Ahmed, Azael Che-Mendoza, Philip J. McCall, Gonzalo Vazquez-Prokopec, Pablo Manrique-Saide

[Abstract]

2020

Optimizing the deployment of ultra-low volume and targeted indoor residual spraying for dengue outbreak response

PLOS Computational Biology  |  DOI 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1007743

Sean M. Cavany, Guido España, Alun L. Lloyd, Lance A. Waller, Uriel Kitron, Helvio Astete, William H. Elson, Gonzalo M. Vazquez-Prokopec, Thomas W. Scott, Amy C. Morrison, Robert C. Reiner Jr., T. Alex Perkins

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2020

Bio-Efficacy of Commercially Available Residual Insecticides for the Control of Aedes aegypti in Mexico

Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association  |  DOI 10.2987/19-6863.1

S. Dzib-Florez, G. Ponce-García, A. Che-Mendoza, A. Medina-Barreiro, L. Gray, G. González-Olvera, H. Delfin-Gonzalez, D. Chan-Espinoza, J. Vadillo-Sánchez, L. Del Castillo-Centeno, G. Vazquez-Prokopec, P. Manrique-Saide

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2020

Efficacy of Long-lasting Insecticidal Nets With Declining Physical and Chemical Integrity on Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae)

Journal of Medical Entomology  |  DOI 10.1093/jme/tjz176

Josué Herrera-Bojórquez, Emilio Trujillo-Peña, José Vadillo-Sánchez, Martin Riestra-Morales, Azael Che-Mendoza, Hugo Delfín-González, Norma Pavía-Ruz, Juan Arredondo-Jimenez, Erika Santamaría, Adriana E Flores-Suárez, Gonzalo Vazquez-Prokopec, Pablo Manrique-Saide

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2020

Designing effective control of dengue with combined interventions

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences  |  DOI 10.1073/pnas.1903496117

Thomas J. Hladish, Carl A. B. Pearson, Kok Ben Toh, Diana Patricia Rojas, Pablo Manrique-Saide, Gonzalo M. Vazquez-Prokopec, M. Elizabeth Halloran, Ira M. Longini Jr.

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2019

Bioefficacy of Two Nonpyrethroid Insecticides for Targeted Indoor Residual Spraying Against Pyrethroid-Resistant Aedes aegypti

Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association  |  DOI 10.2987/19-6866.1

Fabian Correa-Morales, Martin Riestra-Morales, Wilbert Bibiano-Marín, Felipe Dzul-Manzanilla, Luis Felipe Del Castillo-Centeno, Jorge A Palacio-Vargas, Azael Che-Mendoza, Gabriela Gonzalez-Olvera, Beatriz Lopez-Monroy, Gonzalo Vazquez-Prokopec, Pablo Manrique-Saide

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2019

Estimating absolute indoor density of Aedes aegypti using removal sampling

Parasites & Vectors  |  DOI 10.1186/s13071-019-3503-y

Edgar Koyoc-Cardeña, Anuar Medina-Barreiro, Azael Cohuo-Rodríguez, Norma Pavía-Ruz, Audrey Lenhart, Guadalupe Ayora-Talavera, Mike Dunbar, Pablo Manrique-Saide, Gonzalo Vazquez-Prokopec

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2019

Field Efficacy Trials of Aerial Ultra-Low-Volume Application of Insecticides Against Caged Aedes aegypti in Mexico

Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association  |  DOI 10.2987/18-6796.1

Felipe Dzul-Manzanilla, Fabian Correa-Morales, Anuar Medina-Barreiro, Wilbert Bibiano-Marín, Jose Vadillo-Sanchez, Martin Riestra-Morales, Luis Felipe Del Castillo-Centeno, Evaristo Morales-Rios, Abdiel Martin-Park, Gabriela Gonzalez-Olvera, Armando E Elizondo-Quiroga, Audrey Lenhart, Gonzalo Vazquez-Prokopec, Azael Che-Mendoza, Pablo Manrique-Saide

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2019

Estimating the impact of city-wide Aedes aegypti population control: An observational study in Iquitos, Peru

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases  |  DOI 10.1371/journal.pntd.0007255

Robert C. Reiner Jr., Steven T. Stoddard, Gonzalo M. Vazquez-Prokopec, Helvio Astete, T. Alex Perkins, Moises Sihuincha, Jeffrey D. Stancil, David L. Smith, Tadeuz J. Kochel, Eric S. Halsey, Uriel Kitron, Amy C. Morrison, Thomas W. Scott

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2019

Efficacy of Long-lasting Insecticidal Nets with declining physical and chemical integrity on Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae)

Journal of Medical Entomology  |  DOI 10.1093/jme/tjz176

Josué Herrera-Bojórquez, Emilio Trujillo-Peña, José Vadillo-Sánchez, Martin Riestra-Morales, Azael Che-Mendoza, Hugo Delfín-González, Norma Pavía-Ruz, Juan Arredondo-Jimenez, Erika Santamaría, Adriana E Flores-Suárez, Gonzalo Vazquez-Prokopec, Pablo Manrique-Saide

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2019

Evaluation and Comparison of Spray Equipment for Indoor Residual Spraying

Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association  |  DOI 10.2987/18-6810.1

Fabian Correa-Morales, Mike W. Dunbar, Felipe Dzul-Manzanilla, Anuar Medina-Barreiro, Evaristo Morales-Ríos, Wilbert Bibiano-Marín, Azael Che-Mendoza, Pablo Manrique-Saide, Gonzalo M. Vazquez-Prokopec

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2019

Entomological Efficacy of Aerial Ultra-Low Volume Insecticide Applications Against Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae) in Mexico

Journal of Medical Entomology  |  DOI 10.1093/jme/tjz066

Fabián Correa-Morales, Felipe Dzul-Manzanilla, Wilbert Bibiano-Marín, José Vadillo-Sánchez, Anuar Medina-Barreiro, Abdiel Martin-Park, Josué Villegas-Chim, Armando E Elizondo-Quiroga, Audrey Lenhart, Gonzalo M Vazquez-Prokopec, José Erales-Villamil, Azael Che-Mendoza, Pablo Manrique-Saide

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2019

Efficacy of novel indoor residual spraying methods targeting pyrethroid-resistant Aedes aegypti within experimental houses

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases  |  DOI 10.1371/journal.pntd.0007203

Mike W. Dunbar, Fabian Correa-Morales, Felipe Dzul-Manzanilla, Anuar Medina-Barreiro, Wilbert Bibiano-Marín, Evaristo Morales-Ríos, José Vadillo-Sánchez, Beatriz López-Monroy, Scott A. Ritchie, Audrey Lenhart, Pablo Manrique-Saide, Gonzalo M. Vazquez-Prokopec

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2019

Community-based surveillance and control of chagas disease vectors in remote rural areas of the Argentine Chaco: A five-year follow-up

Acta Tropica  |  DOI 10.1016/j.actatropica.2018.12.038

María C. Cecere, Lucía I. Rodríguez-Planes, Gonzalo M. Vazquez-Prokopec, Uriel Kitron, Ricardo E. Gürtler

[Abstract]

 

2019

Larviciding Culex spp. (Diptera: Culicidae) Populations in Catch Basins and Its Impact on West Nile Virus Transmission in Urban Parks in Atlanta, GA

Journal of Medical Entomology  |  DOI 10.1093/jme/tjy174

Joseph R. McMillan, Rebekah A. Blakney, Daniel G. Mead, Sarah M. Coker, Levi T. Morran, Lance A. Waller, Uriel Kitron, Gonzalo M. Vazquez-Prokopec

[Abstract]

2018 

Forecasting the effectiveness of indoor residual spraying for reducing dengue burden

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases  |  DOI 10.1371/journal.pntd.0006570

Thomas J Hladish, Carl AB Pearson, Diana Patricia Rojas, Hector Gomez-Dantes, M Elizabeth Halloran, Gonzalo M Vazquez-Prokopec, Ira M Longini

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2018

House screening with insecticide-treated netting provides sustained reductions in domestic populations of Aedes aegypti in Merida, Mexico

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases  |  DOI 10.1371/journal.pntd.0006283

Azael Che-Mendoza, Anuar Medina-Barreiro, Edgar Koyoc-Cardeña, Valentín Uc-Puc, Yamili Contreras-Perera, Josué Herrera-Bojórquez, Felipe Dzul-Manzanilla, Fabian Correa-Morales, Hilary Ranson, Audrey Lenhart, Philip J. McCall, Axel Kroeger, Gonzalo Vazquez-Prokopec, Pablo Manrique-Saide

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2018

Experimental evaluation of the impact of household aerosolized insecticides on pyrethroid resistant Aedes aegypti

Scientific Reports  |  DOI 10.1038/s41598-018-30968-8

Lyndsey Gray, Sergio Dzib Florez, Anuar Medina Barreiro, José Vadillo-Sánchez, Gabriela González-Olvera, Audrey Lenhart, Pablo Manrique-Saide, Gonzalo M. Vazquez-Prokopec 

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2017

Combining Contact Tracing with Targeted Indoor Residual Spraying Significantly Impacts Dengue Transmission

Science Advances  |  DOI 10.1126/sciadv.1602024

Gonzalo M. Vazquez-Prokopec, Brian L. Montgomery, Peter Horne, Julie A. Clennon, Scott A. Ritchie

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2017

Changing paradigms in Aedes control: considering the spatial heterogeneity of dengue 

Pan American Journal of Public Health  |  DOI 10.26633/RPSP.2017.16

Veerle Vanlerberghe, Hector Gómez-Dantés, Gonzalo Vazquez-Prokopec, Neal Alexander, Pablo Manrique-Saide, Giovanini Coelho, Maria Eugenia Toledo, Clara B. Ocampo, Patrick Van der Stuyft

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2017

Housing Improvement: a novel paradigm for urban vector-borne disease control?

The Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene  |  DOI 10.1093/trstmh/trw070

Gonzalo M. Vazquez-Prokopec, Audrey Lenhart, Pablo Manrique-Saide

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2016

Spatial variation of insecticide resistance in the dengue vector Aedes aegypti presents unique vector control challenges

Parasites & Vectors  |  DOI 10.1186/s13071-016-1346-3

Regan Deming, Pablo Manrique-Saide, Anuar Medina Barreiro, Edgar Ulises Koyoc Cardeña, Azael Che-Mendoza, Bryant Jones, Kelly Liebman, Lucrecia Vizcaino, Gonzalo Vazquez-Prokopec, Audrey Lenhart

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2016

Quantifying the Epidemiological Impact of Vector Control on Dengue

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases  |  DOI 10.1371/journal.pntd.0004588

Robert C. Reiner Jr., Nicole Achee, Roberto Barrera, Thomas R. Burkot, Dave D. Chadee, Gregor J. Devine, Timothy Endy, Duane Gubler, Joachim Hombach, Immo Kleinschmidt, Audrey Lenhart, Steven W. Lindsay, Ira Longini, Mathias Mondy, Amy C. Morrison, T. Alex Perkins, Gonzalo Vazquez-Prokopec, Paul Reiter, Scott A. Ritchie, David L. Smith, Daniel Strickman, Thomas W. Scott

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2015

Selective Insecticide Applications Directed Against Triatoma infestans (Hemiptera, Reduviidae) Affected a Non-Target Secondary Vector of Chagas Disease, Triatoma garciabesi

Journal of Medican Entomology  |  DOI 10.1093/jme/tjv167

L. I. Rodríguez-Planes, G. M. Vazquez-Prokopec, M. C. Cecere, D. M. Canale, R. E. Gürtler

[Abstract]

 

2015

Control of Aedes aegypti breeding sites with the program Recycle for your Wellbeing in Merida Mexico

Salud Pública de México  |  ISSN 0036-3634

Mario A Barrera-Pérez, Norma Pavía-Ruz, Jorge Eduardo Mendoza-Mézquita, Nerio Torres-Arcila, Ramón Hernández-Hernández, Francisco Castro-Gamboa, Eduardo Geded-Moreno, Azael Cohuo-Rodríguez, Anuar Medina-Barreiro, Edgar Koyoc-Cardeña, Héctor Gómez-Dantés, Axel Kroeger, Gonzalo Vázquez-Prokopec, Pablo Manrique-Saide

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2015

Long-lasting insecticide treated house screens and targeted treatment of productive breeding-sites for dengue vector control in Acapulco, Mexico

Transactions of The Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene  |  DOI 10.1093/trstmh/tru189

Azael Che-Mendoza, Guillermo Guillermo-May, Josué Herrera-Bojórquez, Mario Barrera-Pérez, Felipe Dzul-Manzanilla, Cipriano Gutierrez-Castro, Juan I. Arredondo-Jiménez, Gustavo Sánchez-Tejeda, Gonzalo Vazquez-Prokopec, Hilary Ranson, Audrey Lenhart, Johannes Sommerfeld, Philip J. McCall, Axel Kroeger, Pablo Manrique-Saide

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2015

Use of Insecticide-Treated House Screens to Reduce Infestations of Dengue Virus Vectors, Mexico

Emerging Infectious Diseases  |  DOI 10.3201/eid2102.140533

Pablo Manrique-Saide, Azael Che-Mendoza, Mario Barrera-Perez, Guillermo Guillermo-May, Josue Herrera-Bojorquez, Felipe Dzul-Manzanilla, Cipriano Gutierrez-Castro, Audrey Lenhart, Gonzalo Vazquez-Prokopec, Johannes Sommerfeld, Philip J. McCall, Axel Kroeger, Juan I. Arredondo-Jimenez

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2013

Improved chemical control of Chagas disease vectors in the dry Gran Chaco region

Journal of Medical Entomology  |  DOI 10.1603/ME12109

María Carla Cecere, Gonzalo M. Vazquez-Prokopec, Leonardo A. Ceballos, Silvana Boragno, Joaquín E. Zárate, Uriel Kitron, Ricardo E. Gürtler

[Abstract]

 

2011

Hidden sylvatic foci of the main vector of Chagas disease Triatoma infestans: threats to the vector elimination campaign?

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases  |  DOI 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001365

Leonardo A. Ceballos, Romina V. Piccinali, Paula L. Marcet, Gonzalo M. Vazquez-Prokopec, M. Victoria Cardinal, Judith Schachter-Broide, Jean-Pierre Dujardin, Ellen M. Dotson, Uriel Kitron, Ricardo E. Gürtler

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2010

Unforeseen costs of cutting mosquito surveillance budgets

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases  |  DOI 10.1371/journal.pntd.0000858

GM Vazquez-Prokopec, LF Chaves, SA Ritchie, J Davis, U Kitron

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2010

A New, Cost-Effective, Battery-Powered Aspirator for Adult Mosquito Collections

Journal of Medical Entomology  |  DOI 10.1603/033.046.0602
Gonzalo M. Vazquez-Prokopec, William A. Galvin, Rosmarie Kelly, Uriel Kitron

[Abstract]

2009

Cost-effectiveness of Chagas Disease Vector Control Strategies in Northwestern Argentina

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases  |  DOI 10.1371/journal.pntd.0000363

Gonzalo M. Vazquez-Prokopec, Cynthia Spillmann, Mario Zaidenberg, Uriel Kitron, Ricardo E. Gürtler

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2006

A prospective study of the effects of sustained vector surveillance on Trypanosoma cruzi infection of dogs and cats in rural northwestern Argentina

American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene  |  PMID 17038707

Marta V. Cardinal, Mónica B. Castañera, Marta A. Lauricella, María C. Cecere, Leonardo A. Ceballos, Gonzalo M. Vazquez-Prokopec, Uriel Kitron, Ricardo E. Gürtler

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2006

Comparative trial of the effectiveness of pyrethroid insecticides against peridomestic populations of Triatoma infestans in northwestern Argentina

Journal of Medical Entomology  |  DOI 10.1603/0022-2585(2006)43[902:ctoeop]2.0.co;2

Maria Cecere, Gonzalo Martín Vazquez-Prokopec, Leonardo Adrian Ceballos, Juan M Gurevitz, Joaquín E. Zárate, Mario Zaidenberg, Uriel Kitron, Ricardo E. Gürtler

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2006

Long-term reduction of Trypanosoma cruzi infection in sylvatic mammals following deforestation and sustained surveillance in northwestern Argentina

Acta Tropica  |  DOI 10.1016/j.actatropica.2006.06.003

Leonardo Adrian Ceballos, M. Victoria Cardinal, Gonzalo Martín Vazquez-Prokopec, Marta A. Lauricella, M.M. Orozco, R. Cortinas, A.G. Schijman, M.J. Levin, Uriel Kitron, Ricardo E. Gürtler

[Abstract]

 

2006

Reinfestation sources for Chagas disease vector, Triatoma infestans, Argentina

Emerging Infectious Diseases  |  DOI 10.3201/eid1207.051445

María C. Cecere, Gonzalo M. Vazquez-Prokopec, Ricardo E. Gürtler, Uriel Kitron

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2006

Spatiotemporal patterns of reinfestation by Triatoma guasayana (Hemiptera: Reduviidae) in a rural community of northwestern Argentina

Journal of Medical Entomology  |  DOI 10.1093/jmedent/42.4.571

Gonzalo M. Vazquez-Prokopec, María C. Cecere, Delmi M. Canale, Ricardo E. Gürtler, Uriel Kitron

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2006

Spatio-temporal analysis of reinfestation by Triatoma infestans (Hemiptera: reduviidae) following insecticide spraying in a rural community in northwestern Argentina

American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene  |  DOI PMC1351234

María C. Cecere, Gonzalo M. Vazquez-Prokopec, Ricardo E. Gürtler, Uriel Kitron

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2002

Field trials of an improved cost-effective device for detecting peridomestic populations of Triatoma infestans (Hemiptera: Reduviidae) in Rural Argentina

Memorias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz  |  DOI 10.1590/s0074-02762002000700008

Gonzalo M. Vazquez-Prokopec, Leonardo A. Ceballos, O.D. Salomón, Ricardo E. Gürtler

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2001

Comparison between two artificial shelter units and timed manual collections for detecting peridomestic Triatoma infestans (Hemiptera: Reduviidae) in rural northwestern Argentina

Journal of Medical Entomology  |  DOI 10.1603/0022-2585-38.3.429

Ricardo E. Gürtler, Gonzalo M. Vazquez-Prokopec, Leonardo A. Ceballos, C. Lund Peterson, O.D. Salomón

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