International Journal of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry (IJMBB)


Editor in Chief:


Binxing Li, Moran Eye Center, University of Utah School of Medicine, 65 Mario Capecchi Drive,  Utah, Salt Lake City, U.S.A.

Area of Interest: Structure & Function of Carotenoids & their binding Proteins.



Editorial Board Members


You Li, Lineberger Cancer Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 160 Dental Cir. 8032 Burnett-Womack Bldg, Chapel Hill-27599,North Carolina, USA

Area of Interest: Virology, RNA biology, post-transcriptional gene regulation


A.K. Srivastava, Principal Scientist (Soil Science), Soil Science Department, National Research Centre for Citrus (Indian Council of Agricultural Research), Post Box 464, Shankanagar post office, Nagpur 440010, Mahashtra, India

Area of Interest: Nutrient dynamics, Nutrient diagnostics, Rhizosphere transformation , Fertigation , Site specific nutrient management , Microbial consortium -based integrated nutrient management.

Dr. Moovarkumudalvan Balasubramanian, Stem Cell and Developmental Biology, Genome Institute of Singapore, 60, Biopolis Street, Genome, Singapore-138672, Singapore
Area of Interest: Biophysics, Structural Biology, Protein Biochemistry, Stem Cell Transcription factors.

Dr. Prashansa Agrawal, Pharmacology & Toxicology Department, University of Arizona, 1703 East Mabel Street, College of Pharmacy, Tucson-85721, Arizona, United States of America
Area of Interest: structural biology, computational biology, drug discovery and development, molecular biology, microbial biotechnology.

Indira Poola, Silbiotech Company, 15807 Chagall Ter, North Potomac, 20878, Maryand, USA
Area of Interest: Receptors, Cancer biomarkers all areas of biochemistry

R. Hema Krishna, Chemistry Department, University of Toronto, 56 Elana Drive, North York, M3N2C2 Ontorio, Canada
Area of Interest: Lipid Biochemistry, Physiological Chemistry, Neurochemistry, Immuno-chemistry, Nucleic Acid and Peptide Biochemistry, Analytical Biochemistry, Biochemical Pharmacology, Biochemistry General, Synthesis of macromolecules (proteins, nucleic acids, lipids, polysaccharides, etc.), Traffic and transport, Industrial Biotechnology, Environmental Biotechnology, Environmental, food, and medical microbiology, Enzymology and enzyme engineering, Bioprocess engineering, Bio Remediation, Phytoremediation of heavy metals from the contaminated soil using different weeds. Impact of Traffic Air pollution. Removal of fluorides from drinking water. Adsorption of heavy metals from aqueous solutions using low cost Sorbents. Bio-hydrogen production from Industrial / Pharmaceutical waste water through anaerobic periodic, Discontinuous suspended growth reactor.

Xiaomin Wang, Sycracuse University, Biology Department, 473 Life Sciences Complex, 107 College Place, Syracuse-13244, New York, USA
Area of Interest:
plant molecular biology, biofuel, signaling transduction, hormone, plant development, stem cell, cell cycle

Prof. Arvind M. Kayastha, School of Biotechnology, Banaras Hindu University, Faculty of Science, Varanasi-221005, Uttar Pradesh, India
Area of Interest: Plant Enzymes, Immobilization, Applications

Shukui Guo, Biology Department, Universtiy of Utah, 261S 800E #12, Salt Lake City-84102, Utah, USA
Area of Interest: Gene expression and regulation; Molecular microbiology.

S. Swamy Mruthinti, Associate Dean for Research and Faculty Development, Prof. of Biology, college of Science & Mathematics, University of west Georgia, Carrollton, GA 30118, USA
Area of Interest:
Proteonics, Biotechnology, Molecularbiology and Immunology

Shukui Guo, Biology Department, Universtiy of Utah, 261S 800E #12, Salt Lake City-84102, Utah, USA
Area of Interest: Gene expression and regulation; Molecular microbiology.

Domenico Osella, Department Scienze e Innovazione Tecnologica (DiSIT), University "A. Avogadro" Viale T. MIchel 11, Alessandria, 15100, Italy
Area of Interest: bioinorganic chemistry, bioelectrochemistry, metal-based drugs

Zafer Üstündağ (Ustundag), Chemistry Department, Dumlupinar University, Faculty of Arts and Science, Department of Chemistry, Central Campus, Kütahya (Kutahya), Turkey 
Area of Interest:
Nanobiosensors, Nanomaterials, SERS, QCM, SPR, Electrochemical techniques

Rakesh Kumar Tiwari, Deptt. of Biomedical & Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, University of Rhode Island, 41 Lower College Road, Fogarty Hall, Rhode Island, Kingston, USA
Area of Interest: Medicinal Chemistry, Peptide Synthesis, Drug Discovery, Protein-Protein Interaction, Protein Tyrosine Kinase, Anti-HIV drug designing and heterocyclic chemistry.

Shalini Prasad, Bioengineering Department, University of Texas, Dallas, 800 W Campbell Road, Texas, Richardson, USA
Area of Interest: nanotechnology, sensors, lab-on-a-chip, electrochemical techniques.

Ali A. Ensafi, Chemistry Department, Isfahan University of Technology, Emam Boulevard, Esfahan Isfahan, Iran
Area of Interest: Optical and Electrochemical Sensors, Biosensors; DNA & Antibody/Antigen interaction study; Environmental analysis

Lisa Solieri, Dept. of Life Sciences, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, via Amendola 2, padiglione Besta, Reggio Emilia, 42100, Italy

Area of Interest: Applied biotechnology, Industrial macrobiology, food microbiology microbial genetics


Shailender Singh Kanwar, Chemical Engineering, University of Michigan/Biointerfaces Institute, NCRC B20W Rm 303W-2A, 2800 Plymouth Road, Ann Arbor, 48109, Michigan, USA

Area of Interest: Molecular Cancer, Experimental Cancer Therapeutics, Micro-fluidics for early detection of Cancer & Metastasis, Circulating tumor cells and Cancer stem cells in cancer progression, In-vitro diagnostics and research commercialization.


Erol Eğrioğlu, Statistics Department, Ondokuz Mayıs University, Department of Statistics, Kurupelit Campus, Atakum., Samsun, Turkey

Area of Interest: Statistics, Soft Computing


Cagdas Hakan Aladag, Department of Statistics, Hacettepe University, Beytepe campus, Ankara-06800, Turkey

Area of Interest: Statistics, Statistical analysis, Forecasting, Time series, Artificial neural networks, Heuristic algorithms


Khaled Nabih Zaki Rashed, Pharmacognosy, National Research Centre, El-Tahrir str., National Res Centre, Dokki, Giza, Egypt

Area of Interest: Phytochemistry, medicinal plants, natural products


Elhassan Mohamed Elhassan, Scientific Research Developement Center, University of Gezira, Faculty of Medicine, Wad Medani Maternity Teaching Tertiary Hospital, Wad Medani 20, Gezira, Sudan, 

Area of Interest: Pregnancy, malaria, maternity, Sub saharan epidemiology in pregnancy


Dr. Punita Bhasin, Patent Agent, Discoverx Corporation, Albrae Street, Fremont, 94538, California, USA

Area of Interest: GPCR signaling, toxicants and neurodegenerative disorders, Alzheimer's disease, Protein trafficking, Kinase screening.


Dr. Pallab Bhattacharya, Neurology Department, Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, 1420 NW 9th Avenue, TSL, Miami 33136, Florida, USA

Area of Interest: Stem Cell Biology, Neuroscience


Cagdas Hakan Aladag, Department of Statistics , Hacettepe University/Department of Statistics, Faculty of Science, Beytepe campus, Ankara 06800, Turkey

Area of Interest: Statistics, Statistical analysis, Forecasting, Time series, Artificial neural networks, Heuristic algorithms


P. Sreenivasula Reddy, Zoology Department, Sri Venkateswara University, University Campus, Tirupati 517502, Andhra Pradesh, India

Area of Interest: Molecular Toxicology, Aquaculture Biotechnology


Dr. BS Shankaranarayana Rao, Neurophysiology Department, National Institute of mental Health and Neuro Sciences (NIMHANS), Hosur Road, PN No. 2900, Bengaluru 560 029, Karnataka, India

Area of Interest: Learning and memory, stress, anxiety, depression, hypoxia, aging, epilepsy, activation of resident stem cells in the adult brain, Synaptic plasticity, Neural plasticity, brain repair, mental retardation and autism 


Dr.K.S.Jagannatha Rao, Director Neuroscience Department, Institute for Scientific Research and Technology Services (INDICASAT-AIP), City of Knowledge, Clayton, Panama City 507517, Panama

Area of Interest: Role of metals, proteins and DNA in neurodegenerative diseases. Neuronutraceuticals


Jes Paul, COE- Neuroscience Texas-Tech University, 5001 El Paso Dr 79905, Texas, USA

Area of Interest: Neuroscience, Stem Cells,Cellular and Molecular Biology, Molecularandneurobiological mechanisms of neuro degeneration, 


Dr. Suneel Kumar, Cell Biology and Neuroscience, Rutgers University, Keck Center for Collaborative Neuroscience 
Nelson Lab, 604 Allison Road, Piscataway, New Jersey, USA

Area of Interest: Stem Cell Biology, Neuroscience, Pain, Neurophysiology, Feeding Behavior, Traumatic Injury


Khaled Nabih Zaki Rashed, Pharmacognosy Department, National Research Centre, El-Tahrir str., National Research Centre, Dokki, Giza, Egypt

Area of Interest: Medicinal plants, Phytochemistry, Natural products


Dr.N.Kishore, Microbiology Department, Palamaru University, Bandameedipally, Mahabubnagar 509001, Andhra Pradesh, India

Area of Interest: Microbial diversity, Bioinoculants (biopesticides andbiofertilizers), Agricultural microbiology, Metagenomics


Dr. Ekta Khare, Microbiology Department, Chhatrapati Shahu Ji Maharaj University, Department of Microbiology, Chhatrapati Shahu Ji Maharaj University, Kanpur 208024, Uttar Pradesh, India

Area of Interest: Agriculture Biotechnology, Agriculture Microbiology, Biopesticides, Biofertilizers, Environmental Biotechnology, Microbial Diversity, Plant-Microbe-Microbe Interaction.


Animesh Bhattacharya, Department: Dermatology, Allergology and Venereology, Medical Faculty, Leipzig University of Leipzig, Medical Faculty, Room number B214, Max Buerger Forchungszentrum (MBFZ), Leipzig 04103, Saxony, Germany

Area of Interest: MicroRNA, cancer biology, melanoma and metastasis, signal transduction, cell cycle, oncogenes, apoptosis.


Mohammad Mabrouk Mohammad Aboulwafa, Microbiology and Immunology Department, Ain Shams University, Al Khalifa Al Maamoun St., Abbassia, Cairo, Egypt. 

Area of Interest: Microbiology, Immunology and Biotechnology


Aribodor, Dennis Nnanna, Parasitology and Entomology Department, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, PMB 5025, Awka. Anambra, Nigeria

Area of interest: malaria and other arthropod/vector-borne diseases, soil-transmitted helminthiasis, epidemiology


Marco Corazzari, Biology Department, University of Rome “Tor Vergata” & National Institute for Infectious Diseases “L. Spallanzani” V. della Ricerca Scientifica, Rome 00133, Italy

Area of Interest: autophagy, cell death and ER Stress in cancer


Carl D. Bortner, Laboratory of Signal Transduction, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, 111 T. W. Alexander Drive, Research Triangle Park 27709, North Carolina, USA

Area of Interest: Apoptosis, Cell Death, Cell Volume Regulation, Flow Cytometry


Bokara Kiran Kumar, Anatomy Department, Yonsei University College of Medicine, 250, Seongsanno(134 Shinchon-dong), Seodaemun, Seoul 12-752,Korea, Seoul 12-752, South Korea

Area of Interest: Physiology, Toxicology, Neuroscience, Stem cell biology, nanomaterials, CNS injuries and treatment strategies


Manjunath Hubballi, Plant Pathology and Plant Biosecurity, National Institute of Plant Health Management, Rajendranagar, Hyderabad, Andhrapradesh, India

Area of Interest: Fungal biology fungal genetics, Diseases of field and horticultural crops, Biological control of diseases, Fungicides in crop disease management, Molecular biology of fungal pathogens, Application of molecular markers.


Vijay Hanumant Ghadage, Physics Department, Baburaoji Gholap College, Sangvi, Pune, Maharashtra, India

Area of Interest: Biomedical Physics,Biomedical Sciences, Cell biology and subcellular organization, Physiology and metabolism of cell, Synthesis of macromolecules


Tanya Topouzova Hristova, Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski", Faculty of Biology, 8 Dragan, Tzankov BLV, Sofia-1164, Bulgaria

Area of interest: Cell biology & subcellular organization, cell-cell communication signalling pathways, Host cell responses, cellular microbiology, Toxicology


Ashok Kumar Kulkarni, Physiology Deptt., Mediciti Insitute of Medical Sciences, Ghanpur, Medchal, Rangareddy Dist., Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India

Area of Interest: Peptide research, Cell adhesion, NMR, Biophysics


TanyaTopouzova-Hristova, Cytology, Histology and Embryology, Sofia University "St Kliment Ohridski", Faculty of Biology, 8 Dragan Tzankov Blv, Sofia-1164, Bulgaria

Area of Interest: Cell biology and subcellular organization,Cell-cell communication and signalling pathways, Host cell responses, Cellular microbiology, Toxicology.


Bertrand Liagre, Laboratoire de Biochimie et Biologie Moléculaire, EA1069 LCSN, Université de Limoges, France 2 rue du Dr Marcland, Limoges 87025, France

Area of Interest: cancer, apoptosis, arachidonic acid metabolism, photodynamic therapy, signaling


Gabor Barna, 1st Department of Pathology and Expreimental Cancer Research, Semmelweis University, Ülloi út 26., Budapest -1085, Hungary 

Area of Interest: apoptosis, lymphoma, leukemia immunophenotyping


Alka Dwevedi, Structural Biology Unit, UNESCO-Regional Centre for Biotechnology, 180, Udyog Vihar, Phase I, Gurgaon, Haryana, India

Area of Interest: Protein structure and function, proteomics, biosensor, Enzyme kinetics.


Meenu Sharma, Project Coordinator, Department of Bioinformatics, ADI Biosolution, Phase 3b2, Mohali, Punjab 160059,India

Area of Interest: Structural Bioinformatics, Database retrieval and Data Mining, System Biology, Insilico Drug Designing, CADD, Protein Structure Prediction and Modeling, MATLAB, Perl-CGI scripting, HTML, QSAR and Pharmacophore Studies, Online tool and software designing, ADME/Toxicology,


Ji Zhi JIANG, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Hebei University/College of Life Sciences, Wu-Si-East Road 180, Baoding, Hebei, Baoding-071002, Hebei, China

Area of Interest: separation and purification of antibiotics and other bioactive substances, biological control of plant disease, resistant induced in plant, genetic diversity of microorganisms, plant genetic engineering.


Dr. Kasim Sakran Abass, Basic Nursing Sciences Department, University of Kirkuk, College of Nursing, Kirkuk, Iraq
Area of Interest: Biomdicine, Biology

Dr. Sajitha Lulu. S, Assistant Professor, Bioinformatics, School of Bio Sciences and Technology, VIT University, Vellore, Tamilnadu, India
Area of Interest: Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, Synthetic and Systems biology

Howeida Hassan Abusalih, Assistant Prof., Community Medicine, International University of Africa, Faculity of Medicine, Sudan 
Area of Interest: science and technology

Dr. Rasha M. Youssef, Associate Professor, Pharmaceutical analytical chemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy- Alexandria University, Alexandria, Egypt
Area of interest: Analysis of drugs in bulk, dosage forms and biological fluids.Spectroscopic techniques, voltammetry and chromatography (HPLC and HPTLC). Stability indicating assay and impurity testing for drug substance and products.

Dr. Biswaranjan Paital, Molecular Reproduction Development and Genetics, Indian Institute of Science, New Biological Science Building, Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Area of Interest: Oxidative stress, marine biology, redox regulation, salinity, antioxidant defence, mitochondria, electron transport chain, breast cancer

Dr. Zafar S. Khan, Vice-Principal, Botany Department, SGVSSP’s Arts, Commerce & Science College, Onde Tal. Vikramgad Dist. Thane (Affiliated to University of Mumbai), Thane, Maharashtra, India
Area of Interest: Fungal biology, Plant Pathology, Phytochemistry, Medicinal Plants, Ethno-botany, Disease of plants, Biological control of disease, Fungicides in crop disease management, bio-pesticides, Antagonistic microorganisms, Biodegradation of pesticides, Environmental Biotechnology, Microbial Diversity.

Dr. S. Murugesan, Associate Professor in Botany, Botany Department, Pachaiyappa’s College, University of Madras, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Area of Interest: Environmental Biotechnology, Algal Biotechnology, Bionanotechnology

Dr. Sofi Mohammad Zuber, Hon. Vice Chairman, The Himalayan Ecological and Conservation Research Foundation, Department of Higher Education, Department of Zoology, Govt. Degree College, Shopian, Jammu & Kashmir, India
Area of Interest: Ecology, Parazoology

Feng Li, Assistant Professor, Molecular and Cellular Biology Department, Baylor College of Medcine, Houston, USA
Area of Interest: Drug metabolism, Drug-induced liver injury, Metabolomics

Dr . Shatha Ali Shafiq, University professor, Biology Department, Mustansiriya university l dept. biol., Baghdad, Iraq 
Area of Interest: Mycology , Mycotoxicology 

Babak Khalili Hadad, Assistant Professor of clinical and computational Biochemistry, Dept. of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Sciences, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran
Area of Interest: Clinical Biochemistry, Computational biochemistry, Drug design

Maher Abdel-Nabi Kamel, Assistant Professor of Biochemistry Biochemistry Department, Medical Research Institute - Alexandria University, Alexandria, Egypt
Area of Interest: Diabetes and metabolic syndrome, molecular biology of Diabetes, fetal origin of diabetes and metabolic syndrome, pathogenesis of fatty liver, mitochondrial function and biogenesis and oxidative stress 

Dr. Aditya Sunkaria, Postdoctoral Fellow, Biochemistry Department, Panjab University, Sector-12, Chandigarh (U.T.), India
Area of Interest: Molecular Biology, Developmental Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience, Toxicology

Ahmed Elsir Mokhtar Abd-Elmagid, Lecturer, Anatomy Department, Najran University, Faculty of Medicine, Najran, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Abu Bakr Al Seddiq St.
Area of Interest: Human Anatomy


Osama Elhag, Biotechnology Department, Huazhong Agricultural University, State Key Laboratory of agricultural Microbiology, College of Life Sciences and technology, Wuhan, Hubei, China.
Area of Interest: Molecular biology,Molecular immunology, Antimicrobial peptides.


Prof. Elhassan Mohamed Elhassan, Scientific research Department, University of Gezira, Gynecology Department, Faculty of Medicine, Wad Medani Maternity Tertiary Teaching Hospital, Gezira, Sudan
Area of Interest: Epidemiology and Pregnancy. 


Dr. Jaishree Raman, Medical Scientist, Parasitology Reference Laboratory, Centre for Opportunistic, Tropical Hospital Infections, National Institute for Communicable Diseases, Private Bag X4, Sandringham, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Area of Interest: parasitology, malaria, antimalarial drug resistance, molecular markers, malaria diagnostics, malaria case management, malaria diagnosis, malaria surveillance, rapid diagnostic tests, ACTs

Dr. Harmanjit Kaur, School of Agricultural Biotechnology, Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana, Punjab, India
Area of Interest: Plant Tissue Culture, Natural Plant Products, Secondary Metabolites. 


Dr. Ashraf Siddig Yousif, Department of Immunology and Genomic Medicine, Kyoto University, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, Yoshida, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8501 Japan
Area of Interest: Immunology, Molecular and Cellular biology, DNA Repair. 


Dr. Debashree Basu, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Blvd, Galveston, Texas, USA
Area of Interest: Biochemistry, Biophysics, DNA repair, Mycobacterium, tuberculosis, Chaperone, Infectious diseases, Molecular biology, replication, transcription, cancer, melanoma, enzymes, kinetics. 


Vasyl Nagibin, Research Assistant, General and Molecular pathophysiology, Bogomoletz Institute of Physiology, NASU, Vasyl Nagigbin, Bogomoletz Institute of Physiology, NASU, Department of general and molecular pathophysiology, Kyiv, Ukraine
Area of Interest: cardiomyocytes. cell death, proteasome, miRNA, gene silencing


Dr.Hridoy Ranjan Bairagya, Young Scientist (DST, Govt. of India), Molecular Biophysics Unit, Indian Institute of Science-Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Area of Interest: Structural Biology and Bioinformatics, Protein Modeling, Molecular Dynamics of Protein/ Protein-nucleotide complex, Biological Recognition of Protein , Conserved Water Molecular Dynamics,Inhibitor/ Anti-Leukemic agent Design and Docking, Enzyme mechanism. 


Dr. Kishore Kumar Hotha, Analytical expert, Analytical Research and Development, Novel Laboratories Inc, campus drive, somerset, Newjersey, USA
Area of Interest: analytical chemistry,bioanalytical chemistry. 


Sayantani Nandi, Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology (IMCB), Research Centre: Agency of Science, Technology and Research (A *STAR), 61 Biopolis Drive, Proteos building, Singapore
Area of Interest: Cellular and molecular characterization, prevention, detection, diagnosis and treatment of human cancers. Expertise in biomarker identification, characterization using clinical samples and diagnostic kit designing for cancer detection.


Area of Interest: plant breeding, genetics, molecular biology. 


Dr. Parminder Singh, Research Associate, Biochemistry Department, Public Health Foundation of India, 4th floor, Plot no. 47, sector 44, Gurgaon, Haryana, India
Area of Interest: Biochemistry general, Protein Biochemistry, Protein-proteins and interactions, mechanism of cell death/apoptosis, cell cycle regulation, Bacterial cell division.


Devendra Kumar Singh, Scientist, Bioanalytical Research Laboratory, Lupin Limited, Sai Trinity A Wing, Survey No.146/2/1B, Pashan, Pune, Maharastra, India
Area of Interest: Bioanalysis,pharmacology. 


Dr. Padmavathi Sriram, Department of Zoology, Osmania University College for Women, Koti, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
Area of interest: Physiology, embryology, molecular biology and regeneration studies. 


Dr. Amit Das, Biology and Soft Matter Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, TN, USA, BUILDING 8600, MS-6460, BIOLOGY AND SOFT MATTER DIVISION, 1 BETHEL VALLEY ROAD, OAK RIDGE, TN 37831-6460, U.S.A.
Area of Interest: Structural Biology, X-ray crystallography, Molecular biology, Biophysics, Biochemistry, Biomolecular Simulations.


Dr. Narayana Komaravelli, Research Scientist I, Clinical and Experimental Immunology & Infectious Diseases - Pediatrics, The University of Texas Medical Branch, 2.342 Research Bldg 06, Galveston, TX 77555-0366, Galveston, Texas, USA
Area of Interest: Host pathogen interaction, virus, molecular biology, biotechnology, oxidative stress, signal transduction, vaccines, protein expression, protein purification, gene expression, cloning, proteomics, cell death, cell toxixity, dietary supplements, antioxidants, ROS, infectious disease. 


Dr. Mridula Mahajan, Professor and Head, Biochemistry Department, Baba Farid University of Health Sciences Faridkot, Govt.Medical College Amritsar, Amritsar, Punjab, India
Area of Interest: Biochemistry

Ayman Ahmed Mohamed Elamin Ahmed, US Naval Medical Research Unit No-3 (NAMRU-3), Vector Biology Research Program, University of Khartoum, College of Science, Zoology Department, 
Khartoum, Sudan
Area of Interest: Entomology, Vector Borne Diseases, Diseases Vectors Surveillance and Control.








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