PRESENT:

    PAUL W. BROWN, M.D., Chairman  
    WILLIAM FREAS, Ph.D., Executive Secretary
    ERMIAS, D. BELAY, M.D., Member
    DAVID C. BOLTON, Ph.D., Member
    DEAN O. CLIVER, Ph.D., Member
    LINDA D. DETWILER, M.V.M., Member
    BRUCE M. EWENSTEIN, M.D., Ph.D., Member
    BARBARA W. HARRELL, M.P.A., Member
    PRESENT (Continued):
    DAVID G. HOEL, Ph.D., Member
    PETER G. LURIE, M.D., Member
    J. JEFFREY McCULLOUGH, M.D., Member
    STANLEY B. PRUSINER, M.D., Member  
    RAYMOND P. ROOS, M.D., Member
    ELIZABETH S. WILLIAMS, D.V.M., Ph.D., Member
    LAWRENCE B. SCHONBERGER, M.D., Temporary

Voting Member

    ROBERT G. ROHWER, Ph.D., Consultant
    LISA FERGUSON, D.V.M., Speaker
    JEFFREY ALMOND, Ph.D., Speaker
    RICHARD RACE, D.V.M. (by teleconference), Speaker
    DIANE SUTTON D.V.M., Speaker
    CHARLES DURFOR, Ph.D., Speaker
    DAVID ASHER, M.D., Speaker
    JOHN HONSTEAD, D.V.M., Speaker
    KIKI B. HELLMAN, Ph.D., Speaker

ALSO PRESENT:

    DR. JAMES HOURRIGAN

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