Food and Drug Administration, HHS.
This notice announces a forthcoming meeting of a public advisory committee of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The meeting will be open to the public.
Name of Committee: Nonclinical Studies Subcommittee of the Advisory Committee for Pharmaceutical Science.
General Function of the Committee: To provide advice and recommendations to the agency on FDA's regulatory issues.
Date and Time: The meeting will be held on May 3, 2001, 8:30 a.m. to noon.
Location: Center for Drug Evaluation and Research Advisory Committee conference room 1066, 5630 Fishers Lane, Rockville, MD.
Contact: Nancy Chamberlin or Jayne E. Peterson, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (HFD-21), Food and Drug Administration, 5600 Fishers Lane (for express delivery, 5630 Fishers Lane, rm. 1093), Rockville, MD 20857, 301-827-7001, e-mail: CHAMBERLINN@cder.fda.gov, or FDA Advisory Committee Information Line, 1-800-741-8138 (301-443-0572 in the Washington, DC area), code 12539. Please call the Information Line for up-to-date information on this meeting.
Agenda: The subcommittee meeting will discuss strategies to identify promising areas of nonclinical scientific research to develop biomarkers and/or other evolving molecular technologies to identify or predict: (1) Drug-induced cardiac tissue injury, and (2) drug-induced vasculitis.
Procedure: Interested persons may present data, information, or views, orally or in writing, on issues pending before the committee. Written submissions may be made to the contact person by April 20, 2001. Oral presentations from the public will be scheduled between approximately 10:45 a.m. and 11:45 a.m. Time allotted for Start Printed Page 16253each presentation may be limited. Those desiring to make formal oral presentations should notify the contact person before April 20, 2001, and submit a brief statement of the general nature of the evidence or arguments they wish to present, the names and addresses of proposed participants, and an indication of the approximate time requested to make their presentation.
Notice of this meeting is given under the Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. app. 2).Start Signature
Dated: March 16, 2001.
Linda A. Suydam,
Senior Associate Commissioner.
[FR Doc. 01-7181 Filed 3-22-01; 8:45 am]
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