Meeting

Meeting 6: Immunization Safety Review - Simian Virus-40 Contamination of Polio Vaccine and Cancer


When: July 11, 2002 - July 12, 2002 (9:00 AM Eastern)

Topics Children, Youth and Families, Public Health
Activity: Immunization Safety Review
Board: Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice

Meeting Six
SV40 Contamination of polio Vaccine and Cancer

The sixth meeting of the Immunization Safety Review Committee was held July 11-12, 2002 in Washington, DC. On July 11th, the meeting was open to the public. The topic of this meeting was the possible association between Simian Virus-40 (SV40) Contamination of Polio Vaccine and Cancer. The meeting was part of the information gathering process of the committee.

Materials Reviewed by the Committee

A Public Access File (PAF) has been created for the Immunization Safety Review Committee, which includes most written materials submitted to the committee from persons who are not officers, employees, or agents of the National Academies. The PAF may be reviewed by making an appointment with the Public Access Records Office (PARO) of the National Academies. The attached list includes most of the PAF records related to the July 11-12th meeting on Simian Virus-40 Contamination of Polio Vaccine and Cancer. Note that the PAF for this activity is updated continuously and may not be complete at the time of posting. Please check with the PARO if you have any questions regarding the PAF.

 

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