now be at an end. The Committee thanks NIH for seeking its input as it works to develop resources for advancing the national capacity to protect and improve health. The Committee hopes that its suggestions will be useful in this regard.


This report reflects the consensus of the Committee and has been reviewed in accordance with standard NRC procedures. The work was supported by Frances Sharples, Director of the NRC’s Board on Life Sciences and Orin Luke of the Board on Life Sciences.



John F. Ahearne, Chair

Committee on Continuing Assistance to the National Institutes of Health on Preparation of

Additional Risk Assessments for the Boston University NEIDL

cc: Amy Patterson, M.D.

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