FOOD BIOTECHNOLOGY SUBCOMMITTEE (FBS)

of the

FOOD ADVISORY COMMITTEE

 

Molecular Characterization

US Food and Drug Administration

Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition

 

Wednesday, September 24, 2003

 

Welcome and Introductions

Acting FBS Chair

 

Conflict of Interest Statement

Dr. Michael Watson, FBS Executive Secretary

 

Welcome from FDA

Mr. Robert Lake

Charge and Questions

Acting FBS Chair

 

FDAs Biotech Food Safety Assessment

Ms. Jeanette Glover Glew, CFSAN

 

Questions of Clarification

FBS Members

 

Break

 

Codex Approach

Dr. James Maryanski, CFSAN

 

Questions of Clarification

FBS Members

 

FDAs Discussion Paper Molecular Characterization

Dr. Thomas Cebula, CFSAN

 

Questions of Clarification

FBS Members

 

Lunch

 

Public Comment

 

Summary and Review of Charge and Questions

FDA

 

Discussion

FBS members

 

Responses to Questions

FBS Members

 

Concluding Comments

Acting FBS Chair

 

Adjourn