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CANCELLED: November 16, 2016 Meeting of the Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee
November 16, 2016

November 16, 2016
08:30 AM - 02:30 PM EST

The meeting of the Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee scheduled for November 16, 2016, is cancelled. This meeting was announced in the Federal Register of Tuesday, August 30, 2016 (Vol. 81, No. 168, FR pages 59634, 59635).

The November 16, 2016 Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee meeting, to discuss and make recommendations on the safety and efficacy of a Hepatitis B Vaccine manufactured by Dynavax, has been cancelled to allow time for the FDA to review and resolve several outstanding issues. The agency intends to continue evaluating and will schedule an Advisory Committee meeting in the future, as needed.

CONTACT: Sujata Vijh, Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research, Food and Drug Administration, 10903, New Hampshire Ave., Bldg. 71, Rm. 6128, Silver Spring, MD 20993-0002, at 240-402-7107, sujata.vijh@fda.hhs.gov or FDA Advisory Committee Information Line, 1-800-741-8138 (301-443-0572 in the Washington, DC area).


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Notice of this meeting is given under the Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. app.2).