Food and Drug Administration

Center for Drug Evaluation and Research

Arthritis Advisory Committee

Gaithersburg Holiday Inn, 2 Montgomery Village Avenue, Gaithersburg, MD

August 16, 2001

BLA STN 103950 KineretÔ , (anakinra), Amgen, Inc.


Steven B. Abramson, M.D.

Chairman of Rheumatology and Medicine

Hospital for Joint Diseases

301 East 17th Street

New York, New York 10003


Janet D. Elashoff, Ph.D.

Director, Division of Biostatistics

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

8700 Beverly Boulevard

Los Angeles, California 90048


David T. Felson, M.D., M.P.H.

Professor of Medicine and Public Health

Arthritis Health Services/

Epidemiology Research Unit, A-203

Boston University School of Medicine

80 E. Concord Street

Boston, Massachusetts 02118


Patient Representative:

Leona M. Malone, MSW

8D Lexington Lane East

Palm Beach Gardens, Florida 33418


David Wofsy, M.D.

Professor of Medicine; Director, Clinical Trials Center

Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology

University of California at San Francisco

VA Medical Center

4150 Clement Drive, Building 2, Room 531

San Francisco, California 94121