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Advisory Committee on Dangerous Pathogens (ACDP)


The 76th meeting of the ACDP will take place on Monday 22nd March at the Department of Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
(Room LG4, 5-6 Page Street)


1. Chairman’s opening remarks

2. Apologies for absence

3. Minutes of the meeting held on 16th September 2003 ACDP/M74

4. Secretariat Report (including matters arising) ACDP/76/P4
[Open Government Status: partially open]

5. Classification of Akabane virus ACDP/76/P5
[Open Government Status: fully closed]

6. ACDP Advice on Working with Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza Virus in the Laboratory ACDP/76/P6
[Open Government Status: fully open]

7. Biological agents - horizon scanning ACDP/76/P7
[Open Government Status: fully open]

8. ACDP Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathies WG (TSE WG)
A. Decoupling and revised terms of reference
B. TSE Guidance - additional annex – Brain Biopsy Protocol ACDP/76/P8
[Open Government Status: fully closed]

9. Any other business

10. Papers for Information

11. Date of Next Meeting

Secretariat March 2003

Updated 2009-05-19