Bolan: Receives unrestricted educational grants from Pfiser,
Abbott, Roche, 3-M and Gen-probe. Her presentation will include
discussion of selected collected vaginal swabs for culturing
Bostock: His presentation may include discussion of generic
approaches to the diagnosis of Foot-and-Mouth Disease.
P. Klugman: receives research funding from Bayer Corporation,
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, Chiron Vaccines, GlaxoSmithKline
Pharmaceuticals, Pfizer, Inc., Roche Laboratories, Swiss Serum
Institute, Wyeth-Ayerst Laboratories. He is also a consultant
for Abbott Laboratories, AstraZeneca, Aventis Pharmaceuticals,
Bayer Corporation, Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, GlaxoSmithKline
Pharmaceuticals, and Wyeth-Ayerst Laboratories.
Mermel: Received past research support form Arrow International,
Johnson & Johnson and Biolink.
E. Salman: Her presentation may include the discussion
of commercial respiratory and enteroviruses virus screening
panels by Chemical International.
Smith: His presentation may include discussion of two
commercial manufacturers, Orion, manufacturer of Symphonia
software and the College of American Pathologists who provided
the Snomed codes.
UytdeHaag: Is the Director of Vaccine Research for Crucell
Holland BV. This company manufactures the commercial products
he will discuss.