Department of Health and Human Services July 16, 2013 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Compliance Policy Guide Sec. 690.800 Salmonella
Document Number: 2013-16975
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-07-16
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA or we) is announcing the availability of guidance for our staff entitled ``Compliance Policy Guide Sec. 690.800 Salmonella in Food for Animals'' (the CPG). The CPG provides guidance to FDA staff on Salmonella-contaminated food for animals.
Salmonella
Document Number: 2013-16973
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-07-16
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is announcing the withdrawal of the compliance policy guide (CPG) entitled ``Sec. 690.700 Salmonella Contamination of Dry Dog Food.'' This CPG is obsolete.
Animal Feeds Contaminated With Salmonella Microorganisms
Document Number: 2013-16971
Type: Rule
Date: 2013-07-16
Agency: Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA or Agency) is revoking an advisory opinion on animal feeds contaminated with Salmonella microorganisms. This action is being taken because that advisory opinion is being superseded by the current FDA enforcement strategy articulated in a final compliance policy guide (CPG) on Salmonella in food for animals.
Prospective Grant of Exclusive License: Ophthalmic Diagnostic Devices
Document Number: 2013-16950
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-07-16
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
This is notice, in accordance with 35 U.S.C. 209 and 37 CFR part 404, that the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), is contemplating the grant of a worldwide exclusive start-up patent license, to practice the inventions embodied in U.S. Patent 8,132,911 (HHS Ref. No. E-279-2006/0) to OptoBiometrics Designs, Inc., a company incorporated under the laws of the State of California having its headquarters in Pleasant Hill, California. The United States of America is the assignee of the rights of the above inventions. The contemplated exclusive license may be granted in a field of use limited to ocular fundus examination devices and systems.
Prospective Grant of an Exclusive License: Human Papillomavirus 16 E2 and E6 Peptides for Cervical Cancer Vaccine Development
Document Number: 2013-16949
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-07-16
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
This is notice, in accordance with 35 U.S.C. 209 and 37 CFR part 404, that the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Department of Health and Human Services, is contemplating the grant of an exclusive worldwide license to practice the inventions embodied in:
Prospective Grant of Start-Up Exclusive Evaluation Option License: Methods of Treating Giardiasis Using Available Compounds
Document Number: 2013-16948
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-07-16
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
This is notice, in accordance with 35 U.S.C. 209 and 37 CFR part 404, that the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Department of Health and Human Services, is contemplating the grant of a start-up exclusive evaluation option license to practice the inventions embodied in U.S. provisional Applications 61/392,096 (E-211-2010/0-US-01) filed October 12, 2010 and 61/411,509 filed November 9, 2010 (E-211-2010/1- US-01); PCT application No. PCT/US2011/055902 filed October 12, 2011 (E-211-2010/2-PCT-01); US patent application No. 13/878,832 filed April 11, 2013 (E-211-2010/2-US-06); European patent application No. 11773158.8 filed May 2, 2013 (E-211-2010/2-EP-04); Canadian application No. 2,814,694 filed April 11, 2013 (E-211-2010/2-CA-03); Australia application No. 2011316657 filed April 12, 2013 (E-211-2010/2-AU-02); and Indian application No. 1137/KOLNP/2013 filed April 22, 2013 (E-211- 2010/2-IN-05); each entitled ``Methods of Treating Giardiasis'' by Wei Zheng et al. to BrioMed, Inc., having a place of business at 1743 S. Westgate Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90025 USA. The patent rights in this invention have been assigned to the United States of America and the University of Maryland.
Government-Owned Inventions; Availability for Licensing
Document Number: 2013-16947
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-07-16
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
The inventions listed below are owned by an agency of the U.S. Government and are available for licensing in the U.S. in accordance with 35 U.S.C. 209 and 37 CFR part 404 to achieve expeditious commercialization of results of federally-funded research and development. Foreign patent applications are filed on selected inventions to extend market coverage for companies and may also be available for licensing.
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2013-16946
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-07-16
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke; Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2013-16945
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-07-16
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2013-16944
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-07-16
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2013-16943
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-07-16
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2013-16942
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-07-16
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2013-16941
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-07-16
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
National Center for Complementary & Alternative Medicine; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2013-16940
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-07-16
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Center for Scientific Review; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2013-16939
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-07-16
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health