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New Targeted Competition For a Network of Centres of Excellence (NCE) on BSE/TSE Research - 2005

The 2004 Federal Budget identified additional funding of $5 million a year, starting in 2005-2006 to support the creation of a new NCE Research Network on bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) and other transmissible spongiform encephalopathies (TSE).

One Letter of Intent was received and reviewed by the NCE BSE/TSE International Expert Panel.

Based on the recommendations from the Expert Panel, the NCE Steering Committee invited the group to submit a Full Application by the deadline of September 6, 2005. The NCE BSE/TSE International Expert Panel met again to evaluate the Full Application. The new Network funded was PrioNet Canada.