you can see the effect of the looming shutdown. Some essential functions have been jury rigged (watch out where you buy your meat!) and other functions that are fee based (IND reviews) are performed only to the extent that the were paid for (by application fees) and were scheduled before October 1, 2013. INSM is, of course, caught up in this quagmire and affected.
Longs need to write their Congress people and Senators to get back to negotiations.