The West coast group of the Panel on Extraterrestrial Life, chaired by Joshua Lederberg, and also including Melvin Calvin, Richard Davies, Norman Horowitz, A. G. Marr, Daniel Mazia, Aaron Novick, Carl Sagan, William Sinton, Roger Stanier, Gunther Stent, C. S. van Niel, and Harold F. Weaver. It held its first meeting on February 21, 1958 and produced the "WESTEX Summary Report." WESTEX was merged with EASTEX into Committee 14 on Exobiology in August 1960.
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