On 29 May 2019, orphan designation (EU/3/19/2159) was granted by the European Commission to Pharma Gateway AB, Sweden, for (S)-5-(1-(6-chloro-2-oxo-1,2-dihydroquinolin-3-yl)ethylamino)-1-methyl-6-oxo-1,6-dihydropyridine-2-carbonitrile (also known as FT-2102) for the treatment of acute myeloid leukaemia.
The sponsorship was transferred to Clinipace GmbH, Germany, in May 2020.
Treatment of acute myeloid leukaemia
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|January 2023||The sponsorship was transferred from Clinipace GmbH, Germany to Rigel Pharmaceuticals B.V., The Netherlands.|
Documents related to this orphan designation evaluation
EU/3/19/2159: Public summary of opinion on orphan designation: (S)-5-(1-(6-chloro-2-oxo-1,2-dihydroquinolin-3-yl)ethylamino)-1-methyl-6-oxo-1,6-dihydropyridine-2-carbonitrile for the treatment of acute myeloid leukaemia (PDF/190.12 KB)
First published: 09/08/2019
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