On 28 June 2019, orphan designation EU/3/19/2168 was granted by the European Commission to Khondrion B.V., the Netherlands, for (S)-6-hydroxy-2,5,7,8-tetramethyl-N-((R)-piperidine-3-yl)chroman-2-carboxamide hydrochloride (also known as KH176) for the treatment of maternally inherited diabetes and deafness.
Treatment of maternally-inherited diabetes and deafness
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Documents related to this orphan designation evaluation
EU/3/19/2168: Public summary of opinion on orphan designation: (S)-6-hydroxy-2,5,7,8-tetramethyl-N-((R)-piperidine-3-yl)chroman-2-carboxamide hydrochloride for the treatment of maternally inherited diabetes and deafness (PDF/189.01 KB)
First published: 02/10/2019
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