On 11 December 2001, orphan designation (EU/3/01/075) was granted by the European Commission to Ligand Pharmaceuticals UK Ltd, United Kingdom, for denileukin diftitox for the treatment of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma.
The sponsorship was transferred to Esai Ltd, United Kingdom, in March 2007.
The sponsorship was transferred to Eisai GmbH, Germany in October 2018.
The sponsor’s address was updated in August 2020.
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Treatment of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma
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Sponsor's contact details
For contact details of patients’ organisations whose activities are targeted at rare diseases, see:
European Organisation for Rare Diseases (EURORDIS), a non-governmental alliance of patient organisations and individuals active in the field of rare diseases.
Orphanet, a database containing information on rare diseases, which includes a directory of patients’ organisations registered in Europe.