On 12 June 2002, orphan designation (EU/3/02/104) was granted by the European Commission to Zentaris Aktiengesellschaft, Germany, for miltefosine for the treatment of visceral leishmaniasis.
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Treatment of visceral leishmaniasis
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Sponsor's contact details
For contact details of patients’ organisations whose activities are targeted at rare diseases, see:
Orphanet, a database containing information on rare diseases, which includes a directory of patients’ organisations registered in Europe.
European Organisation for Rare Diseases (EURORDIS), a non-governmental alliance of patient organisations and individuals active in the field of rare diseases.