On 17 October 2003, orphan designation (EU/3/03/171) was granted by the European Commission to PharmaMar S.A., Spain, for trabectedin for the treatment of ovarian cancer.
Ecteinascidin 743 in treatment of ovarian cancer has been authorised in the EU as Yondelis since 28 October 2009.
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Treatment of ovarian cancer
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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.