On 17 December 2010, orphan designation (EU/3/10/820) was granted by the European Commission to Cytonet GmbH & Co. KG, Germany, for human heterologous liver cells (for infusion) for the treatment of argininosuccinic aciduria.
The sponsorship was transferred to Promethera Biosciences, Belgium, in June 2016.
Human heterologous liver cells
|Disease / condition||
Treatment of argininosuccinic aciduria
|Date of first decision||
|EU designation number||
Review of designation
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.