On 13 May 2011, orphan designation (EU/3/11/868) was granted by the European Commission to Celgene Europe Limited, United Kingdom, for lenalidomide for the treatment of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma.
The sponsorship was transferred to Celgene Europe B.V., The Netherlands, in July 2018.
Please note that this product was withdrawn from the Union Register of orphan medicinal products in December 2019 on request of the Sponsor.
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Treatment of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma
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Review of designation
The Committee for Orphan Medicinal Products reviews the orphan designation of a product if it is approved for marketing authorisation.
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;