On 27 October 2011, orphan designation (EU/3/11/916) was granted by the European Commission to Lipopharma Therapeutics SL, Spain, for 2-hydroxyoleic acid for the treatment of glioma.
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Treatment of glioma
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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
Ctra. de Valldemossa Km. 7,4 – ParcBIT
Incubadora de Empresas de Base Tecnológica
Edificio 17, 2n, Mod. C-8
E07121 - Palma de Mallorca
Telephone: +34 97 143 9886
Telefax: +34 97 143 9886
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.