On 11 January 2012, orphan designation (EU/3/11/939) was granted by the European Commission to Takeda Global Research and Development Centre (Europe) Ltd, United Kingdom, for brentuximab vedotin for the treatment of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma.
The sponsorship was transferred to Takeda Pharma A/S, Denmark, in October 2013.
Brentuximab vedotin in treatment of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma has been authorised in the EU as Adcetris since 15 December 2017.
The sponsor’s address was updated in August 2020.
Treatment of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma
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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.