On 16 January 2014, orphan designation (EU/3/13/1222) was granted by the European Commission to Eisai Europe Limited, United Kingdom, for amatuximab for the treatment of malignant mesothelioma.
The sponsorship was transferred to Eisai GmbH, Germany, in September 2018.
The sponsor’s address was updated in August 2020.
|Disease / condition||
Treatment of malignant mesothelioma
|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.