On 28 April 2016, orphan designation (EU/3/16/1644) was granted by the European Commission to Chimerix UK Ltd, United Kingdom, for brincidofovir for the prevention of cytomegalovirus disease.
The sponsorship was transferred to Chimerix IRL Limited, Ireland, in April 2019.
|Disease / condition||
Prevention of cytomegalovirus disease
|Date of decision||
|Orphan decision 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;