On 14 October 2016, orphan designation (EU/3/16/1736) was granted by the European Commission to TMC Pharma Services Ltd, United Kingdom, for (6aR,10aR)-3-(1',1'-dimethylheptyl)-delta-8-tetrahydrocannabinol-9-carboxylic acid (also known as JBT-101) for the treatment of cystic fibrosis.
The sponsorship was transferred to TMC Pharma (EU) Limited, Ireland, in July 2019.
This medicine is now known as lenabasum.
The sponsorship was transferred to Pharma Gateway AB in July 2020.
Treatment of cystic fibrosis
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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.