On 17 January 2018, orphan designation (EU/3/17/1971) was granted by the European Commission to Edison Orphan Pharma BV, The Netherlands, for vatiquinone (also known as alpha-tocotrienol quinone) for the treatment of RARS2 syndrome.
The sponsorship was transferred to PTC Therapeutics International Limited, Ireland, in November 2019.
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Treatment of RARS2 syndrome
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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;