On 21 March 2018, orphan designation (EU/3/18/2000) was granted by the European Commission to Amicus Therapeutics UK Ltd, United Kingdom, for recombinant human acid alpha-glucosidase (also known as ATB200) for the treatment of glycogen storage disease type II (Pompe's disease).
The sponsorship was transferred to Amicus Therapeutics Europe Limited, Ireland, in March 2019.
Recombinant human acid alpha-glucosidase
|Disease / condition||
Treatment of glycogen storage disease type II (Pompe's 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;