On 16 April 2018, orphan designation (EU/3/18/2013) was granted by the European Commission to Roche Registration Limited, United Kingdom, for polatuzumab vedotin for the treatment of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma.
The sponsorship was transferred to Roche Registration GmbH., Germany, in July 2018.
Polatuzumab vedotin has been authorised in the EU as Polivy since 16 January 2020.
Treatment of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma
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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.