On 17 October 2019, orphan designation EU/3/19/2216 was granted by the European Commission to Incyte Biosciences Distribution B.V., the Netherlands, for pemigatinib for the treatment of myeloid/lymphoid neoplasms with eosinophilia and rearrangement of PDGFRA, PDGFRB, or FGFR1, or with PCM1-JAK2.
Treatment of myeloid/lymphoid neoplasms with eosinophilia and rearrangement of PDGFRA, PDGFRB, or FGFR1, or with PCM1-JAK
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Incyte Biosciences Distribution B.V.
Documents related to this orphan designation evaluation
EU/3/19/2216: Public summary of positive opinion for orphan designation of 4-Oxo-4H-chromene-2-carboxylic acid (2-(2-4-(2-(6,7-dimethoxy-3,4-dihydro-1H-isoquinolin-2-yl)-ethyl)-(...) for the treatment of soft tissue sarcoma (PDF/223.2 KB)
First published: 23/01/2020
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