On 11 January 2012, orphan designation (EU/3/11/939) was granted by the European Commission to Takeda Global Research and Development Centre (Europe) Ltd, United Kingdom, for brentuximab vedotin for the treatment of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma.
The sponsorship was transferred to Takeda Pharma A/S, Denmark, in October 2013.
Brentuximab vedotin in treatment of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma has been authorised in the EU as Adcetris since 15 December 2017.
For a list of the administrative updates to this public summary of opinion, please refer to the PDF document below.
|Disease / condition||
Treatment of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma
|Date of decision||
|Orphan decision number||
Review of designation
Sponsor's contact details
Dybendal Alle 10
Tel. +45 46 77 1036
Fax +45 46 75 6640
For contact details of patients’ organisations whose activities are targeted at rare diseases, see:
- Orphanet, a database containing information on rare diseases, which includes a directory of patients’ organisations registered in Europe;
- European Organisation for Rare Diseases (EURORDIS), a non-governmental alliance of patient organisations and individuals active in the field of rare diseases.