On 22 February 2018, orphan designation (EU/3/18/1981) was granted by the European Commission to Midatech Pharma Plc, United Kingdom, for mertansine functionalised gold nanoconjugate for the treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma.
Mertansine functionalised gold nanoconjugate
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Treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma
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Sponsor's contact details
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.