On 21 March 2018, orphan designation (EU/3/18/2001) was granted by the European Commission to Soligenix UK Ltd., United Kingdom, for recombinant modified ricin toxin A-chain subunit (also known as RiVax) for the prevention of ricin poisoning.
Recombinant modified ricin toxin A-chain subunit
|Disease / condition||
Prevention of ricin poisoning
|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:
- 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.