On 16 April 2018, orphan designation (EU/3/18/2009) was granted by the European Commission to SOTIO a.s, Czech Republic, for autologous dendritic cells pulsed with killed ovarian cancer cells and matured by TLR3 ligand ex vivo (also known as DCVAC/OvCa) for the treatment of ovarian cancer.
EU/3/18/2009: Public summary of opinion on orphan designation: Autologous dendritic cells pulsed with killed ovarian cancer cells and matured by TLR3 ligand ex vivo for the treatment of ovarian cancer (PDF/127.74 KB)
First published: 17/05/2018
Last updated: 17/05/2018
autologous dendritic cells pulsed with killed ovarian cancer cells and matured by TLR3 ligand ex vivo
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Treatment of ovarian cancer
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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.