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Invented name: Kanuma   
Auth. number : EU/1/15/1033
Active substance : sebelipase alfa
Orphan market exclusivity for "Treatment of lysosomal acid lipase deficiency" (based on designation EU/3/10/827) started on 1/09/2015
   10 years of market exclusivity
   This orphan market exclusivity will expire on 1/09/2025
ATC: Anatomical main group: A - Alimentary tract and metabolism
Therapeutic subgroup: A16 - Other alimentary tract and metabolism products
Pharmacological subgroup: A16A - Other alimentary tract and metabolism products
Chemical subgroup: A16AB - Enzymes
Chemical substance: A16AB14 - sebelipase alfa
(See WHO ATC Index)
Indication: Kanuma is indicated for long-term enzyme replacement therapy (ERT) in patients of all ages with lysosomal acid lipase (LAL) Deficiency.
Marketing Authorisation Holder: Alexion Europe SAS
1-15 avenue Edouard Belin, 92500 Rueil-Malmaison, France
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Close date procedure Procedure type EMEA number Decision summary publ decision docs annex
1/09/2015 Centralised - Authorisation EMEA/H/C/4004 (2015)6112 of 28/08/2015
7/10/2015 Centralised - Transfer Marketing Authorisation Holder EMEA/H/C/4004/T/1 (2015)6873 of 5/10/2015
12/10/2017 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/4004/IAIN/12
Updated with Decision(2018)6245 of 20/09/2018
24/09/2018 Centralised - Yearly update (2018)6245 of 20/09/2018
17/12/2018 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/4004/IB/17