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Invented name: Vimizim   
Auth. number : EU/1/14/914
Active substance : elosulfase alfa
Orphan market exclusivity for "Treatment of mucopolysaccharidosis, type IVA (Morquio A Syndrome)" (based on designation EU/3/09/657) started on 30/04/2014
   10 years of market exclusivity
   This orphan market exclusivity will expire on 30/04/2024
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: A16AB12 - elosulfase alfa
(See WHO ATC Index)
Indication: Vimizim is indicated for the treatment of mucopolysaccharidosis, type IVA (Morquio A Syndrome, MPS IVA) in patients of all ages.
Marketing Authorisation Holder: BioMarin Europe Ltd.
10 Bloomsbury Way, London WC1A 2SL, United Kingdom
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Close date procedure Procedure type EMEA number Decision summary publ decision docs annex
30/04/2014 Centralised - Authorisation EMEA/H/C/2779 (2014)2921 of 28/04/2014
09/07/2014 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/2779/IG/458
Updated with Decision(2015)4864 of 08/07/2015
23/10/2014 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/2779/II/4
Updated with Decision(2015)4864 of 08/07/2015
26/03/2015 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/2779/II/6
Updated with Decision(2015)4864 of 08/07/2015
10/07/2015 Centralised - Yearly update (2015)4864 of 08/07/2015
02/02/2016 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/2779/IG/658
Updated with Decision(2017)177 of 11/01/2017
13/01/2017 Centralised - Yearly update (2017)177 of 11/01/2017
30/08/2017 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/2779/IB/20