Japanese ministry grants orphan status to Alexion treatment

01/13/2009 | Republican-American (Waterbury, Conn.)

Japanese regulators have granted orphan-drug designation to Alexion Pharmaceuticals' Soliris, a candidate for treating a rare blood disease called paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria. Soliris will also enjoy market exclusivity for 10 years in Japan as a medication for PNH patients.

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Republican-American (Waterbury, Conn.)

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