Shire submits application for FDA approval of Gaucher drug

09/1/2009 | American City Business Journals

Shire filed a new-drug application with the FDA for velaglucerase alfa, a treatment for patients with Type 1 Gaucher disease, ahead of schedule. The company expedited development of the drug amid a shortage of rival drug Cerezyme, caused by a viral contamination at Genzyme's manufacturing facility in Boston.

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