Friday, May 27, 2016

SCENESSE® treatment in Europe

SCENESSE® treatment in Europe
German Porphyria Expert Centres to start distribution of SCENESSE® (afamelanotide 16mg) Clinuvel Pharmaceuticals Limited (ASX: CUV; XETRA-DAX: UR9; ADR: CLVLY) today announced an update on the company's post-authorisation distribution of SCENESSE® (afamelanotide 16mg) across Europe for adult patients with the rare disorder erythropoietic protoporphyria (EPP).1 SCENESSE® in EPP SCENESSE® is the first approved treatment for EPP, a genetic disorder characterised by acute phototoxic reactions (anaphylactoid reactions and burns) and forced withdrawal from exposure to all forms of visible light. Clinuvel conducted clinical trials of SCENESSE® in EPP from 2006 to 2013.

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