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Getting Vertex Pharmaceuticals’ Orphan Drug Kalydeco (Ivacaftor) To The UK Continues (November 7, 2012 Update)

November 8, 2012

       The Cystic Fibrosis (CF) Trust in the UK updates on November 7, 2012, the status of bringing Vertex Pharmaceuticals’ orphan drug Kalydeco (Ivacaftor) to the UK. The Clinical Priorities Advisory Group (CPAG) issues a statement describing discussions with Vertex Pharmaceutical as “very positive”. By the middle of November 2012, CPAG expects to make a recommendation, with final NHS commissioners making a decision in December 2012. 


CPAG November 7, 2012 Statement  

Cystic Fibrosis (CF) Trust’s Campaign for Kalydeco iPetition  

Cystic Fibrosis (CF) Trust November 7, 2012 Kalydeco Update   

Irish Examiner November 8, 2012 article.   

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