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Good News For Getting Vertex Pharmaceutials’ Orphan Drug Kalydeco (Ivacaftor) To The UK

November 16, 2012

        The CF Trust UK submitted documents, on November 12, 2012 (the Patient Interest Group Submission), to the Scottish Medicines Consortium (SMC) on Kalydeco’s benefits. On December 4, 2012, a meeting of the new drugs committee will be held. A final decision is expected on January 14, 2013, which will be made available on SMC’s website

References

CF Trust UK’s November 14, 2012 article titled, “Kalydeco Reviewed In Scotland”

 The Scottish Parliament Petition PE01462: New Treatment For CF with closing deadline of December 3, 2012 

Twitter’s Quest For Kalydeco  

NHS (UK) Details of HTA (Health Technology Assessment) Project for Kalydeco.  

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