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NMD Pharma gets FDA orphan drug designation

The special status in the US comes with certain advantages for the Danish company and its lead candidate against neuromuscular disease myasthenia gravis.

Thomas Hold Pedersen, CEO of NMD Pharma | Photo: NMD Pharma / PR

NMD Pharma’s drug candidate, NMD670, has the potential to treat autoimmune neuromuscular disease myasthenia gravis, which has become evident after the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) awarded the medicine the orphan drug designation, according to a company press release.

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