Ad Com votes in favor of BioMarin's Vimizim

|About: BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc. (BMRN)|By:, SA News Editor

BioMarin Pharmaceutical (BMRN) secures an Ad Com vote in favor of approval of Vimizim for the treatment of Morquio A syndrome. 19 panel members voted in favor of the drug's use in all MPS IVA patients, 1 for approval in a subgroup, and 1 for not recommending approval.

A PDUFA action date of Feb. 28 has been assigned.

Shares are up 3.1% AH after trading resumed from the earlier halt.

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