MediGene receives Positive Assessment on Market Authorisation for Veregen® in First European Countries

Martinsried/Munich, July 10, 2009. MediGene AG (Frankfurt: MDG, Prime Standard, TecDAX) today announces that its Marketing Authorisation Application for the medicinal product Veregen® (formerly Polyphenon E® Ointment) for the treatment of genital warts has been assessed positively by the national regulatory authorities of Germany, Austria, and Spain. This binding decision guarantees that national Marketing Authorisations in these countries will be formally granted by the authorities within the next few months. The Marketing Authorisation of Veregen® in Germany, the Reference Member State in this Decentralized Procedure, shall provide the basis for additional Marketing Authorisations in other European countries via the Mutual Recognition Procedure.




This press release contains forward-looking statements representing the opinion of MediGene as of the date of this release. The actual results achieved by MediGene may differ significantly from the statements made herein. MediGene is not bound to update any of these forward-looking statements.




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