Pharming Group N.V. (“Pharming” or “the Company”) (Euronext Amsterdam: PHARM) (NASDAQ: PHAR) supports the 10th annual “hae-day :-)”, the global awareness day for hereditary angioedema (HAE), a rare life-threatening condition.
On 16 May, the HAE community unites to raise awareness of HAE among the public and medical community to ensure every patient receives faster and more accurate diagnosis, and the care they need to manage the condition. National member organizations and HAE patient groups around the world support the event, led by HAE International (HAEi), the global umbrella organization for the world’s HAE patient groups.
Sijmen de Vries, Chief Executive Officer of Pharming, commented:
“We are proud to support the 10th annual hae-day 🙂 to raise awareness of HAE and better quality of live for patients and their families around the world. HAE is a rare genetic disorder that causes severe swelling of tissues, which can be fatal. Patients are also frequently misdiagnosed due to symptoms resembling more common conditions. Pharming remains dedicated to making a positive difference to patients with this rare life-threatening condition so they can receive an accurate diagnosis and appropriate medical care.”