Navigation Links
Independent Data Safety Monitoring Board Recommends Continuation of Sangart's Pivotal Phase III Trials of Hemospan(R)
Date:12/13/2007

SAN DIEGO, Dec. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Sangart, Inc., a privately held biopharmaceutical company focused on the research, development and commercialization of oxygen transport agents, today announced that an independent data safety monitoring board (DSMB) has recommended the continuation of both Phase III clinical trials of Sangart's lead blood substitute product, Hemospan(R), under current protocols.

This recommendation follows the DSMB's review of the blinded data from the first one-third of the 830 patients to be enrolled in two ongoing Phase III pivotal studies in Europe. The DSMB will conduct another review after two- thirds of the patients have been enrolled.

"We are pleased to have the DSMB's approval and look forward to advancing these important Phase III studies," commented Dr. Robert Winslow, Chairman, President and CEO of Sangart.

Hemospan is a hemoglobin-based oxygen transport agent designed to serve as an oxygen therapeutic and as an alternative to blood transfusions. A key property of Hemospan is its high oxygen affinity which results in targeted oxygen delivery to tissues at risk of oxygen deprivation.

About Sangart

Sangart is a privately held biopharmaceutical company focused on the research, development and commercialization of medical products designed for use as oxygen transport agents.

Dr. Robert Winslow, a world-renowned authority in the field of oxygen transport, founded Sangart in 1998. In the two decades prior to founding Sangart, Dr. Winslow and his colleagues studied and defined mechanisms of oxygen transport by cell-free hemoglobin solutions, funded by competitive grants from the National Institutes of Health and the Department of Defense. The counterintuitive discoveries by Dr. Winslow's group on the effective action of oxygen transport agents have been patented and published in numerous scientific articles. From this experience, Sangart's lead product, Hemospan, was designed using unique polye
'/>"/>

SOURCE Sangart, Inc.
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related biology technology :

1. Three Studies by Independent Scientists Highlighting Pressure Cycling Technology (PCT) to be Presented this Week at the British Mass Spectrometry Societys 29th Annual Meeting
2. Arena Pharmaceuticals Continues Phase 3 BLOOM Obesity Trial Following Independent Echocardiogaphic Data Safety Monitoring Board Review
3. Arena Pharmaceuticals Continues Phase 3 BLOOM Obesity Trial Following Independent Echocardiographic Data Safety Monitoring Board Review
4. InterCure and Mashco Announce Launch into Independent Pharmacies in the United Kingdom
5. Mindray Announces Appointment of Dr. Jixun Lin as Independent Director
6. Roche to Nominate Independent Directors for Election at Ventanas 2008 Annual Stockholders Meeting
7. Brazilian National Biosafety Technical Committee Approves Monsanto Company Insect-Protected Corn Trait
8. Cardinal Health Establishes $1 Million Grant Fund for Initiatives That Improve Quality, Safety of Patient Care
9. Safety Profile of TAXUS(R) Liberte(TM) Stent System Highlighted in Worlds Largest Stent Registry
10. Circulation Publishes MERLIN TIMI-36 Data Showing Safety and Anti-Arrhythmic Effects of Ranexa(R)
11. Sigma-Aldrich and Lab Manager Magazine Present Webinar On Laboratory Environmental, Health and Safety Compliance Strategies
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/2/2015)... ... 2015 , ... Cuvettes have been used in countless labs for decades. In the past, ... needed. As expected, this was a daunting and tiring process looking at endless data ... not able to navigate the complex catalog structure. , Now thanks to FireflySci, scientists are ...
(Date:7/2/2015)... TN (PRWEB) , ... July 02, 2015 , ... ... the development and manufacturing of surgical instruments in Orthopedics, announced today the acquisition ... contract-manufacturing and the world's largest provider of surgical instruments to the Spine Industry. ...
(Date:7/1/2015)... and BANGALORE, India , July ... profiling company that uses next generation sequencing technology to ... Scott A. Storrer as chief executive officer. In ... will be responsible for all strategy, business expansion and ... who has served as Strand,s chairman and CEO since ...
(Date:7/1/2015)... InferMed , s decision ... augment Elsevier ... suite   Elsevier , a world-leading provider ... today the acquisition of  InferMed , a London ... InferMed,s Arezzo technology supports clinicians in choosing the most appropriate ...
Breaking Biology Technology:New Cuvette E-Commerce Website Launched by FireflySci 2In'Tech Medical Acquires Turner Medical to Become a World Leader in Orthopedic Contract-Manufacturing 2In'Tech Medical Acquires Turner Medical to Become a World Leader in Orthopedic Contract-Manufacturing 3Strand Life Sciences Names Scott A. Storrer CEO as Company Continues Global Expansion with Focus on Precision Medicine Product 2Strand Life Sciences Names Scott A. Storrer CEO as Company Continues Global Expansion with Focus on Precision Medicine Product 3Elsevier Acquires InferMed, Provider of Clinical Decision Support Technology 2Elsevier Acquires InferMed, Provider of Clinical Decision Support Technology 3Elsevier Acquires InferMed, Provider of Clinical Decision Support Technology 4
... , , SUNRISE, Fla., July 28 ... delivering intelligent devices and biologics that help monitor, diagnose and treat ... cleared a phase I clinical trial for MyoCell SDF-1 (Stromal Derived ... trial will enroll 15 patients in a multicenter, randomized, dose escalation ...
... , , , ... CYNO ), a leading developer and manufacturer of a broad array of ... June 30, 2009. , , Second Quarter 2009 Financial ... June 30, 2009 were $20.8 million, compared with $39.2 million in the same ...
... BIRMINGHAM, Ala., July 28 BioCryst Pharmaceuticals (Nasdaq: ... financial results will be released on Thursday, July 30, 2009. ... at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss the financial results ... call will be led by Jon P. Stonehouse, President and ...
Cached Biology Technology:United States FDA Clears the REGEN Trial to Test Bioheart's Combination Gene and Stem Cell Therapy in Heart Failure Patients 2United States FDA Clears the REGEN Trial to Test Bioheart's Combination Gene and Stem Cell Therapy in Heart Failure Patients 3United States FDA Clears the REGEN Trial to Test Bioheart's Combination Gene and Stem Cell Therapy in Heart Failure Patients 4Cynosure Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results 2Cynosure Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results 3Cynosure Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results 4Cynosure Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results 5Cynosure Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results 6Cynosure Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results 7Cynosure Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results 8Cynosure Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results 9Cynosure Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results 10Cynosure Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results 11Cynosure Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results 12Cynosure Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results 13BioCryst Pharmaceuticals to Announce Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results on July 30, 2009 2
(Date:6/23/2015)... 23, 2015   MedNet Solutions , an ... entire spectrum of clinical research, is pleased to ... , the company,s intuitive, flexible and affordable cloud-based ... 2015 Stevie® Award by the American Business ... Website category.  The American Business Awards are considered ...
(Date:6/18/2015)... NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTD ) ("NXT-ID" or the "Company") ... market announces that its Wocket® smart wallet will be the ... scheduled to air on WABC Radio (am770) in ... The broadcast air- time for the extensive one ... Inc.,s CEO Gino Pereira will be discussing its ...
(Date:6/16/2015)... 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - handyem Inc. and FlowMetric ... incorporation of handyem,s HPC-150 portable flow cytometer within ... This unprecedented model of mobile laboratory platform is ... Pennsylvania Convention Center, ... to 18 th 2015.  By virtue ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):MedNet Solutions' iMedNet eClinical Wins Silver Stevie Award 2NXT-ID, Inc.'s CEO Gino Pereira Talks About the Wocket Smart Wallet on WABC Radio, New York City, June 20th 2NXT-ID, Inc.'s CEO Gino Pereira Talks About the Wocket Smart Wallet on WABC Radio, New York City, June 20th 3handyem and FlowMetric Diagnostics announce their partnership in the development of Flow Cytometry- Based Solutions in diagnostic capabilities 2handyem and FlowMetric Diagnostics announce their partnership in the development of Flow Cytometry- Based Solutions in diagnostic capabilities 3
... of great whales ever recorded? To answer that ... the Wildlife Conservation Society have joined experts from other ... Commission on the Patagonian coast of Argentina to try ... issue is the long-term conservation of the southern right ...
... "Four and 20 black birds baked in a pie" but ... analysis, means scientists now know there is one more species of ... thought. And if Dr. Gary Voelker has his way, he,ll soon ... deforestation now occurring across its native habitat. The bird ...
... resistance to sea lice treatments such as the pyrethroids ... Pyrethroid use still increased from 2008 to 2009, although ... are being used again due to resistance problems, e.g. ... been used since 1997, was also used again in ...
Cached Biology News:Experts gather to solve mystery of largest recorded die-off of great whales 2Experts gather to solve mystery of largest recorded die-off of great whales 3African bird discovery proves there is something new under the sun 2
iEMS Thermal Microplate Holder...
...
Improve inventory management with stainless steel red cell canisters; ensure product safety with CO2 or LN2 backup systems. A complete solution for your blood banking needs....
... oligonucleotides: PTOs are internucleotide modifications, ... backbone is replaced by a sulphur atom. ... degradation. PTOs are available as ... Oligonucleotides with thio-caps ...
Biology Products: