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Sangart, Inc. Receives U.S. Orphan Drug Designation for use of MP4CO in Patients with Sickle Cell Disease
Date:11/15/2010

ram and advancing this new treatment option into clinical studies."

Sickle cell disease is an inherited hemoglobin disorder that affects red blood cell circulation in millions of people around the world. People with sickle cell disease have red blood cells that contain mostly hemoglobin S, an abnormal type of hemoglobin. Sometimes these red blood cells become crescent or sickle-shaped and have difficulty passing through small blood vessels. This is known as a "sickle crisis". When sickle-shaped cells block small blood vessels, less blood circulates through the body, causing damage to tissues that do not receive a normal blood flow. There are currently no approved medications to treat sickle cell crises, and only symptomatic relief is available.

About MP4Sangart's product platform is based on the MP4 molecule, an investigational biopharmaceutical product designed to enhance the perfusion of oxygen-deprived (ischemic) tissues and provide targeted oxygen delivery in the capillaries. Using a novel pegylation approach, Sangart produces the MP4 molecule designed at the optimal oxygen affinity, diffusion potential and molecular size to perfuse capillaries and target oxygen delivery to tissues specifically at risk of ischemia.

About SangartSangart is a global biopharmaceutical company dedicated to developing life-saving medicines specifically designed to enhance the perfusion and oxygenation of ischemic (oxygen deprived) tissues through targeted oxygen delivery. Based on more than a decade of research, Sangart has refined the pegylation of human hemoglobin to create a molecule, MP4, with the ability to carry oxygen through the circulatory system to prevent and treat ischemia.

To learn more about Sangart, please visit the company's website at www.sangart.com.Media Contact:Lauren HamiltonEdelman Public Relations
Office: 323-202-1425Lauren.Hamilton@edelman.co
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