SAN DIEGO, Feb. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Sangart, Inc., a privately held biopharmaceutical company focused on the research, development and commercialization of oxygen-therapeutic agents, today announced three new appointments to its executive team. These additions continue Sangart's tradition of retaining some of the industry's most influential leaders, while adding to the depth of expertise that the company provides.
"Sangart believes the quality of our executives should echo the importance of our development programs, so we continue to invest in expanding our leadership team," said Brian O'Callaghan, President and Chief Executive Officer of Sangart. "The recent addition of several key executives, coupled with the talent of our existing team, positions Sangart to bring important lifesaving treatments to market, including MP4OX, an investigational therapy for trauma patients, and MP4CO, which is currently in Phase 1b study for the treatment of sickle cell disease."
Sangart's recent leadership team additions include:
Sangart 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, or carbon monoxide to prevent and reverse sickling and its consequences.
To learn more about Sangart, please visit the company's website at www.sangart.com.
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