factor IX deficiency


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Related to factor IX deficiency: haemophilia, Factor VIII deficiency, Factor xi deficiency, Factor xii deficiency, Hæmophilia

factor IX deficiency

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announced today that it has been awarded a Phase I SBIR grant from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute to develop a novel therapeutic to treat patients with factor IX deficiency, or hemophilia B.
Factor IX deficiency results in frequent hemorrhages that can be potentially crippling and life threatening.
We currently anticipate filing our first Investigational New Drug application to begin clinical studies in patients with hemophilia B, or Factor IX deficiency, during the summer of 1998.