Phase 2a Pilot Study to Explore Safety and Efficacy of NBMI Treatment in Patients With Beta Thalassemia Major, Requiring Iron Chelation

2019-09-23 04:51:48 | BioPortfolio


A pilot study to explore safety and efficacy of NBMI treatment in patients with Beta Thalassemia Major requiring iron chelation

Investigational product: NBMI (N1,N3-bis(2-mercaptoethyl) isophthalamide), INN: Emeramide

Indication: Beta Thalassemia Major

Study Design


Beta Thalassemia Major




Not yet recruiting



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Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

A disorder characterized by reduced synthesis of the beta chains of hemoglobin. There is retardation of hemoglobin A synthesis in the heterozygous form (thalassemia minor), which is asymptomatic, while in the homozygous form (thalassemia major, Cooley's anemia, Mediterranean anemia, erythroblastic anemia), which can result in severe complications and even death, hemoglobin A synthesis is absent.

A hereditary disorder characterized by reduced or absent DELTA-GLOBIN thus effecting the level of HEMOGLOBIN A2, a minor component of adult hemoglobin monitored in the diagnosis of BETA-THALASSEMIA.

Glucose polymers consisting of a backbone of beta(1->3)-linked beta-D-glucopyranosyl units with beta(1->6) linked side chains of various lengths. They are a major component of the CELL WALL of organisms and of soluble DIETARY FIBER.

An abnormal hemoglobin composed of four beta chains. It is caused by the reduced synthesis of the alpha chain. This abnormality results in ALPHA-THALASSEMIA.

An adult hemoglobin component normally present in hemolysates from human erythrocytes in concentrations of about 3%. The hemoglobin is composed of two alpha chains and two delta chains. The percentage of HbA2 varies in some hematologic disorders, but is about double in beta-thalassemia.

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