Human-Derived Hemoglobin-Based Oxygen Carriers

 

Product        Description                      Manufacturer                    Status

 

Hemolink™    Polymerized and                        Hemosol                          Phase III trials

                   Cross-Linked                    (Etobicoke, Ontario)

                   Human Hemoglobin

         

PolyHeme™   Polymerized Human          Northfield Laboratories               Phase III

                   Hemoglobin                      (Chicago, IL)                    clinical trials

 

 

Animal-Derived Hemoglobin-Based Oxygen Carriers

 

Product        Description                      Manufacturer                    Status

 

HemoPure™   Polymerized Purified                  Biopure                                     Phase III.

HBOC-201     Bovine Hemoglobin           (Cambridge, MA)              approved for

Oxyglobin®                                                                                use in South Africa

 

 

 

 

Note:  This list is designed to illustrate the range of products under development.  It does not imply endorsement.  Other researchers are involved in the development of oxygen therapeutics.  Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of this information.  The status of manufacturers/distributors is subject to change.