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Sangamo BioSciences Inc (NASDAQ:SGMO)

6.57
Delayed Data
As of Sep 04
 -0.06 / -0.90%
Today’s Change
6.22
Today|||52-Week Range
19.25
-56.80%
Year-to-Date
SECTOR
Health Technology
INDUSTRY
Biotechnology
MARKET CAP
$459.0M

Company Description

Sangamo BioSciences, Inc. is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the research, development and commercialization of engineered DNA-binding proteins as novel therapeutics to treat unmet medical needs. It is engaged in developing zinc finger DNA-binding proteins (ZFPs) for therapeutic gene regulation and modification. Its zinc finger DNA-binding proteins (ZFPs) could be engineered to make ZFP nucleases (ZFNs) proteins, which could be used to modify DNA sequences in various ways for genome editing and gene regulation and ZFP transcription factors (ZFP TFs) proteins could be used to turn genes on or off. The company has ongoing Phase 2 clinical trials to evaluate the safety and efficacy of a novel ZFP Therapeutic for the treatment of HIV/AIDS. Its other therapeutic programs are focused on monogenic diseases, including hemophilia, Huntington's disease and hemoglobinopathies such as beta-thalassemia and sickle cell anemia. Sangamo BioSciences was founded by Lanphier O. Edward II on June 22, 1995 and is headquartered in Richmond, CA

Contact Information

Sangamo BioSciences, Inc.
Point Richmond Tech Center II
Richmond California 94804
P:(510) 970-6000
Investor Relations:
15109706000271

Employees

Shareholders

Individual stakeholders8.79%
Other institutional37.69%
Mutual fund holders36.21%

Top Executives

Edward O. LanphierPresident, Chief Executive Officer & Director
Henry Ward WolffChief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
Dale G. AndoChief Medical Officer & VP-Therapeutic Development
Geoffrey M. NicholExecutive Vice President-Research & Development
David G. IchikawaSenior Vice President-Business Development