We also earlier in the quarter signed a very interesting collaboration with a company called Sangamo, and this is focusing on developments of therapeutics for hemophilia. We've identified 3 blood factors. We're also looking at a range of potential HGT targets, and so we can talk about that later. And we're looking at other monogenic diseases based on Sangamo's technology, the so-called zinc finger protein technology.And this adds to our existing hematology franchise of XAGRID, which is still commercialized in international markets as a rare orphan drug, and also SPD 535, which is still in development. And again, we're looking at that for different types of use in the hematology space, and we'll talk more about that probably later this year as we formalize our plans as to where we think that product can gain best utility.
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