Global Blood Therapeutics is focused on developing novel, orally-available therapeutics for chronic blood diseases. The company is addressing severe, non-malignant blood-based diseases for which there are currently no effective cures and only extremely limited therapeutic options. Learn More

Spotlight on Sickle Cell Disease 

Global Blood Therapeutics’ lead program is in sickle cell disease (SCD), which impacts approximately 100,000 patients in the U.S. and more than 7 million worldwide. There are very limited treatment options for patients with SCD, and none that address the underlying cause of the disease.

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Recent News

12.8.14

Global Blood Therapeutics’ GBT440 Demonstrates Ability to Positively Impact Fundamental Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) Processes in Studies Presented at 2014 American Society of Hematology (ASH) Conference Read More >>


12.2.14

Global Blood Therapeutics to Present New Data Highlighting Therapeutic Potential of GBT440 in Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) at 2014 American Society of Hematology (ASH) Conference Read More >>


8.4.14

Global Blood Therapeutics Names Hing Sham Senior Vice President of Chemistry, Promotes Uma Sinha to Chief Scientific Officer Read More >>