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Related to Christmas disease: haemophilia, Hemophilia C, Von Willebrand disease, Hæmophilia
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Also known as Christmas disease, hemophilia B is a blood coagulation disorder caused by an inborn deficiency in the body's ability to produce Factor IX.
This agreement enables GeneMedicine to develop a treatment of hemophilia B or Christmas Disease, a life-threatening blood disorder suffered by several thousand people in the United States.