Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

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9 Months Ended
Sep. 30, 2015
Aug. 30, 2016
Document and Entity Information    
Entity Registrant Name KALOBIOS PHARMACEUTICALS INC  
Entity Central Index Key 0001293310  
Document Type 10-Q  
Document Period End Date Sep. 30, 2015  
Amendment Flag false  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31  
Entity Current Reporting Status No  
Entity Filer Category Smaller Reporting Company  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   14,897,993
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2015  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q3