Creso Pharma Limited (ASX:CPH, FRA:1X8) gave an update on target acquisition company, Halucenex Life Sciences (“Halucenex”).
Halucenex have entered into an advisory agreement with Growing Together Research Inc., to explore the genome sequencing of natural psilocybe.
Halucenex is going to incorporate the use of additional psychedelic substances including LSD, Ketamine and MDMA in its treatment development initiatives for disorders including treatment resistant depression, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and other mental health illnesses.
The aim is creating an intellectual property portfolio to assist in maximising the active ingredients in various strains of magic mushrooms and explore which elements have the best efficacy when being used to treat specific conditions.
A long term goal of the collaboration is to create an entire set of Psilocybe cubensis phenotypes, which will be tailored to specific use cases, including extraction of compounds from a fungal biomass and a holistic organismsm to provide whole mushrooms to medical professionals for administering in a standardised format.
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