The patent was granted by India’s Office of the Controller-General of Patents, Designs and Trademarks
VANCOUVER, June 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Clearmind Medicine Inc. (CSE: CMND, OTC Pink: CMNDF, FSE: CWY0) (“Clearmind” or the "Company"), a biotech company focused on discovery and development of novel psychedelic-derived therapeutics to solve major undertreated health problems, has been granted patent approval from the Office of the Controller-General of Patents, Designs and Trademarks in India. The patent refers to the company’s proprietary MEAI-based alcohol substitute patent family.
"Our innovation continues to gain global recognition, this time by the Indian patent office." said Dr. Adi Zuloff- Shani, Clearmind's Chief Executive Officer. “Clearmind is the sole owner of a family of patents concerning a synthetic substance as a replacement for alcohol.
“We will address the tremendous global problem of alcohol abuse by developing both approved treatments and food supplements,” she added.
Clearmind was previously also granted patents for this application in Europe and has pending applications in the United States and China for this patent family.
About Clearmind Medicine Inc.
Clearmind is a new biotech company focused on the discovery and development of safe and novel psychedelic-derived therapeutics to treat alcohol use disorder and other pressing health challenges.
The Israeli- Canadian company holds several patents for the non-hallucinogenic compound MEAI (5-methoxy-2-aminoindane, a novel psychoactive substance). The company intends to seek additional patents for its compounds whenever warranted and will remain opportunistic regarding the acquisition of additional intellectual property to build its portfolio.
Clearmind has established a research collaboration with the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and Bar Ilan University. The partnerships aim to expand its R&D capabilities and discover new candidate treatments for other mental health issues. Shares of Clearmind are listed for trading on the Canadian Securities Exchange under the symbol "CMND", the Frankfurt Stock Exchange under the symbol “CWY0” and on the OTC pink under the symbol "CMNDF".
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