Reset Pharma has licensed Filament's botanical psilocybin drug candidate for a phase 2 clinical trial studying demoralization syndrome
"Clinical trial data indicates that psilocybin may be effective in treating demoralization syndrome, so we are pleased to partner with Filament, a leader in the development of pharmaceutical-grade botanical psilocybin, to advance our clinical trial," said
"Reset Pharma's lead program focuses on developing a psilocybin-related product to treat demoralization syndrome in patients with cancer. We believe that these patients have significant levels of demoralization with a perceived lack of control, hopelessness and helplessness, an increased risk of suicide, and currently have no effective treatment options."
The licensing agreement with Filament grants Reset Pharma use of PEX010 for a phase 2 FDA clinical trial.
"We believe that demoralization syndrome is a complex and under-examined area of study," said
Reset Pharma joins a growing list of Filament licensing partners using PEX010 to advance their clinical trial programs. Filament's partners are focused on indications including opioid tapering, palliative care, and alcohol use disorder.
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