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KGK Science

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Founded Year

1997

Stage

Acquired - II | Acquired

About KGK Science

KGK Science is a contract research organization offering human clinical trials and regulatory services to the health nutrition industry.On May 27, 2021, KGK Science was acquired by Myconic Capital. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Headquarters Location

Suite 1440, One London Place, 255 Queens Avenue

London, Ontario, N6A 5R8,

Canada

519-438-9374

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Expert Collections containing KGK Science

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KGK Science Patents

KGK Science has filed 1 patent.

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Application Date

Grant Date

Title

Related Topics

Status

1/31/2013

1/8/2019

Skin pigmentation, Disturbances of human pigmentation, Block ciphers, Dermatologic terminology, Sun tanning

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Application Date

1/31/2013

Grant Date

1/8/2019

Title

Related Topics

Skin pigmentation, Disturbances of human pigmentation, Block ciphers, Dermatologic terminology, Sun tanning

Status

Grant

Latest KGK Science News

Wellbeing Subsidiary KGK Science Submits CTA for Phase IIA Clinical Trial

Nov 30, 2022

11/30/2022 | 08:31am EST Message : *Required fields KGK has submitted a clinical trial application for Phase IIa clinical trial to test the efficacy of psilocybin on Fragile X syndrome Wellbeing Digital Sciences Inc. (“Wellbeing” or the “Company”) (NEO: MEDI) (OTC: KONEF) (FRA: SQ2), an evidence-based mental healthcare company focused on the development and implementation of innovative clinical solutions, including psychedelic medicine and digital therapeutics as supported by clinical research, announces that its wholly owned subsidiary KGK Sciences Inc. (“KGK”), has submitted a clinical trial application (“CTA”) on behalf of client Nova Mentis Life Science Corp. (“Nova Mentis” or the “Client”) (CSE:NOVA, OTC:NMLSF, FRA:HN3Q) for a phase IIa clinical trial assessing the safety and efficacy of a microdose of psilocybin in the treatment of cognitive and behavioural symptoms associated with Fragile X Syndrome (“FXS”). “This is certainly an exciting time for KGK Science and our client Nova Mentis as we await Health Canada’s review of this pioneering Phase IIa psilocybin microdose study,” commented Najla Guthrie, CEO of Wellbeing Digital & KGK Science. “Over the past 25 years, we have successfully helped hundreds of companies with custom designed clinical trials and claim substantiation strategies that move products efficiently into the global markets,” added Najla. The CTA is subject to a 30-day review by Health Canada, and if approval is granted, KGK intends to start the clinical study in early 2023. This open-label 10 patient study will also be used to support Nova Mentis’ drug development program under U.S. FDA Orphan Drug designation, which was received in late 2021. Nova Mentis has completed production of pharmaceutical grade cGMP synthetic psilocybin 1.5 mg microdose capsules that will be used to advance the necessary research and development steps needed for successful drug regulatory approval and future commercialization. “The submission of the CTA is a significant milestone in the clinical development of Nova Mentis’ proprietary drug called NM-1001,” said William Rascan, President & CEO of Nova Mentis. “The study is the first human clinical study of psilocybin for FXS and is also intended to support an Orphan Drug submission with the both the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and European Medicines Agency. We are confident that KGK’s extensive experience in high-quality clinical research trials and expert regulatory support in the space will enable us to continue to make considerable progress towards successful treatment of ASD and FXS, currently unmet medical needs.” ABOUT KGK SCIENCE Subsidiary of Wellbeing Digital Sciences, KGK is a leading North American contract research organization based in London, Ontario that primarily provides high-quality clinical research trials with a focus on nutraceutical and emerging health care products. Founded in 1997, the business has successfully helped hundreds of companies with custom designed clinical trials and claim substantiation strategies to move products into global markets. KGK’s other existing service lines include expert regulatory support and compliance solutions, participant recruitment, research support services and consulting services. Furthermore, the company has produced over 150 publications, executed over 400 clinical trials across more than 40 indications, amassed 25,000 participants in its database and collected 10 million data points. For additional information, please visit kgkscience.com . ABOUT WELLBEING DIGITAL SCIENCES Wellbeing Digital Sciences Inc. is an evidence-based mental healthcare company focused on the development and implementation of innovative clinical treatment solutions, including psychedelic medicine and digital therapeutics, as supported by clinical research. Its mission is supported by a network of North American clinics that provide forward-thinking therapies and other types of treatment to patients as well as through a contract research organization that offers clinical trials services to clients pursuing drug development. For additional information, please visit wellbeingdigital.co . ABOUT NOVA MENTIS Nova Mentis Life Science Corp. is a Canadian-based biotechnology company and global leader in developing diagnostics and psilocybin-based therapeutics for neuroinflammatory disorders. Nova is the first biotech company to achieve orphan drug designation in both the United States and European Union for the use of psilocybin in the treatment of Fragile X Syndrome (FXS). Our goal is to diagnose and treat debilitating chronic conditions that have unmet medical needs, such as autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and FXS. For further information on the Company, please visit www.novamentis.ca or email info@novamentis.ca . On behalf of: Notice Regarding Forward-Looking Information: This news release contains forward-looking statements including but not limited to statements regarding the Company’s business, assets or investments, as well other statements that are not historical facts. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements, as there can be no assurance that the plans, intentions or expectations upon which they are based will occur. By their nature, forward-looking statements involve numerous assumptions, known and unknown risks and uncertainties, both general and specific, that contribute to the possibility that the predictions, forecasts, projections and other forward-looking statements will not occur, which may cause actual performance and results in future periods to differ materially from any estimates or projections of future performance or results expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. These assumptions, risks and uncertainties include, among other things, the state of the economy in general and capital markets in particular, investor interest in the business and prospects of the Company. The forward-looking statements contained in this news release are made as of the date of this news release. Except as required by law, the Company disclaims any intention and assumes no obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by applicable securities law. Additionally, the Company undertakes no obligation to comment on the expectations of, or statements made, by third parties in respect of the matters discussed above. View source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20221130005210/en/ © Business Wire 2022

KGK Science Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  • When was KGK Science founded?

    KGK Science was founded in 1997.

  • Where is KGK Science's headquarters?

    KGK Science's headquarters is located at Suite 1440, One London Place, 255 Queens Avenue, London.

  • What is KGK Science's latest funding round?

    KGK Science's latest funding round is Acquired - II.

  • Who are the investors of KGK Science?

    Investors of KGK Science include Wellbeing Digital Sciences, Auxly Cannabis Group and CPS Capital.

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