Vancouver, British Columbia, June 10, 2022 – Filament Health Corp. (OTCQB:FLHLF) (NEO:FH) (FSE:7QS) (“Filament” or the “Company”), a clinical-stage natural psychedelic drug development company, today announced that it has cultivated its 70th variety of psilocybin-containing mushrooms at its 3,500 square foot GMP-compliant facility in Metro Vancouver. Filament also announced the successful development of standardized, pharmaceutical-grade ayahuasca extract, designed for oral administration by capsule or tablet. The drug product was manufactured using Filament’s proprietary processing and standardization technology.
“We are proud to announce these milestones which are a testament to the expertise of our research and development team,” said Ryan Moss, Chief Science Officer at Filament Health. “Our cultivation efforts provide a robust foundation for both our drug development platform and position as a leading provider of IP-protected botanical drug candidates.”
Filament’s library includes 42 varieties of Psilocybe cubensis in addition to further varieties belonging to other psilocybin-producing species. The Company’s research and development team is conducting ongoing cultivation, screening, and analysis to determine the highest potency and efficacy of different cultivars, as well as optimal cultivation techniques and growing.
ANNOUNCEMENT OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
Filament announced that the Annual General Meeting (the “AGM”) of shareholders will be held on Tuesday June 28, 2022, at 9:00 a.m. (Pacific Time) on a virtual-only basis. The Notice of the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders can be viewed at https://filament.health/investors.
The Company is holding the Meeting completely virtually via live webcast to enable greater shareholder attendance and participation. All shareholders, regardless of geographic location and equity ownership, will have an equal opportunity to participate at the Meeting. Registered shareholders and duly appointed proxyholders will be able to attend, participate, and vote at the Meeting online at https://web.lumiagm.com/268-266-209.
The results of the poll votes on the proposed resolutions will be announced via press release as soon as practicable after the conclusion of the AGM.
ABOUT FILAMENT HEALTH (OTCQB:FLHLF) (NEO:FH) (FSE:7QS)
Filament Health is a clinical-stage natural psychedelic drug development company. We believe that safe, standardized, naturally-derived psychedelic medicines can improve the lives of many, and our mission is to see them in the hands of everyone who needs them as soon as possible. Filament’s platform of proprietary intellectual property enables the discovery, development, and delivery of natural psychedelic medicines for clinical development. We are paving the way with the first-ever natural psychedelic drug candidates.
Anna Cordon, Director of Communications
FORWARD LOOKING STATEMENTS
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