TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Biomind Labs Inc. (“Biomind Labs” or the “Company”) (NEO: BMND) (OTC: CRSWF) (FSE: 3XI), a leading biotech company focused on innovation and research on endogenous tryptamines (biomolecules acting as psychoneuroplastogens) for the treatment of mental health disorders and beyond, is pleased to announce that it has received confirmation from the Depository Trust Company (the “DTC“) that its common shares are now eligible for electronic clearing and settlement through the DTC in the United States.
Alejandro Antalich, Chief Executive Officer and Director of Biomind Labs, said: “We are pleased to have obtained our DTC eligibility, complementing our recent listing approval on the OTCQB Venture Market announced on February 17, 2022. This eligibility will simplify the process of trading shares in the United States, which will be beneficial to Biomind Labs and our shareholders. With DTC eligibility, the increased accessibility and visibility is expected to attract greater investment and trading liquidity from American investors as our shares will be available to a broader range of investors. We look forward to inviting existing and prospective investors to be a part of Biomind Labs’ ambition to continue to grow and facilitate the future generation of pharmaceuticals.”
DTC is a subsidiary of the Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation, a U.S. company that manages the electronic clearing and settlement of securities for publicly traded companies in the United States. With DTC eligibility, existing investors and brokers benefit from potentially greater liquidity, execution speeds, and reduction in costs, while opening the door to new investors that may have been previously restricted from the Company’s common shares.
About Biomind Labs Inc.
Biomind Labs is a biotech research and development company aimed at transforming biomedical sciences knowledge into novel pharmaceutical drugs and innovative nanotech delivery systems for a variety of psychiatric and neurological conditions. Through its acceleration platform, Biomind Labs is developing novel pharmaceutical formulations of the main psychedelic molecules, DMT, 5-MeO-DMT and mescaline for treating a wide range of therapeutic indications. Biomind Labs’ focus is to provide patients access to affordable and modern-day treatments.
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Forward-looking statements in this document include, among others, statements relating to the ability of the Company’s innovation and research on endogenous tryptamines to possibly treat mental health disorders and beyond, the Company’s DTC eligibility possibly resulting in increased accessibility, visibility and attracting greater investment and trading liquidity from American investors, the Company’s novel pharmaceutical formulations treating a wide range of therapeutic indications and other statements that are not historical facts.
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The Company makes no medical, treatment or health benefit claims about the Company’s proposed products. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Health Canada or other similar regulatory authorities have not evaluated claims regarding tryptamine-based treatments, psychedelic-based therapies or other psychedelic compounds. The efficacy of such products has not been confirmed by approved research. There is no assurance that the use of psychedelic tryptamines, tryptamine derivatives or other psychedelic compounds can diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease or condition. Vigorous scientific research and clinical trials are needed. The Company has not yet completed clinical trials for the use of its proposed products. Any references to quality, consistency, efficacy and safety of potential products do not imply that the Company verified such in clinical trials or that the Company will complete such trials. If the Company cannot obtain the approvals or research necessary to commercialize its business, it may have a material adverse effect on the Company’s performance and operations.
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