Vancouver, British Columbia – TheNewswire – November 08, 2021 – Blackhawk Growth Corp. (CNSX:BLR.CN) (OTC:BLRZF) (Frankfurt:0JJ) (the “Corporation” or “Blackhawk”), is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary, MindBio Therapeutics Pty Ltd (“MindBio”), has received feedback from the trial’s independent Data and Safety Monitoring Committee that the Phase 1 clinical trial is approved to continue after a successful six month safety review.
MindBio is a multi-disciplinary company pioneering new treatments for mental health conditions using psychedelic medicines, technology assisted mental health interventions and psychedelic assisted psychotherapies.
MindBio is currently undertaking the world’s first clinical trial of its kind microdosing LSD to 80 healthy participants who take the drug at home in the same way that they would take any other medication. MindBio is also targeting Major Depressive Disorder and distress in late-stage cancer patients in its Phase 2 trials which are currently in development and will follow next year.
The approval to continue Phase 1 clinical trials microdosing LSD after the independent safety review is a positive milestone achieved with more than 50% of the participants having now completed the trial.
“We are very pleased to report these safety outcomes in our clinical trials,” said Frederick Pels, CEO of Blackhawk Growth Corp. “These results showcase the caliber of work we are doing, targeting more effective medical treatments for mental health conditions. Throughout these trials, MindBio is solidifying its position as a market leader in the psychedelic research sector. We look forward to updating shareholders with further developments in the near future.”
About Blackhawk Growth
Blackhawk is an investment holding company looking to create substantial value for its shareholders through the acquisition and development of high growth companies. It has focused its investments in the health, cannabis and cannabidiol industries in both Canada and the United States. Its portfolio of companies includes Sac Pharma, LeichtMind Clinics, Noble Hemp, Spaced Food, NuWave Foods, and MindBio Therapeutics. Blackhawk continues to bring its investments to cash flow and is growing at an exceeding pace.
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