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PHARMNOVO IS A BIOPHARMA COMPANY performing research and development in collaboration with internationally leading academic and pharmaceutical scientists in their fields related to pain and pain therapy.

PharmNovo
PN6047
Sequani
Ardena
Timeline
Bioresearch
Karolinska
Ozak
University
of Pecs
Washington
University
Prosilico
Eurofins Cerep
KLIFO
StatMind
WIN-OC
RedGlead
CTC
University
of Nottingham
Neil Konsult AB
Marilyn
Aardema
Consulting
High Force
University
of Bristol
TKT
Recipharm
Academic institutions
Contract Research Organisations

Teaming up for next phase

THE PRE-CLINICAL PHASE of the PN6047 development project is fundamentally complete and planning is now in train for regulatory toxicology testing and first in man clinical trials. The regulatory toxicology programme is being designed in collaboration with selected experts who will advise and manage the conduct and analysis of the animal testing.

Clinical input into the remaining phases of the project is clearly necessary and PharmNovo has put together a first class clinical team. The team includes; Andrew Rice, Professor of Pain Research, Imperial College, London; (link), Dr Roger Knaggs, Associate Professor in Pharmacy Practice, University of Nottingham (link), Chair of the UK Clinical Pharmacy Association pain management group) and Dr Peder Andersson, Chief Executive Officer, Biosergen.

Together with Board member Dr Anthony Ford, the team has huge experience of  overseeing clinical testing of new drugs, interaction with regulatory bodies and progression to the market.

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June 5, 2024

PharmNovo presenting at the Global Forum

On May 29–30, BioStock hosted the Global Forum. The event is the first of its kind, aimed at bringing together growth stage Nordic life science companies looking to expand into new markets and experts armed with a profound knowledge of how business is done across the globe.

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March 21, 2024

Positive final Phase I results

The final results from the Phase I clinical for our neuropathic pain drug candidate PN6047, demonstrates safety and tolerability and a lack of the adverse effects commonly associated with conventional opioids. The findings from the Phase I trial show that PN6047 is safe and well-tolerated at the doses tested, with no serious adverse events reported.

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March 10, 2024

Meet Bengt von Mentzer, founder and Chief scientific advisor

Bengt von Mentzer founded PharmNovo 16 years ago, and today, his visionary approach and scientific process still drive the development of the groundbreaking compound PN6047. At the intersection of innovation and scientific leadership, Bengt von Mentzer is paving the way for how to reshape the landscape of chronic pain treatment.

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January 30, 2024

NIDA funds studies

The US National Institute of Drug Abuse (NIDA) has funded a project investigating the drug candidate PN6047, a novel and highly selective Delta Opioid Receptor Agonist (DORA), represents a unique approach to addressing this medical challenge.

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