Nutra Pharma Corp., a biotechnology company that is developing drugs for HIV and Multiple Sclerosis has today announced that its drug discovery division, ReceptoPharm, has received notification of acceptance of its paper for publication in the Critical Reviews in Immunology special conference issue.
The article, entitled “Alpha-Cobratoxin as a possible therapy for Multiple Sclerosis; a review of the literature leading to its development for this application”, discusses the background and reasoning behind ReceptoPharm’s research on its treatment for Multiple Sclerosis (MS). The Company has completed Phase I studies and is preparing to begin its Phase II human clinical trials.
“We are honored to have our paper accepted for publication in such a well respected journal,” commented Paul Reid, CEO of ReceptoPharm, Inc. “Alpha-Cobratoxin could play an important role in treating Multiple Sclerosis and we believe it is important to disseminate our research throughout the scientific community ,” he added.
Recently, ReceptoPharm announced it received a letter of intent to create a joint venture in China aimed at developing the Company’s antiviral drug, RPI-MN, for the Chinese market. RPI-MN is ReceptoPharm’s lead drug candidate being researched for the treatment of HIV/AIDS and other viral disorders.
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