Medicortex Seeks Crowd Source Funding

Medicortex Finland Is Developing Therapeutic Drugs and Diagnostic Tools for Traumatic Brain Injury

                                  

MediCortex is currently seeking investors and has launched a crowd funding in order to develop therapeutic drugs for Traumatic Brain Injury, TBI, and to identify biomarkers to reliably evaluate the extent and severity of brain injury.

MediCortex Finland, a start-up pharmaceutical company focused on the treatment of neurodegenerative conditions, is developing therapeutic drugs which will limit the long-term effects of brain injury, including the types of severe brain trauma that veterans have received in combat. Another mission for the company is to identify biomarkers and a test to reliably establish the severity and extent of a brain injury.

Medicortex is working towards the identification of brain injury biomarkers and their incorporation into a quick and accurate diagnostic kit that can be used by all healthcare professionals with ease. The ideal kit will not only diagnose the presence of brain injury, it will also quantify its severity and indicate the precise treatment needed. In addition, the kit could become a key component of efficacy testing in all future clinical trials on TBI.

 

About MediCortex 

MediCortex was founded by Dr. Adrian Harel in 2014 in Turku, Finland, and operates as a privately owned company. Dr. Harel has a track record in leadership of early-stage drug discovery companies and business management. MediCortex Finland, currently in the proof-of-concept stage, is seeking an investment to support synthesis and initial in-vitro tissue culture studies for assessing the biological activity and lack of toxicity of its pipeline compounds. The company has launched a crowd funding campaign accessible at http://privatequity.biz/stock/medicortex-finland-oy/

 

Contact

Adrian Harel, Ph.D., MBA 
Itäinen Pitkäkatu 4 B, 4. krs

FI-20520 Turku
Tel: +358 (0) 46 611 3988

Fax: +358 (0) 2251 0100
e-mail: adrian.harel@medicortex.fi 
website: www.medicortex.fi 

 

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