Silo Pharma (NASDAQ: SILO), a developmental stage biopharmaceutical company focused on merging traditional therapeutics with psychedelic research, today announced that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (“USPTO”) has issued U.S. Patent 16/825,371 titled “Peptide-Targeted Liposomal Delivery for Treatment, Diagnosis and Imaging of Diseases and Disorders.” According to the announcement, the new patent claims cover the company’s portfolio drug SPU-21, a peptide-guided anti-arthritis drug, as a method of selectively targeting inflamed synovial tissue. “Our SPU-21 liposomal homing peptides, licensed from the University of Maryland, Baltimore, are able to identify markers of arthritic inflammation in joints and have potential for the development of fusion imaging molecules and/or nanoparticles to study arthritic pathogenesis,” said Eric Weisblum, chief executive officer of Silo Pharma. “The expanded claims in this new patent grant reinforce protection for our ongoing development of SPU-21 guided delivery of targeted psilocybin as a therapeutic agent for rheumatoid arthritis (‘RA’), our initial indication.”
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About Silo Pharma Inc.
Silo Pharma is a development-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on merging traditional therapeutics with psychedelic research for people suffering from indications such as PTSD, Alzheimer’s disease and other rare neurological disorders. Silo’s mission is to identify assets to license and fund the research, which it believes will be transformative to the well-being of patients and the health care industry. For more information about the company, visit www.SiloPharma.com.
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