Bioxytran, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company whose mission is to develop anti-necrosis drugs that treat a variety of medical conditions resulting from Ischemia.
The company focuses on the development and commercialization of first-in-class treatments to prevent catastrophic brain damage resulting from hypoxic conditions following brain stroke. The Company’s lead product candidate, BXT-25
, is an anti-necrosis drug that carries oxygen to tissues when the flow of blood is blocked. It will be tested as a potent resuscitative agent to treat Ischemic brain strokes, also known as Cardiac Cerebrovascular Accidents (CVA). In addition, our drug candidate, BXT-252
, will be tested as a regenerative agent in a variety of wound healing applications.
Bioxytran, Inc. is working to develop new molecules that address unmet medical needs. Bioxytran, Inc.’s drug candidates have a large market potential as anti-necrotic drugs for multiple disease indications that result from hypoxia.
David Platt, PhD/CEO and Chariman of the Board
Dr. Platt is a world-renowned expert in carbohydrate chemistry who has founded three publicly traded companies, creating nearly $1B for investors. He has raised $150M directly in public markets in the U.S., and has led development of two drug candidates from concept through phase II clinical trials. Prior to BioXyTran Inc. Dr. Platt founded Boston Therapeutics Inc. in 2010 (OTC: BTHE). Between 2001 and 2009, Dr. Platt became a founder of Pro-Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTC: PRWP and AMEX: PRW, now NASDAQ: GALT), and served as its chief executive officer and board chairman. In 1995 Dr. Platt founded International Gene Group (NASDAQ: IGGI, GLGS now LPJC); he continued to serve the firm through 2000.
Ola Soderquist, CPA, CMA, CM&AA/ CFO
Mr. Soderquist has more than 30 years of senior international entrepreneurial management experience within technology companies. He has served in CFO and other managerial capacities in multiple industry sectors and companies, such as Industrivarden (OMX:INDU), Electrolux (OMX:ELUX), Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC), Swedish Match (OMX:SWMA) and SKF AB (OMX:SKF), and most recently in Belden (NYSE: BDC) and Traction (OMX:TRAC). Ola is a multi-lingual senior finance professional poised to work globally and cross-functionally, particularly with complex projects involving business integration, systems implementation, continuous improvement, and process excellence. Ola’s managerial experience portfolio includes; Start-ups, Private, Public, Venture Capital and Private Equity ownership. He obtained a BS and an MS in Accounting from Stockholm School of Economics and an MBA from Babson College – Franklin W. Olin Graduate School of Business.
Juan Carlos Talavera / Scientific Advisory Board
Dr. Lopez-Talavera has over 20 years of experience in the biopharma industry, with extensive expertise in liver and gastrointestinal diseases. Most recently, Dr. Lopez-Talavera was Senior Vice President, Head of Medical Affairs and member of the Executive Team at Intercept Pharmaceuticals. Previously he held positions at AbbVie as Head of Medical Affairs, Global Research and Development, Bristol Myers Squibb, as Vice President and Global Development Lead, and Roche Laboratories as Senior Medical Director. Before moving into the industry, Dr. Lopez-Talavera was an Assistant Professor with the Divisions of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, and Endocrinology and Pathology at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Associate Professor of Medicine with the Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona and Attending Physician of the Liver Unit at the Hospital General Universitari Vall D’Hebron in Barcelona.
? Experienced management: BioXyTran, Inc.’s management team has a successful track record in the biotech and pharmaceutical arena, with decades of collective experience.
? Focus on novel therapeutic opportunities: To date, only a few drugs have been approved for ischemic stroke, wound healing and TBI . There is currently no effective way to treat necrosis or hypoxia. Oxygen Therapy Inc. is positioned to become a major player in this field of unmet medical needs.
? Balanced profile: Our two leading products for humans position Oxygen Therapy Inc. as a leader in two large and growing hypoxia-treatment markets.
? Drugs are differentiated formulations: Our lead drug product candidates are well-differentiated and designed to treat complications of hypoxia.
? Intellectual property and market protection: The Company owns a key patent and is developing a robust intellectual property portfolio of patent applications and trademarks.