Company Description (as filed with the SEC)
We are a technology-oriented company with a mission to promote maintenance of a healthy metabolism and lifestyle. Since the incorporation of our Rock Creek Pharmaceuticals subsidiary in 2007, we have focused on utilizing certain alkaloids found in the Solanacea family of plants, which includes potatoes, tomatoes, and eggplants, initially to address issues related to the desire to smoke or use of other traditional tobacco products. More recently, Rock Creek Pharmaceuticals has been concentrating on the anti-inflammatory aspects of one of those alkaloids, anatabine. We believe our research and development efforts relating to the anatabine alkaloid have positioned us to utilize our technology to develop a range of non-nicotine dietary supplements and potentially related pharmaceutical products that could be beneficial in maintaining a healthy metabolism and in supporting good nutrition. ... More ...