HelixPharma s.r.l. is a leading company in the production of snail mucus and derivatives, certified, patented and characterized. Born as an innovative start-up of the University of Ferrara, it develops and produces high-performance substances with a controlled production chain.


Our staff works every day in university laboratories to provide our customers with high-quality products guaranteed and proven in a bioavailable form. HelixPharma is a young and flexible company able to perform advanced research, by means of skills and technological structures of primary importance.

The processing of snail's mucus: our technology

Our patented controlled supply chain technologies allow to completely recover the HelixComplex® of the snail secretion, characterized by a certain aminoacidic and protein profile, thus providing an effective and highly bioavailable active ingredient, able to provide a tangible solution if it is contained in Medical Device formulations or in high-profile cosmetics.

Snail's mucus: our solution  

Thanks to the studies conducted and in the processing phase, we are able to guarantee a diversified product, while maintaining its naturalness, which can be indicated for a pharmaceutical use rather than cosmetic or PCM. Medical devices, modulating the concentration and acting on the components of the HeliComplex® present in HelixComplex, ie the set of bioactive molecules contained in it.


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