Porta Sophia

Prior Art Library

Porta Sophia is a non-profit entity created for patent reviewers around the world to help them find relevant prior art in the field of psychedelics.

The library provides convenient access, via a simple search tool, to scientific literature, previous patents, historical archives, online forums and more. Key content from the public domain focuses on medical applications, means of production, drug combinations and various drug formulations of multiple psychedelic compounds.

The mission of Porta Sophia is to protect innovation surrounding psychedelics as well as the patients who will someday benefit from their therapeutic use.

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Global Search

Our global search tool returns results from Porta Sophia and other relevant databases. The tool highlights compounds of interest in yellow, with supporting patent types and sub-themes highlighted in blue.

Try it out by typing "psilocybin depression"

Targeted Site Search

  • Select one of the three dropdown categories below.
  • Add additional categories to narrow your search.
  • Hover over the reference title to view a curated summary of the reference.
  • Select the "view reference" box to be directed to the primary source.