Companies / 22nd Century Group, Inc

Address: 9530 MAIN STREET
Zip: 14031
Phone: (716) 270-1523
SIC: 2111
CIK: 1347858

22nd Century Group, Inc


22nd Century Group, Inc., a plant biotechnology company, provides technology that allows increasing or decreasing the level of nicotine and other nicotinic alkaloids in tobacco plants, and cannabinoids in hemp/cannabis plants through genetic engineering and plant breeding. It offers premium cigarettes under the RED SUN and MAGIC brands; and SPECTRUM research cigarettes for use in independent clinical studies. The company's products under development include BRAND A, a very low nicotine content cigarette; X-22, a tobacco-based botanical medical product for use as an aid to smoking cessation; and BRAND B, a low-tar-to-nicotine ratio cigarette. It is also involved in contract manufacturing business for third-party branded tobacco products. The company has a strategic research and development agreement with Keygene N.V. to develop hemp/cannabis plants for medical and therapeutic use, and other applications. 22nd Century Group, Inc. was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Williamsville, New York.

Top Board Members

  • Sicignano Henry Iii

    director, officer: President and CEO
  • Rector David

    director, officer: CEO, CFO, Pres/Sec & Treasurer
  • Asirwatham Ronald

    director, officer: CEO, CFO, Pres/Sec & Treasurer
  • Warman Nanuk

    10 percent owner, other: CEO, CFO, Pres/Sec & Treas
  • Fleet Clifford B

    director, officer: President and CEO