SEC FORM 3 SEC Form 3
FORM 3 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

INITIAL STATEMENT OF BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
LIFESCI INDEX PARTNERS LLC

(Last) (First) (Middle)
250 WEST 55TH STREET, 16TH FLOOR

(Street)
NEW YORK NY 10019

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Date of Event Requiring Statement (Month/Day/Year)
03/09/2018
3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
Novus Therapeutics, Inc. [ NVUS ]
4. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director X 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
5. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
Form filed by One Reporting Person
X Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 4) 2. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned (Instr. 4) 3. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 4. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Common Stock, $.001 par value 1,066,067 I See Footnote(1)
Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 2. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 3. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 4. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 5. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 6. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
LIFESCI INDEX PARTNERS LLC

(Last) (First) (Middle)
250 WEST 55TH STREET, 16TH FLOOR

(Street)
NEW YORK NY 10019

(City) (State) (Zip)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
YOOK PAUL

(Last) (First) (Middle)
C/O LIFESCI VENTURE GP, LLC
250WEST 55TH STREET, 16TH FLOOR

(Street)
NEW YORK NY 10019

(City) (State) (Zip)
Explanation of Responses:
1. The Common Stock is held in the accounts of private investment funds managed by LifeSci Index Partners, LLC and may be deemed to be beneficially owned by Paul Yook, a principal of LifeSci Index Partners, LLC. Each of the Reporting Persons disclaims beneficial ownership of the reported securities except to the extent of his or its pecuniary interest therein, and affirmatively disclaims being a "group" for purposes of Section 16 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended.
LifeSci Index Partners, LLC, By: /s/ Paul Yook 03/20/2018
/s/ Paul Yook 03/20/2018
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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