Yes, and it may work via 5-HT2A as well as the cannabinoid receptors.
As psychedelic research moves ahead, some have started to identify several topics of significant interest to women.
Chicago could become the largest US city to decriminalize entheogens
This new knowledge provides more options for developing psychedelics into therapeutic drug formulations.
The center aims to quantify the chemicals in magic mushrooms and possibly identify new psychedelic molecules in them.
This is the first time psilocybin has been produced from a prokaryotic organism.
Usona Institute Beginning Phase 2 Clinical Trials Using Psilocybin to Treat Major Depressive Disorder
Enrollment of study volunteers is expected to start within the next two months.
Psilacetin is easier and less expensive to make than psilocybin, but much of its pharmacology is unknown.
A 2014 study showed that psilocybin opens up communication between areas of the human brain that don't normally talk to each other.
The center is the first of its kind in the US and will propel psychedelic research to a new level.