Looking at the data side by side reveals there is much work to do, and why understanding the entourage effect is essential.
From constipation to cognition, serotonin receptors play many roles in addition to the psychedelic effect.
Researchers isolate ß-carbolines from several species of Psilocybe.
Yes, and it may work via 5-HT2A as well as the cannabinoid receptors.
This new knowledge provides more options for developing psychedelics into therapeutic drug formulations.
This is the first time psilocybin has been produced from a prokaryotic organism.
Psilacetin is easier and less expensive to make than psilocybin, but much of its pharmacology is unknown.
New research provides insight into the debate centered around the brain's capacity to synthesize DMT endogenously.
Aeruginascin remains an understudied compound in psychedelic research.
These new compounds will give scientists a better understanding of how serotonin-based psychedelics work.