The 5-HT2A receptor is central to the effects of many psychedelics, but it may not be the only receptor involved.
New research suggests that ketamine can aid in reorganizing alcohol-related memories.
A recent Nature paper provides novel insights into the neural correlates of the Breakthrough Experience associated with DMT.
Crystal structures help researchers understand changes at the molecular level that affect the physical properties of compounds.
Stamets says standardized formulations of multiple psilocybin analogs are the "wave of the future" because of the entourage effect.
There’s a lot more going on inside magic mushrooms than just psilocybin.
Female hormones affect binding at the 5-HT2A receptor. Does this mean there is a uniquely female entourage effect with psychedelics?
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.
Market introduction of psychedelics as a therapy looks promising. However, policy and regulatory issues concerning the drug class still exist.