Pharma companies with expertise in 5-HT3 receptors are focusing on antagonist drugs to combat nausea and vomiting in chemotherapy patients.
This is the first time researchers have correlated psilocin bound to 5-HT2A receptors in the brain, levels of psilocin in the blood, and subjective experiences.
You may have heard of magic mushrooms or even consumed them. But what are they?
This article explores the chemistry of blue bruising and proposes a mechanism for the chemical reaction that causes this unique effect.
The metabolism of psilocybin and psilocin is often cited. But, the supporting data are seldom discussed.
Magic mushrooms have multiple active components including phenethylamine. These molecules are almost never acknowledged and are probably involved the pharmacology of these fungi.