Biological Effects and Biodistribution of Bufotenine on Mice

@article{Vigerelli2018BiologicalEA,
  title={Biological Effects and Biodistribution of Bufotenine on Mice},
  author={Hugo Vigerelli and Juliana Mozer Sciani and Maria Andrea Camarano Eula and Luciana Almeida Sato and Marta Marta Antoniazzi and Carlos Jared and Daniel Carvalho Pimenta},
  journal={BioMed Research International},
  year={2018},
  volume={2018}
}
Bufotenine is an alkaloid derived from serotonin, structurally similar to LSD and psilocin. This molecule is able to inhibit the rabies virus infection in in vitro and in vivo models, increasing the survival rate of infected animals. Being a very promising molecule for an incurable disease and because of the fact that there is no consensus regarding its neurological effects, this study aimed to evaluate chronic treatment of bufotenine on behavior, pathophysiology, and pharmacokinetics of mice… 

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