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Psilocybin

Known as: Psilocybine, Psilocibin, Indocybin 
A tryptamine alkaloid, isolated from various genera of fungi including the genus Psilocybe, with hallucinogenic, anxiolytic, and psychoactive… Expand
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Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
BACKGROUND Psilocybin is a serotonin receptor agonist that occurs naturally in some mushroom species. Recent studies have… Expand
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Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
Cancer patients often develop chronic, clinically significant symptoms of depression and anxiety. Previous studies suggest that… Expand
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
Several lines of evidence suggest that classic (5HT2A agonist) hallucinogens have clinically relevant effects in alcohol and drug… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Psychedelic drugs have a long history of use in healing ceremonies, but despite renewed interest in their therapeutic potential… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
CONTEXT Researchers conducted extensive investigations of hallucinogens in the 1950s and 1960s. By the early 1970s, however… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
A large body of evidence, including longitudinal analyses of personality change, suggests that core personality traits are… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
RationaleThis dose-effect study extends previous observations showing that psilocybin can occasion mystical-type experiences… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Psilocybin has been used for centuries for religious purposes; however, little is known scientifically about its long-term… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
RationaleAlthough psilocybin has been used for centuries for religious purposes, little is known scientifically about its acute… Expand
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
PSILOCYBIN, an indoleamine hallucinogen, produces a psychosis-like syndrome in humans that resembles first episodes of… Expand