Delix Therapeutics, a private Boston-based company, is partnering with The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) to develop a treatment for substance abuse. The partnership will evaluate Delix’s non-hallucinogenic formulation of ibogaine, which has already shown promise of reducing alcohol- and heroin-seeking behavior.
Mycotopia Therapies (TPIA) is planning a $360M merger with Ei.Ventures to form PSLY.COM and intends to list on the NASDAQ. The new company would focus on Ei.Ventures’ flagship product Psilly, which combines psilocybin with other plant and fungi extracts for a synergistic effect.
The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and National Institute On Drug Abuse (NIDA) showed support for Biden’s plan to accelerate research on cannabis and certain psychedelics. The plan would reduce the requirements to research Schedule I substances, making them more similar to the Schedule II requirements.
The majority of people are deficient in vitamin D. Mushrooms could provide a solution!
Wild mushrooms are rich in the vitamin, but commercial production (which is often done in the dark) reduces concentration levels.
Scientists discovered that exposing mushrooms to UV radiation can increase vitamin D levels to over 4,000% of your daily value per serving! The exposure also causes mushrooms to produce more antioxidants and anti-inflammatory molecules.
A recent survey shows that spirituality increases with psychedelic use, and that increased spirituality is linked to improved emotional regulation. The findings suggest that better emotional regulation is associated with decreased scores for depression, anxiety, and disordered eating.