Issue 30

Dr. Carl Hart on the Impediment of Prolonged Research

Lengthy clinical trials and the siphoning of well-studied, ‘textbook’ psychedelics through a cumbersome medical approval regime are unnecessary in 2021, says Dr. Carl Hart.

PSYCH caught up with the American psychologist and neuroscientist last week following the release of his new book, Drug Use for Grown-Ups. Along with discussion on the book, Hart shared his opinion on the role of the medical industry in drug access and the necessity for public education.

MAGICMED INDUSTRIES TO BE ACQUIRED BY NASDAQ-LISTED ENVERIC BIOSCIENCES

All-stock deal and uplisting provide an attractive opportunity to raise capital, company officials say.

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MINDMED PUBLISHES FIRST PHARMACOGENETIC DATA ON PERSONALISED LSD DOSING

The collaborative study with University Hospital Basel’s Liechti Lab may inform the approach to individual dosing of LSD.

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BUSINESS & INVESTMENT


Braxia Scientific launches training centre focused on advancing psychedelic treatment therapy.


Field Trip appoints former US Senate Majority Leader as Special Adviser.


Cybin launching psilocybin trial for patients with Major Depressive Disorder.


CURE Pharmaceutical Q1 revenue quadruples and company announces development of psychedelics.


Mydecine approved to expand psilocybin cultivation capabilities.


Silo Pharma submits application for NASDAQ up-listing.


PharmaTher files application for ketamine to treat Lou Gehrig’s disease.


Cybin files patent to bolster range of novel psychedelics and delivery mechanisms.


Wake Network completes first legal psilocybin import into the US.


Woven Science launches psychedelic care platform with oversubscribed US$8.5 million seed financing.


MindMed’s clinical trial to assess effects of mescaline approved by ethics committee.


Wesana Health appoints Chief Scientific Officer to lead on research and drug development.


Mimosa Therapeutics CEO discusses pioneering in the psilocybin space.


Clearmind Medicine completes Change of Business listing to underline psychoactive pharmaceuticals focus.


MindMed announces partnership with Nextage Therapeutics to optimise psychedelic drug delivery.


Tryp Therapeutics partners with Alcami for a programme treating neuropsychiatric disorders with psilocybin.

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RESEARCH & SCIENCE


Examining Imperial College’s psilocybin study in The Psychedelic Drug Trial.


Psychedelics may help relieve the symptoms of autism spectrum disorder.


Clinic in Tennessee starts using ketamine to treat mood disorders.


Vancouver company testing DMT as treatment option for strokes.


Single dose of psilocybin may treat migraines.


Scientists find evidence that psychedelic drugs can lower barriers that constrain thoughts.


MDMA may help to treat post-traumatic stress disorder.


Understanding the differences between ketamine and other psychedelics key to treating mental health.

REGULATION & LEGISLATION


Bill to decriminalise certain psychedelics in California heads to full senate vote.


Doctors in Massachusetts support more psychedelics research.


Texas Senate approves cannabis concentrates and psychedelics bills.


Eight US states side with cancer patients in psilocybin lawsuit against DEA.