Latest Tryptamines Stories

2010-06-29 04:07:00

SANTA CRUZ, Calif., June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- For anyone who knows the racing, "misfiring" brain associated with today's multitasking lifestyles, finding a safe, effective remedy to achieve calm can be a challenge.

2010-06-02 08:21:00

LANSING, Mich., June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Summer is fast approaching and travelers are preparing for their big trips of the year, across the country and around the world. Business and leisure travelers are focused on packing smart, remembering passports and checking in early at the airport.

2010-06-01 13:30:19

University of Michigan scientists have provided the most detailed picture yet of a key receptor in the brain that influences the effectiveness of serotonin-related antidepressants, such as Prozac.

2010-05-31 13:11:39

Researchers in the University of Alberta's Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine have made an important discovery that could lead to more effective treatments for spinal-cord injuries.

2010-05-25 07:50:28

People with brain injuries may produce low amounts of melatonin, which affects their sleep.

2010-03-19 08:09:52

Feeding the amino acid tryptophan to young female pigs as part of their regular diet makes them less aggressive and easier to manage.

2010-02-08 06:47:07

An investigational drug that inhibits serotonin synthesis in the gut, administered orally once daily, effectively cured osteoporosis in mice and rats reports an international team led by researchers from Columbia University Medical Center, in the Feb 7 issue of Nature Medicine.

2010-02-04 22:16:08

Scientists at Emory University School of Medicine have discovered unexpected properties for a precursor to melatonin, the hormone that regulates sleep cycles.

2010-02-03 12:35:18

Doctors closing in on mysterious cause of death in infants.

2010-01-14 13:04:55

An excess of one type of serotonin receptor in the center of the brain may explain why antidepressants fail to relieve symptoms of depression for 50 percent of patients.

Word of the Day
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.