Tag: Medicinal Chemistry

  • What is THCP? Synthesis of THCP & Cannabinoid Science

    What is THCP? Synthesis of THCP & Cannabinoid Science

    THCP or THC-P is a recently discovered cannabinoid found in the cannabis plant, joining the ranks of THC and CBD. It has garnered broad attention in cannabinoid research due to its therapeutic potential. There are some wild claims of potency out there. What are the real facts and science behind THCP and how is it…

  • This Obesity Drug Tricks Your Body Into Burning Fat (Exercise Mimetics)

    This Obesity Drug Tricks Your Body Into Burning Fat (Exercise Mimetics)

    Are you tired of dieting or pounding the pavement like David Goggins just to shed a few pounds? Imagine a future medicine that could mimic the benefits of literally running for days. Weight loss meds like Ozempic have been sending shockwaves through Hollywood and Wall Street. Advocacy by famous figures went viral on social media,…

  • How Scientists Discover New Antiviral Drugs (Medicinal Chemistry)

    How Scientists Discover New Antiviral Drugs (Medicinal Chemistry)

    When people with an IQ of 50 hate on the “evil” scientists of big pharma, they often overlook that there is relentless work and ingenious brainpower behind the discovery and optimization of medicines, including antiviral drugs. If drug discovery would be so easy, pharma companies would not spend up to billions of dollars to get…

  • Can “Safe” Ibogaine Help Treat Addiction? (Psychedelic chemistry)

    Can “Safe” Ibogaine Help Treat Addiction? (Psychedelic chemistry)

    The psychedelic ibogaine has built a reputation as an anti-addiction magic bullet. By now even have the Wolf of Wallstreet vouching for it. Drug manufacturers who fuelled the opioid crisis are forced to blow billions on lawsuit settlements. The state of Kentucky recently announced they might use double-digit millions for ibogaine research. Maybe you’ve heard…