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The biomedical research model has been extraordinarily successful in re-introducing psychedelic drugs to the larger scientific community and popular culture.

He then established a successful exogenous melatonin infusion protocol that replicated endogenous melatonin levels in the bright-light conditions. He began his undergraduate studies in zoology at Pomona College in Claremont for two years, before transferring to Stanford Universitywhere he graduated with departmental honors in biological sciences in In unpublished studies, he administered doses of up to 1.

Wessells PhD, Strassman developed a new model for growing embryonic avian dorsal root ganglion neurons, suspended in a semi-solid agar matrix, thus allowing 3-dimensional assessment of growing patterns. With three distinguished collaborators, he co-authored Inner Paths to Outer Space, which looks more carefully at the common “other worlds” experience that volunteers frequently reported during his research.

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Pages with reference errors Pages with duplicate reference names All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from July Strassman performed clinical research investigating the function of the pineal glandin which his research group documented the first known role of melatonin in humans.

He has published over 40 peer-reviewed scientific articles in the fields of psychopharmacologyneurologypsychiatryneuroendocrinology and neuropsychopharmacology. He became clinical associate professor of psychiatry in It was at this point that Dt began to wonder if I was getting in over my head with this research. Prophecy is a spiritual experience which takes into account the apparently external, free-standing nature of the DMT “worlds,” in which one’s sense of self is highly preserved and interactive.


Rick Strassman – Wikipedia

This book is essential reading for anyone with an interest in the mind, philosophy, the nature yhe reality, and spirituality. Challenging Experiences October 25, Additional issues of public health policy must be determined, and who takes the lead in shaping these policies requires careful attention. The Spirit Molecule points the way beyond the present impasse molfcule the reigning ‘drug abuse’ paradigm. Any failure to maintain intellectual rigor and honesty in such a highly controversial field will not serve the research community well when media coverage turns negative for any reason.

Moleucle with departmental honors, specializing in psychiatry. He has detailed his research in his book DMT: Backlash against the wider biomedical availability of psychedelic drugs is likely at some point.

A follow-up DMT th demonstrated lack of tolerance to the psychological effects of repeated closely spaced doses of DMT, making DMT unique among classical psychedelics. Journal of Applied Physiology.

Strassman was born in Los Angeles, California, in He is also President and co-founder of the Cottonwood Research Foundation, which splrit dedicated to consciousness research. Strassman suggests that DMT experiences may most closely resemble those found in the Hebrew Bible’s model of prophecy:.

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Rick Strassman

These raise the risk of stifling inquiry into the full psychedelic experience: Psychedelic drug researchers Psychedelic drug advocates Living people People from Los Angeles births. He first developed a model of all-night suppression of melatonin by all-night bright light.

He discussed his newest book as well as his personal views on the relationship between the spiritual prophetic experiences that are described in the Old Testament and with the use of DMT. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Elevated rectal temperature produced by all night bright light is reversed by melatonin infusion in men”. The notion of prophecy also deals directly with ethical and moral concerns, adding a crucial element to our ability to understand and integrate the content of the psychedelic experience.


Strassman has also conducted similar research using psilocybin, a psychedelic alkaloid found in hallucinogenic mushrooms.

Buy the Books If you order books directly from me, I will sign and inscribe them to you. During the project’s five years, he administered approximately doses of DMT to nearly five dozen human volunteers. About Rick SinceDr.

The Hebrew Bible’s model of prophecy is appealing because it comports well with the reports of the DMT volunteers. One’s sense of spriit is maintained, there is an external free-standing independent-of-the-observer spiritual world.

Rick Strassman MD – DMT: The Spirit Molecule

The Spirit Molecule, which has sold overcopies, has been translated into 12 languages, and is now available as an audio-book. As an undergraduate at Stanford University, working in the developmental biology laboratory of Norman K.

He has held a fellowship in clinical psychopharmacology research at the Thw of California San Diego and was Professor of Psychiatry for eleven years at the University of New Mexico. Strassman has been exploring models for the DMT effect focusing primarily on the Old Testament concept of prophecy.

He began his general psychiatry residency at the University of California, Daviswhere he received the Sandoz Award for outstanding graduating resident in Archives of General Psychiatry. Click here to read. He wrote about this research in the popular book, DMT: Retrieved from ” https: