Artwork

Content provided by Richard Jacobs. All podcast content including episodes, graphics, and podcast descriptions are uploaded and provided directly by Richard Jacobs or their podcast platform partner. If you believe someone is using your copyrighted work without your permission, you can follow the process outlined here https://player.fm/legal.
Player FM - Podcast App
Go offline with the Player FM app!

Going Down The Psychoactive Rabbit Hole With Pharmacologist Bryan Roth

39:22
 
Share
 

Manage episode 345743693 series 1538640
Content provided by Richard Jacobs. All podcast content including episodes, graphics, and podcast descriptions are uploaded and provided directly by Richard Jacobs or their podcast platform partner. If you believe someone is using your copyrighted work without your permission, you can follow the process outlined here https://player.fm/legal.

Joining us in this episode to discuss all things pharmacology is Bryan Roth. Brian is the Michael Hooker Distinguished Professor of Protein Therapeutics and Translational Proteomics at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine. With discoveries and inventions in the areas of GPCR structure and molecular pharmacology, Bryan is one of the leading figures in the North Carolina pharmacological community.

Bryan has been interested in psychedelics and psychoactive drugs since he was young, and as he pursued pharmacological research, he is determined to find the “healing magic'' of these substances for the benefit of mental health…

Click play to explore:

  • How brain receptors interact with different psychoactive drugs.
  • What psychoactive drugs actually are, and the different substances that fall under this umbrella.
  • The role psychedelics can play in therapeutic purposes.
  • The unanswered questions surrounding psychedelic research.

While psychoactive drugs certainly have a stigma surrounding them, there is no question that there can be beneficial medical uses for them. In this episode, we investigate what these applications look like, and how researchers are progressing the way we use psychoactive drugs.

To find out more about Bryan and his research, click here now!

Episode also available on Apple Podcast: http://apple.co/30PvU9C

  continue reading

3763 episodes

Artwork
iconShare
 
Manage episode 345743693 series 1538640
Content provided by Richard Jacobs. All podcast content including episodes, graphics, and podcast descriptions are uploaded and provided directly by Richard Jacobs or their podcast platform partner. If you believe someone is using your copyrighted work without your permission, you can follow the process outlined here https://player.fm/legal.

Joining us in this episode to discuss all things pharmacology is Bryan Roth. Brian is the Michael Hooker Distinguished Professor of Protein Therapeutics and Translational Proteomics at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine. With discoveries and inventions in the areas of GPCR structure and molecular pharmacology, Bryan is one of the leading figures in the North Carolina pharmacological community.

Bryan has been interested in psychedelics and psychoactive drugs since he was young, and as he pursued pharmacological research, he is determined to find the “healing magic'' of these substances for the benefit of mental health…

Click play to explore:

  • How brain receptors interact with different psychoactive drugs.
  • What psychoactive drugs actually are, and the different substances that fall under this umbrella.
  • The role psychedelics can play in therapeutic purposes.
  • The unanswered questions surrounding psychedelic research.

While psychoactive drugs certainly have a stigma surrounding them, there is no question that there can be beneficial medical uses for them. In this episode, we investigate what these applications look like, and how researchers are progressing the way we use psychoactive drugs.

To find out more about Bryan and his research, click here now!

Episode also available on Apple Podcast: http://apple.co/30PvU9C

  continue reading

3763 episodes

All episodes

×
 
Loading …

Welcome to Player FM!

Player FM is scanning the web for high-quality podcasts for you to enjoy right now. It's the best podcast app and works on Android, iPhone, and the web. Signup to sync subscriptions across devices.

 

Quick Reference Guide