Endogenous σ1 receptor ligand and psychoactive plant compound (Ki = 14.8 μM). Binding to σ1 inhibits voltage-gated Na+ channels and is responsible for the behavioral effects of DMT. Also a 5-HT2A receptor agonist and inhibitor of 5-HT uptake at plasma membrane serotonin transporters (SERT) (Ki = 4.0 μM).
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References are publications that support the biological activity of the product.
Fontanilla et al (2009) The hallucinogen N,N-dimethyltryptamine (DMT) is an endogenous sigma-1 receptor regulator. Science 323 934 PMID: 19213917
Cozzi et al (2009) Dimethyltryptamine and other hallucinogenic tryptamines exhibit substrate behavior at the serotonin uptake transportere and the vesicle monoamine transporter. J.Neural Transm. 116 1591 PMID: 19756361
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Do-Monte et al (2015) A temporal shift in the circuits mediating retrieval of fear memory. BMC Cancer 519 460 PMID: 25600268
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