Neurotoxicity of MDMA (ecstasy): the limitations of scaling from animals to humans

R de la Torre, M Farré - Trends in pharmacological sciences, 2004 - Elsevier

Author(s): Rafael de La Torre Fornell , Magin Farre Albaladejo

Focus: MDMA


Several studies suggest that MDMA-induced acute toxicity and long-term neurotoxicity is dependent on the metabolic disposition of MDMA. Differences in MDMA metabolism among animal species might therefore account for different sensitivities to its neurotoxic effects. The …

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