Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
α-Endopsychosin is an antagonist of the phencyclidine site of the NMDA receptor which was discovered in extracts of porcine brain and may also be endogenous in humans. The compound appears to be a peptide, but has yet to be purified and fully characterized.
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- John Calvin M. Brust (2004). Neurological Aspects of Substance Abuse. Butterworth-Heinemann. pp. 296–. ISBN 978-0-7506-7313-6.
- Allan Tasman; Stephen M. Goldfinger (1991). American Psychiatric Press Review of Psychiatry. American Psychiatric Pub. pp. 494–. ISBN 978-0-88048-436-7.
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