An honest discussion on the old-hat presumption that marijuana leads to use of other illicit substances
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How receptors are synthesized and regulated? Definition and examples of second messengers and how they work and their pathways and details about G protein coupled receptors - ePharmacology
There are four ways of classifying drugs? Do you know all of them? If not, then read to find out...
How drugs go from the test tube to the market, and why they cost a fortune. Are there really human guinea pigs?