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Updated: Aug 22 2014

AB Sciex

  • AB Sciex
  • 500 Old Connecticut Path
  • Framingham, MA, 01701
  • UNITED STATES

AB SCIEX is a global leader in the development of best-in-class technologies that help answer complex scientific challenges and improve our world. We create scientific instrumentation, software and services for the life science, clinical research and industrial markets, empowering you with technologies that are used in drug discovery and manufacturing, food and environmental safety, and clinical research.

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Scientifically Studying Ecstasy

MDMA (commonly known as the empathogen “ecstasy”) is classified as a Schedule 1 drug, which is reserved for compounds with no accepted medical use and a high abuse potential. Two researchers from Stanford, however, call for a rigorous scientific exploration of MDMA's effects to identify precisely how the drug works, the data from which could be used to develop therapeutic compounds.

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