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Updated: Oct 14 2015

Mirus Bio

  • Mirus Bio
  • 545 Science Dr
  • Madison, WI, 53711
  • UNITED STATES

From basic research to product development, Mirus Bio scientists utilize their expertise in nucleic acid chemistry, cellular and molecular biology to establish innovative technologies and products for use in life science 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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