Alexander "Sasha" Shulgin,
This nOde last updated November 28th, 2002 and is permanently morphing...
(7 K'an (Corn) / 17 Keh (Red) - 124/260 - 220.127.116.11.4)
began his career at Dow Chemical
in the fifties.
the stepfather of ecstasy.
authored _PIHKAL: A Chemical Love Story_ (Phenylethylamines I Have Known and Loved) co-authored with his wife, Ann Shulgin
A teacher, expert witness, and outspoken proponent of legalization, Shulgin had many friends in the law-enforcement community and long held a license to analyze scheduled compounds.
Consultant, B.A. in Chemistry,
Ph.D. in Biochemistry. Published over 200 scientific papers on the
design, synthesis and psychonautic bioessays of Mescaline and DMT
analogues. Co-author with his wife Ann of _Pihkal_ and _Tihkal_.
("Phenylethylamines i have known and loved", "tryptamines i have known and loved")