Top 10

If you could only read a few papers on psychedelics and depression, which ones should it be? In our Top 10 overviews, copublished with the MIND Foundation, we bring together the most impactful papers on each subject.

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If you’re a student, researcher, or otherwise interested in psychedelic science, we have selected 10 publications for you to begin with. These papers will give you a solid foundation to start your psychedelic journey. You will gain an overview of psychedelic science’s state-of-the-art, the history of psychedelic exploration, the many applications of psychedelic substances in various research fields, and most importantly, their therapeutic potential.

Top Papers

At Blossom, we aim to make psychedelic research more accessible, these Top 10 (sometimes a few more) posts help to do so for each topic they discuss. With ever more research coming out each month, these overviews help you find the most impactful and time-tested papers on each subject.

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