Dr George Ricaurte

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Dr George A. Ricaurte, lead author of the retracted paper in Science (26 Sept 2002) Severe Dopaminergic Neurotoxicity in Primates After a Common Recreational Dose Regimen of MDMA ("Ecstasy"). Dr Ricaurte's earlier work on MDMA-induced serotonergic neurotoxicity is much harder to dismiss.

G A Ricaurte
MDMA (Ecstasy)
Ecstasy or speed?
Is Ecstasy bad for the brain?
Ecstasy as an anti-Parkinsonian agent?
MDMA ("Ecstasy") and Parkinson's Disease?
Ricaurte's retracted "Ecstasy"/Parkinsonism paper
Ecstasy: 'neurological time bomb' or labelling error?
MDMA and symptomatic relief of Parkinson's symptoms

MDMA / Ecstasy : Utopian Pharmacology?
and further reading