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One of a class of indole alkaloids structurally similar to the amino acid L-tryptophan, when ingested, maycause hallucinations.
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Ground and Excited State Hydrogen Bonding in the Diazaromatic Betacarboline Derivatives (Carmen Carmona, Manuel Baln, Mara Asuncin Muoz, Antonio Snchez-Coronilla, Jos Hidalgo, and Emilio Garca-Fernndez).