ibotenic acid

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i·bo·ten·ic ac·id

(ī'bō-ten'ik as'id),
Chemical similar to kainic acid extracted from poisonous mushroom species Amanita muscaria and A. pantherina (family Agaricaceae). It exhibits substantial neuroexcitatory properties and is used in neuropharmacologic research.