Alexander Shulgin

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Alexander Shulgin in Mairch 2011.

Alexander Theodore "Sasha" Shulgin (17 Juin 19252 Juin 2014) wis an American medicinal chemist, biochemist, pharmacologist, psychopharmacologist, an writer. He is best kent for introducin MDMA (an ingredient o "ecstasy") tae psychologists in the late 1970s for psychopharmaceutical uise.

Shulgin wis born in Berkeley, California. He wis o Roushie origin. His son, Theodore, deit fraw cancer on 15 Mey 2011. Afore he deit, he wis livin on a farm in Lafayette, California.

Shulgin deit efter a lang battle wi liver cancer on 2 Juin 2014, agit 88. He wis outlivit bi his wife, Ann Shulgin.[1][2][3]

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  1. Pescovitz, David (June 1, 2014). "Psychedelic hero Alexander Shulgin nearing death". Boing Boing. Retrieved June 3, 2014. Italic or bold markup not allowed in: |publisher= (help)
  2. Evans, Dayna (June 2, 2014). "Sasha Shulgin, "Godfather of Ecstasy," Dead at 88". Gawker. Retrieved June 3, 2014.
  3. "Alexander Shulgin". June 2, 2014. Retrieved June 3, 2014.

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