Chaga mushroom (Inonotus obliquus)
Antitumor activity. Effective against certain forms of cancers like breast, lung, and stomach cancers.
Promotes homeostasis in the immune system.
Helps regulate gut microbiota composition and diversity to a healthy profile.
Disease / Symptom Treatment
Title: Anticancer and other therapeutic relevance of mushroom polysaccharides: A holistic appraisal
Author(s): Damini Kothari, Seema Patel, Soo-Ki Kim
Institution(s): Konkuk University, Seoul, Republic of Korea; San Diego State University, San Diego, USA
Publication: Biomedicine & Pharmacotherapy
Date: September 2018 ↩︎
Title: A Critical Review on the Health Promoting Effects of Mushrooms Nutraceuticals
Author(s): Gaoxing Ma, Yang Wenjian, Zhao Liyan, Pei Fei, Fang Donglu, Hu Qiuhui
Institution(s): Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China
Publication: Food Science and Human Wellness
Date: 19 June 2018 ↩︎
Title: Inonotus obliquus polysaccharide regulates gut microbiota of chronic pancreatitis in mice
Author(s): Yang Hu, Chunying Teng, Sumei Yu, Xin Wang, Jinsong Liang, Xin Bai, Liying Dong, Tao Song, Min Yu, and Juanjuan Qu
Institution(s): Northeast Agricultural University, Harbin, China: Tsinghua University, Beijing, China; Tsinghua University, Shenzhen, China; Heilongjiang University of Chinese Medicine, Harbin, China
Publication: AMB Express
Date: 2017 Feb 14 ↩︎