shiitake mushroom

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Synonyms for shiitake mushroom

edible east Asian mushroom having a golden or dark brown to blackish cap and an inedible stipe

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Shiitake Lentinus edodes Meaty, hearty-flavored caps; stems too tough to eat.
ImmuneRich is the collective engine that fuels your immune system with such ingredients as seven medicinal mushroom extracts; Cordyceps sinensis, Tremella fuciformis, Ganodderma lucidum(Reishi), Lentinus Edodes (Shiitake), Grifola frondosa (Maitake), Coriolus Versicolor (Kawaratake), and Agaricus blazei murill, which have all had extensive research showing high potency immune enhancement because they are rich in polysaccharide compounds, especially beta glucans, that work by activating the macrophages, or immune cells, which trap and engulf foreign substances.
Aqueous plant extracts as stimulators of laccase production in liquid cultures of Lentinus edodes.
The water-soluble lyophilized oyster mushroom (Pleurotus ostreatus) concentrate (OMC) exhibited anti-inflammatory properties through the inhibition transcription factors NF-[kappa]B and AP-1 [63] while water soluble (1->3)-, (1-4)-[beta]-D-glucans from Collybia dryophila, Lentinus edodes, and Marasmius oreades demonstrated similar activity through the inhibition of nitric oxide (NO) production in activated macrophages [64].
Dietary supplementation with rice bran fermented with Lentinus edodes increases interferongamma activity without causing adverse effects: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, parallel-group study.
2003) isolated fructose, galactose, glucose, mannose, xylose and glucuronic acid from Lentinus edodes with molar ratios 0.
ficuum fuera mas lento; aun asi, pomaza de cranberry se ha utilizado en SSF con Lentinus edodes y Rhi%opus oligosporus, para producir antioxidantes como acido elagico que posee propiedades antimicrobianas y anticancerigenas (Shetty y Vattem, 2002, 2003; Shetty et al, 2005).
Metabolic Cell-Support[TM] is composed of three medicinal mushrooms, Ganaderma Lucidum, Lentinus edodes (mycelia) and Coriolus versicolor; a herb, Astragalus membranaceus (from the root) and vitamin C.
Hiromoto (1991) filed a patent for grain-based substrate for the production of Lentinus edodes and extended this to other mushroom producing species.
Fermiskin INCI name: water (and) lentinus edodes extract Suggested use level: 1-5% Applications: firming agent for the body and bust Comments: Rich in oligosaccharides and galacturonic acids extracted from shiitake, Fermiskin is a genuine anti-MMPs counter-offensive agent, maintains the integrity of support tissues and combats accelerated aging of the skin.