ganoderma

Summary

Summary: A genus of fungi in the family Ganodermataceae, order POLYPORALES, containing a dimitic hyphal system. It causes a white rot, and is a wood decomposer. Ganoderma lucidum (REISHI) is used in traditional Chinese medicine (MEDICINE, CHINESE TRADITIONAL).

Top Publications

  1. ncbi An insight into spore dispersal of Ganoderma boninense on oil palm
    F R Sanderson
    Mycopathologia 159:139-41. 2005
  2. ncbi Research on basal stem rot (BSR) of ornamental palms caused by basidiospores from Ganoderma boninense
    H P Lim
    Singapore Zoological Gardens, 80 Mandai Lake Road, Singapore 729826, Singapore
    Mycopathologia 159:171-9. 2005
  3. doi Ganoderma tsugae extract inhibits expression of epidermal growth factor receptor and angiogenesis in human epidermoid carcinoma cells: In vitro and in vivo
    Shih Chung Hsu
    Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Taipei Medical University, Taiwan, ROC
    Cancer Lett 281:108-16. 2009
  4. ncbi Natural products of the medicinal fungus Ganoderma lucidum: occurrence, biological activities, and pharmacological functions
    Ming Shi Shiao
    Department of Medical Research and Education, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan 11217
    Chem Rec 3:172-80. 2003
  5. ncbi Ganoderma - a therapeutic fungal biofactory
    R Russell M Paterson
    Micoteca da Universidade do Minho, Centro de Engenharia Biólogica, Campus de Gualtar, 4710 057 Braga, Portugal
    Phytochemistry 67:1985-2001. 2006
  6. doi Ganoderma tsugae extracts inhibit colorectal cancer cell growth via G(2)/M cell cycle arrest
    Shih Chung Hsu
    Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan Kang Ning Junior College of Medical Care and Management, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Ethnopharmacol 120:394-401. 2008
  7. ncbi Effect of Ganoderma tsugae on chronically carbon tetrachloride-intoxicated rats
    Yueh Wern Wu
    Department of Pharmacology, China Medical University, Taichung 404, Taiwan
    Am J Chin Med 32:841-50. 2004
  8. ncbi Antitumor and antimetastatic effects on liver of triterpenoid fractions of Ganoderma lucidum: mechanism of action and isolation of an active substance
    Yoshiyuki Kimura
    Second Department of Medical Biochemistry, School of Medicine, Ehime University, Shigenobu cho, Onsen gun, Ehime 791 095, Japan
    Anticancer Res 22:3309-18. 2002
  9. ncbi Analysis of genetic diversity in Ganoderma population with a novel molecular marker SRAP
    Shu Jing Sun
    College of Life Science, Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University, Fuzhou 350002, People s Republic of China
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 72:537-43. 2006
  10. doi Performance analyses of a pH-shift and DOT-shift integrated fed-batch fermentation process for the production of ganoderic acid and Ganoderma polysaccharides by medicinal mushroom Ganoderma lucidum
    Ya Jie Tang
    Hubei Provincial Key Laboratory of Industrial Microbiology, College of Bioengineering, Hubei University of Technology, Wuhan, China
    Bioresour Technol 100:1852-9. 2009

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  1. ncbi An insight into spore dispersal of Ganoderma boninense on oil palm
    F R Sanderson
    Mycopathologia 159:139-41. 2005
    The disease of oil palm caused by Ganoderma boninense, although universally referred to as Ganoderma basal stem rot, occurs in three very distinct phases, with basal stem rot only part of the disease cycle. G...
  2. ncbi Research on basal stem rot (BSR) of ornamental palms caused by basidiospores from Ganoderma boninense
    H P Lim
    Singapore Zoological Gardens, 80 Mandai Lake Road, Singapore 729826, Singapore
    Mycopathologia 159:171-9. 2005
    Basidiospores were isolated from the fruiting bodies of Ganoderma infecting oil palms from an estate in Johor and from ornamental palms (including oil palms) from Singapore. The spores were then germinated to obtain homokaryotic mycelia...
  3. doi Ganoderma tsugae extract inhibits expression of epidermal growth factor receptor and angiogenesis in human epidermoid carcinoma cells: In vitro and in vivo
    Shih Chung Hsu
    Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Taipei Medical University, Taiwan, ROC
    Cancer Lett 281:108-16. 2009
    We examined the anti-angiogenic effects of Ganoderma tsugae methanol extract (GTME) on human epidermoid carcinoma A-431 cells...
  4. ncbi Natural products of the medicinal fungus Ganoderma lucidum: occurrence, biological activities, and pharmacological functions
    Ming Shi Shiao
    Department of Medical Research and Education, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan 11217
    Chem Rec 3:172-80. 2003
    b>Ganoderma lucidum, a fungus used in traditional Chinese medicine, produces polysaccharides and oxygenated triterpenoids with a very broad spectrum of biological activities and pharmacological functions...
  5. ncbi Ganoderma - a therapeutic fungal biofactory
    R Russell M Paterson
    Micoteca da Universidade do Minho, Centro de Engenharia Biólogica, Campus de Gualtar, 4710 057 Braga, Portugal
    Phytochemistry 67:1985-2001. 2006
    b>Ganoderma is a basidiomycete white rot fungus which has been used for medicinal purposes for centuries particularly in China, Japan and Korea. A great deal of work has been carried out on Ganoderma lucidum...
  6. doi Ganoderma tsugae extracts inhibit colorectal cancer cell growth via G(2)/M cell cycle arrest
    Shih Chung Hsu
    Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan Kang Ning Junior College of Medical Care and Management, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Ethnopharmacol 120:394-401. 2008
    b>Ganoderma, known as Lingzhi or Reishi, has been traditionally administered throughout Asia for centuries as a cancer treatment and for other medicinal purposes.
  7. ncbi Effect of Ganoderma tsugae on chronically carbon tetrachloride-intoxicated rats
    Yueh Wern Wu
    Department of Pharmacology, China Medical University, Taichung 404, Taiwan
    Am J Chin Med 32:841-50. 2004
    The purpose of this study was to evaluate the hepatoprotective and anti-fibrotic actions of crude extracts of Ganoderma tsugae (GTE) on chronic liver injury induced by carbon tetrachloride (CCl4) in rats. CCl4 (20%, 0...
  8. ncbi Antitumor and antimetastatic effects on liver of triterpenoid fractions of Ganoderma lucidum: mechanism of action and isolation of an active substance
    Yoshiyuki Kimura
    Second Department of Medical Biochemistry, School of Medicine, Ehime University, Shigenobu cho, Onsen gun, Ehime 791 095, Japan
    Anticancer Res 22:3309-18. 2002
    The triterpenoid fraction (100 and 200 mg/kg) of the fruit bodies of Ganoderma lucidum inhibited primary solid-tumor growth in the spleen, liver metastasis and secondary metastatic tumor growth in the liver in intrasplenic Lewis lung ..
  9. ncbi Analysis of genetic diversity in Ganoderma population with a novel molecular marker SRAP
    Shu Jing Sun
    College of Life Science, Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University, Fuzhou 350002, People s Republic of China
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 72:537-43. 2006
    ..To eliminate the confusion on the taxonomy of Ganoderma strains, in this study, a collection of 31 accessions representative of morphotypes and some unclassified types ..
  10. doi Performance analyses of a pH-shift and DOT-shift integrated fed-batch fermentation process for the production of ganoderic acid and Ganoderma polysaccharides by medicinal mushroom Ganoderma lucidum
    Ya Jie Tang
    Hubei Provincial Key Laboratory of Industrial Microbiology, College of Bioengineering, Hubei University of Technology, Wuhan, China
    Bioresour Technol 100:1852-9. 2009
    Investigations on Ganoderma lucidum fermentation suggested that the responses of the cell growth and metabolites biosynthesis to pH and dissolved oxygen tension (DOT) were different. The ganoderic acid (GA) production of 321...
  11. ncbi Cloning and sequence analysis of a glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate dehydrogenase gene from Ganoderma lucidum
    Xu Fei
    College of Life Sciences, Nanjing Agricultural University, PR China
    J Microbiol 44:515-22. 2006
    A cDNA library of Ganoderma lucidum has been constructed using a Zap Express cloning vector...
  12. doi Evaluation of antiproliferative activities and action mechanisms of extracts from two species of Ganoderma on tumor cell lines
    Yu Wei Liu
    Institute of Chinese Medical Sciences, University of Macau, Macao SAR, China
    J Agric Food Chem 57:3087-93. 2009
    ..MCF-7 and MDA-MB-231), hepatoma (HepG2) and myeloid leukemia (HL-60), of ethanolic extracts from two species of Ganoderma, G. lucidum and G. sinense, were investigated...
  13. doi Decolorization of different dyes by a newly isolated white-rot fungi strain Ganoderma sp.En3 and cloning and functional analysis of its laccase gene
    Rui Zhuo
    Key Laboratory of Molecular Biophysics of Ministry of Education, College of Life Science and Technology, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan 430074, China
    J Hazard Mater 192:855-73. 2011
    A laccase-producing white-rot fungi strain Ganoderma sp.En3 was newly isolated from the forest of Tzu-chin Mountain in China. Ganoderma sp...
  14. doi Medicinal mushroom Ganoderma lucidum (Leyss: Fr) Karst. triggers immunomodulatory effects and reduces nitric oxide synthesis in mice
    Rosália Rubel
    Bioprocess Engineering and Biotechnology Division, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba, Parana, Brazil
    J Med Food 13:142-8. 2010
    This study investigated the effect of Ganoderma lucidum supplementation on lymphocytes and peritoneal macrophages from mice. Our results show that G...
  15. doi Effect of Ganoderma on drug-sensitive and multidrug-resistant small-cell lung carcinoma cells
    David Sadava
    Division of Tumor Cell Biology, Beckman Research Institute at City of Hope, 1500 East Duarte Road, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    Cancer Lett 277:182-9. 2009
    Multidrug resistance is a major problem in small-cell lung cancer (SCLC). Ganoderma lucidum is a widely used herb in traditional Chinese medicine...
  16. doi Effect of lanostane triterpenes from the fruiting bodies of Ganoderma lucidum on adipocyte differentiation in 3T3-L1 cells
    IkSoo Lee
    College of Pharmacy, Chungnam National University, Daejeon, Korea
    Planta Med 76:1558-63. 2010
    ..triterpenes, methyl lucidenate N ( 1) and T-butyl lucidenate B ( 2), were isolated from the fruiting bodies of GANODERMA LUCIDUM together with five known compounds ( 3- 7)...
  17. ncbi Intrastrain internal transcribed spacer heterogeneity in Ganoderma species
    D M Wang
    Systematic Mycology and Lichenology Laboratory, Institute of Microbiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080, China
    Can J Microbiol 51:113-21. 2005
    Intrastrain internal transcribed spacer (ITS) heterogeneity is first reported from Ganoderma, a fungal genus within Basidiomycetes. ITS amplification products from 4 strains, representing 4 Ganoderma species, were cloned and sequenced...
  18. ncbi Quality evaluation of Ganoderma through simultaneous determination of nine triterpenes and sterols using pressurized liquid extraction and high performance liquid chromatography
    Jing Zhao
    Institute of Chinese Medical Sciences, University of Macau, Taipa, Macau, PR China
    J Sep Sci 29:2609-15. 2006
    ..DM, ganoderol A, ganoderol B, ganoderal A, methyl ganoderate D and ganoderate G) and a sterol (ergosterol), in Ganoderma. The determination was achieved by using a Zorbax ODS C18 analytical column (4...
  19. ncbi A PCR-based method for the identification of important wood rotting fungal taxa within Ganoderma, Inonotus s.l. and Phellinus s.l
    Fabio Guglielmo
    Department of Exploitation and Protection of the Agricultural and Forestry Resources, University of Torino, Grugliasco, TO, Italy
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 282:228-37. 2008
    ..designed on rRNA gene regions, were developed for the identification of taxa within the lignivorous genera Ganoderma, Inonotus s.l. and Phellinus s.l., each comprising both secondary and primary aggressive decay fungi...
  20. doi Sensitive and selective liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry method for the determination of five ganoderic acids in Ganoderma lucidum and its related species
    YongLi Liu
    School of Pharmacy, Shenyang Pharmaceutical University, 103 Wenhua Road, Shenyang, PR China
    J Pharm Biomed Anal 54:717-21. 2011
    ..mass spectrometry (LC-MS/MS) method for the simultaneous analysis of ganoderic acids C(2), B, A, H, D in Ganoderma lucidum and its related species. Ganoderma samples were prepared using simple ultrasonic extraction...
  21. ncbi [Effects of Gadol and Ganoderma spores on the adiponectin signal pathway in hypertrophic myocardium of spontaneous hypertensive rats]
    Zhi Guo Zhang
    Department of Physiology and Pathophysiology, Health Science Center of Peking University, Beijing
    Zhongguo Zhong Xi Yi Jie He Za Zhi 29:233-7. 2009
    ..the adiponectin signal pathway in hypertrophic myocardium of spontaneous hypertensive rats (SHR) and to observe the effects of Gadol (GD) and Ganoderma spores (GS) on the hemodynamic parameters and the adiponectin signal pathway of SHR.
  22. ncbi Inhibition of quorum sensing in the opportunistic pathogenic bacterium Chromobacterium violaceum by an extract from fruiting bodies of Lingzhi or Reishi medicinal mushroom, Ganoderma lucidum (W.Curt.:Fr.) P. Karst. (higher Basidiomycetes)
    Hu Zhu
    Center for Bioengineering and Biotechnology, China University of Petroleum East China, Qingdao 266555, P R China
    Int J Med Mushrooms 13:559-64. 2011
    Extracts of Lingzhi or Reishi medicinal mushroom, Ganoderma lucidum, inhibited quorum sensing in Chromobacterium violaceum CV026. G. lucidum fruiting bodies were milled and extracted with ethyl acetate...
  23. ncbi Nuclear translocation of telomerase reverse transcriptase and calcium signaling in repression of telomerase activity in human lung cancer cells by fungal immunomodulatory protein from Ganoderma tsugae
    Chien Huang Liao
    Institute of Medical and Molecular Toxicology, Chung Shan Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan, ROC
    Biochem Pharmacol 74:1541-54. 2007
    Recombinant fungal immunomodulatory protein, reFIP-gts, was cloned from Ganoderma tsugae and purified. In our previous study, it was shown that reFIP-gts has anti-telomerase effects in A549 cells...
  24. ncbi 5alpha-reductase inhibitory effect of triterpenoids isolated from Ganoderma lucidum
    Jie Liu
    Department of Forest and Forest Products Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Kyushu University, Fukuoka 812 8581, Japan
    Biol Pharm Bull 29:392-5. 2006
    5alpha-Reductase inhibitory activity-guided fractionation of the EtOH extract of the fruiting body of Ganoderma lucidum (LEYSS.:FR.) KARST...
  25. doi Cytokines expression induced by Ganoderma sinensis fungal immunomodulatory proteins (FIP-gsi) in mouse spleen cells
    Qizhang Li
    Plant Biotechnology Research Center, Shanghai Key Laboratory of Agrobiotechnology, School of Agriculture and Biology, Fudan SJTU Nottingham Plant Biotechnology R and D Center, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai 200240, People s Republic of China
    Appl Biochem Biotechnol 162:1403-13. 2010
    b>Ganoderma sinensis fungal immunomodulatory protein (FIP-gsi) was a new member of FIPs family. Based on the cloning of FIP-gsi gene from G...
  26. ncbi Antimicrobial activity of some Ganoderma species from Nigeria
    L N Ofodile
    Department of Biological Sciences, Yaba College of Technology, P M B 2011, Yaba, Lagos, Nigeria
    Phytother Res 19:310-3. 2005
    The crude n-hexane:diethyl ether, chloroform:acetone and methanol extracts of four species of Ganoderma (Ganoderma colossum (Fr.) C. F. Baker, G. resinaceum Boud., G. lucidum (cf.) (Curtis) P. Karst. and G. boninense (cf.) Pat...
  27. ncbi Ganoderic acid Sz, a new lanostanoid from the mushroom Ganoderma lucidum
    Canjun Li
    tPharmanex Shanghai R and D, 116 Lane 572, Bi Po Road, Shanghai, 201203 China
    Nat Prod Res 19:461-5. 2005
    A new lanostanoid, ganoderic acid SZ (1), isolated from a lipophilic extract of the fruiting body of Ganoderma lucidum, is a geometric Z-isomer of the known ganoderic acid S (2)...
  28. ncbi Anti-human immunodeficiency virus-1 protease activity of new lanostane-type triterpenoids from Ganoderma sinense
    Naoto Sato
    Institute of Natural Medicine, University of Toyama, Sugitani, Toyama 930 0194, Japan
    Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 57:1076-80. 2009
    ..20(21)-dehydrolucidenic acid N (4) and 20-hydroxylucidenic acid A (5)] were isolated from the fruiting body of Ganoderma sinense, together with known compounds including 6 triterpenoids and 3 sterols...
  29. ncbi Selenium distribution in a Se-enriched mushroom species of the genus Ganoderma
    Lei Zhao
    DAPR Laboratory, College of Food Science and Nutritional Engineering, China Agricultural University, Beijing 100083, People s Republic of China
    J Agric Food Chem 52:3954-9. 2004
    Data reported here show that Ganoderma lucidum could biotransform inorganic selenite in the substrate into organic forms by intergrating Se into proteins (56-61%) and polysaccharides (11-18%) and other components...
  30. ncbi Enhancing biological control of basal stem rot disease (Ganoderma boninense) in oil palm plantations
    A Susanto
    Indonesian Oil Palm Research Institute, Jl Bigjen Katamso No 51, Medan 20158, Indonesia
    Mycopathologia 159:153-7. 2005
    Basal Stem Rot (BSR) disease caused by Ganoderma boninense is the most destructive disease in oil palm, especially in Indonesia and Malaysia...
  31. ncbi Quantification and characterisation of Trichoderma spp. from different ecosystems
    M Sariah
    Department of Plant Protection, Universiti Putra Malaysia, 43400UPM, Serdang, Selangor DE, Malaysia
    Mycopathologia 159:113-7. 2005
    Basal stem rot of oil palm caused by Ganoderma boninense is of major economic importance...
  32. doi Improvement of ganoderic acid and Ganoderma polysaccharide biosynthesis by Ganoderma lucidum fermentation under the inducement of Cu2+
    Ya Jie Tang
    Key Laboratory of Fermentation Engineering Ministry of Education, Hubei Provincial Key Laboratory of Industrial Microbiology, College of Bioengineering, Hubei University of Technology, Wuhan 430068, China
    Biotechnol Prog 26:417-23. 2010
    ..were significantly improved by Cu(2+) addition during the submerged fermentation of medicinal mushroom Ganoderma lucidum...
  33. ncbi The protective effect of Ganoderma atrum polysaccharide against anoxia/reoxygenation injury in neonatal rat cardiomyocytes
    Wen Juan Li
    State Key Laboratory of Food Science and Technology, Nanchang University, Nanchang, China
    Life Sci 85:634-41. 2009
    Oxidative stress has been largely implicated in the pathogenesis of anoxia/reoxygenation injury. Ganoderma atrum polysaccharide (PSG-1), the most abundant component extracted from the fruiting bodies of G...
  34. ncbi Synthetic dye decolorization by white rot fungus, Ganoderma sp. WR-1
    Madhavi S Revankar
    Food Engineering and Technology Department, Institute of Chemical Technology, University of Mumbai, Matunga, Mumbai 400019, India
    Bioresour Technol 98:775-80. 2007
    ..dyes by an indigenous strain of white rot fungus isolated from bark of dead tree, WR-1 identified as Ganoderma sp. was investigated...
  35. ncbi Preparation, characterization, and antiproliferative activities of the Se-containing polysaccharide SeGLP-2B-1 from Se-enriched Ganoderma lucidum
    Dejing Shang
    Liaoning Provincial Key Laboratory of Biotechnology and Drug Discovery, Faculty of Life Science, Liaoning Normal University, Dalian 116029, China
    J Agric Food Chem 57:7737-42. 2009
    ..selenite can be transformed into organic forms and bind to proteins and polysaccharides in Se-enriched submerged Ganoderma lucidum cultures...
  36. ncbi GMI, an immunomodulatory protein from Ganoderma microsporum, induces autophagy in non-small cell lung cancer cells
    I Lun Hsin
    Institute of Medical and Molecular Toxicology, Institute of Medicine, Chung Shan Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan ROC
    Autophagy 7:873-82. 2011
    ..Immunomodulatory protein, one major bioactive component of Ganoderma, has antitumor activity...
  37. doi Comparison of two officinal Chinese pharmacopoeia species of Ganoderma based on chemical research with multiple technologies and chemometrics analysis
    Juan Da
    Shanghai Research Center for Modernization of Traditional Chinese Medicine, National Engineering Laboratory for TCM Standardization Technology, Shanghai Institute of Materia Medica, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai 201203, China
    J Chromatogr A 1222:59-70. 2012
    To investigate the chemical differences between Ganoderma lucidum (G. lucidum, Chizhi) and Ganoderma sinense (G. sinense, Zizhi).
  38. doi Polysaccharides purified from the submerged culture of Ganoderma formosanum stimulate macrophage activation and protect mice against Listeria monocytogenes infection
    Cheng li Wang
    Department of Biochemical Science and Technology, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Biotechnol Lett 33:2271-8. 2011
    The bioactive components of Ganoderma formosanum have not yet been characterized. We investigated the immunomodulatory activities of the extracellular polysaccharides produced from a submerged mycelial culture of G. formosanum...
  39. ncbi An assessment of the genetic diversity within Ganoderma strains with AFLP and ITS PCR-RFLP
    Linyong Zheng
    Key Laboratory of Biological Resource and Ecological Environment of the Ministry of Education, College of Life Sciences, Sichuan University, Chengdu, China
    Microbiol Res 164:312-21. 2009
    b>Ganoderma lucidum is one of the most important medicinal materials and plant pathogens. Because of its specific interhybridization, the genetic background, however, is relatively unclear...
  40. ncbi Ganoderma applanatum: a promising mushroom for antitumor and immunomodulating activity
    Yong Tae Jeong
    Department of Biotechnology, Daegu University, Gyeongbuk, Gyeongsan 712 714, Korea
    Phytother Res 22:614-9. 2008
    The antitumor effect of exo-biopolymer (EXP) produced by Ganoderma applanatum was investigated using sarcoma-180 bearing mice...
  41. doi Ganoderma atrum polysaccharide attenuates oxidative stress induced by d-galactose in mouse brain
    Wen Juan Li
    State Key Laboratory of Food Science and Technology, Nanchang University, Nanchang 330047, China
    Life Sci 88:713-8. 2011
    b>Ganoderma atrum polysaccharide (PSG-1), the main constituent of G. atrum, has been reported to attenuate oxidative stress in vitro...
  42. ncbi Antiviral Terpenoid Constituents of Ganoderma pfeifferi
    Timo H J Niedermeyer
    Institute of Pharmacy, Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Friedrich Ludwig Jahn Strasse 17, 17487 Greifswald, Germany
    J Nat Prod 68:1728-31. 2005
    Four sterols and 10 triterpenes were isolated from the fruiting bodies of Ganoderma pfeifferi, including the three new triterpenes 3,7,11-trioxo-5alpha-lanosta-8,24-diene-26-al (lucialdehyde D, 1), 5alpha-lanosta-8,24-diene-26-hydroxy-3,..
  43. ncbi Antiviral lanostanoid triterpenes from the fungus Ganoderma pfeifferi
    R A A Mothana
    Department of Pharmaceutical Biology, Ernst Moritz Arndt University Greifswald, Greifswald D 17487, Germany
    Fitoterapia 74:177-80. 2003
    Ganodermadiol, lucidadiol and applanoxidic acid G were isolated as first triterpenes from the European Basidiomycete Ganoderma pfeifferi. The compounds show antiviral activity against influenza virus type A and HSV type 1.
  44. ncbi Hypoglycemic effects of Ganoderma applanatum and Collybia confluens exo-polymers in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats
    Byung Keun Yang
    Research Center for Processing and Application of Agricultural Products, Daegu University, Gyungsan, Gyungbuk 712 714, South Korea
    Phytother Res 21:1066-9. 2007
    The hypoglycemic effects of Ganoderma applanatum exo-polymer (GAE) and Collybia confluens exo-polymer (CCE) produced by submerged mycelial cultures in streptozotocin (STZ)-induced diabetic rats were investigated...
  45. ncbi Pharmacological and anti-tumor activities of ganoderma spores processed by top-down approaches
    Xin Liu
    Food Engineering Research Center of State Ministry of Education, College of Life Sciences, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou 510275, P R China
    J Nanosci Nanotechnol 5:2001-13. 2005
    b>Ganoderma was considered to be the most valuable medicine in ancient China, and it is still widely esteemed as a valuable health supplement and herbal medicine for the prevention and treatment of a variety of chronic diseases...
  46. doi Interaction of Ganoderma triterpenes with doxorubicin and proteomic characterization of the possible molecular targets of Ganoderma triterpenes
    Qing Xi Yue
    Shanghai Research Center for Modernization of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Shanghai Institute of Materia Medica, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai 201203, China
    Cancer Sci 99:1461-70. 2008
    Triterpenes are the main components with cytotoxicity in Ganoderma lucidum, which is used popularly as a complementary treatment for cancer therapy in traditional Chinese medicine...
  47. ncbi Purification, characterization, and modification of T lymphocyte-stimulating polysaccharide from spores of Ganoderma lucidum
    Xing feng Bao
    Shanghai Institute of Materia Medica, Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, PR China
    Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 50:623-9. 2002
    The hot-water extract of the spores of Ganoderma lucidum was shown to have a stimulating effect on concanavalin A-induced mitogenic activity of T lymphocytes...
  48. ncbi New lanostane triterpene lactones from the Vietnamese mushroom Ganoderma colossum (FR.) C. F. BAKER
    Riham Salah El Dine
    Institute of Natural Medicine, University of Toyama, Toyama, Japan
    Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 56:642-6. 2008
    ..I, colossolactone II, colossolactone III and colossolactone IV) were isolated from the Vietnamese mushroom Ganoderma colossum (FR.) C. F. BAKER along with five known compounds...
  49. ncbi Highly oxygenated lanostane triterpenoids from the fungus Ganoderma applanatum
    Fei Wang
    State Key Laboratory of Phytochemistry and Plant Resources in West China, Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China
    Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 56:1035-7. 2008
    ..ganoderic acid AP2 (1) and ganoderic acid AP3 (2), were isolated from the fruiting bodies of the fungus Ganoderma applanatum (Ganodermataceae), along with four known analogues, ganoderenic acids A, B, D and G (3-6)...
  50. ncbi Characterization of ganoderma spore lipid by stable carbon isotope analysis: implications for authentication
    Xin Liu
    State Key Laboratory of Biocontrol Food Engineering Research Center of State Ministry of Education, College of Life Sciences, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou, 510275, China
    Anal Bioanal Chem 388:723-31. 2007
    The ratios of stable carbon isotopes ((13)C/(12)C) of ganoderma fruiting body, ganoderma spore, ganoderma spore lipid (GSL) and individual fatty acids in GSL were determined by gas chromatography-stable isotope ratio mass spectrometry ..
  51. ncbi Ganoderma total sterol (GS) and GS1 protect rat cerebral cortical neurons from hypoxia/reoxygenation injury
    Hong Bo Zhao
    Department of Pharmacology, School of Basic Medical Sciences, Peking University Health Science Center, 38 Xueyuan Road, Beijing 100083, P R China
    Life Sci 76:1027-37. 2005
    The effect of Ganoderma total sterol (GS) and its main components(GS(1)) on rat cortical neuronal cultures exposed to hypoxia/reoxygenation (H/R) was studied in vitro. GS (0.01,0.1,1 microg/ml) increased neuron viability following H/R...
  52. ncbi Effects of Ganoderma lucidum polysaccharide on CYP2E1, CYP1A2 and CYP3A activities in BCG-immune hepatic injury in rats
    Xin Wang
    Department of Pharmacology, Basic Medical School, Beijing Peking University, Beijing 100083, P R China
    Biol Pharm Bull 30:1702-6. 2007
    The purpose of the present study was to investigate the effect of Ganoderma lucidum polysaccharide (GLPS), a major active component in Chinese medicinal fungus, on cytochrome P450 metabolic activity in Bacillus Calmette Guérin (BCG)-..
  53. ncbi Enhanced production of exopolysaccharides by fed-batch culture of Ganoderma resinaceum DG-6556
    Hyun Mi Kim
    Department of Biotechnology, College of Engineering, Daegu University, Kyungsan, Kyungbuk 712 714, Republic of Korea
    J Microbiol 44:233-42. 2006
    ..It may be worth attempting with other mushroom fermentation processes for enhanced production of mushroom polysaccharides, particularly those with industrial potential...
  54. ncbi Laccase and manganese peroxidase activities of Phellinus robustus and Ganoderma adspersum grown on food industry wastes in submerged fermentation
    G Songulashvili
    Institute of Evolution, University of Haifa, Mt Carmel, Haifa 31905, Israel
    Biotechnol Lett 28:1425-9. 2006
    ..U l(-1)) and manganese peroxidase (MnP) (1,000-11,300 U l(-1)) in fermentation of nine food wastes, whereas Ganoderma adspersum produced only laccase (600-34,000 U l(-1)). Glucose provided high laccase and MnP activity of P...
  55. ncbi The anti-invasive effect of lucidenic acids isolated from a new Ganoderma lucidum strain
    Chia Jui Weng
    Department of Food Science and Biotechnology, National Chung Hsing University, Taichung, Taiwan
    Mol Nutr Food Res 51:1472-7. 2007
    b>Ganoderma lucidum is a well-known mushroom with various pharmacological effects that has been used for health and longevity purposes...
  56. ncbi A mushroom (Ganoderma capense) lectin with spectacular thermostability, potent mitogenic activity on splenocytes, and antiproliferative activity toward tumor cells
    Patrick H K Ngai
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N T, Hong Kong, China
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 314:988-93. 2004
    ..slight similarity to some lectins and fungal immunomodulatory proteins, was isolated from the mushroom Ganoderma capense (Lloyd) Teng...
  57. ncbi Ganoderma tsugae in vivo modulates Th1/Th2 and macrophage responses in an allergic murine model
    Jin Yuarn Lin
    Department of Food Science and Biotechnology, College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, National Chung Hsing University, 250 Kuokuang Road, Taichung 40227, Taiwan, ROC
    Food Chem Toxicol 44:2025-32. 2006
    We have reported that Ganoderma tsugae supplementation alleviates bronchoalveolar inflammation in an airway sensitization and challenge model with female BALB/c mice. However, the effects of G...
  58. ncbi Aldose reductase inhibitors from the fruiting bodies of Ganoderma applanatum
    Sanghyun Lee
    Natural Products Research Institute and College of Pharmacy, Seoul National University, Japan
    Biol Pharm Bull 28:1103-5. 2005
    The isolation and characterization of rat lens aldose reductase (RLAR) inhibitors from the fruiting bodies of Ganoderma applanatum were conducted. Among the extracts and fractions from G...
  59. ncbi Ganoderiol F, a ganoderma triterpene, induces senescence in hepatoma HepG2 cells
    Ue Min Chang
    Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences and Medical Biotechnology, College of Medicine, Taiwan ROC
    Life Sci 79:1129-39. 2006
    Ganoderiol F (GolF), a tetracyclic triterpene, was isolated from Ganoderma amboinense and found to induce senescence of cancer cell lines...
  60. ncbi Qualitative and quantitative analyses of nucleosides and nucleobases in Ganoderma spp. by HPLC-DAD-MS
    J L Gao
    Institute of Chinese Medical Sciences, University of Macau, Taipa, Macau, China
    J Pharm Biomed Anal 44:807-11. 2007
    ..developed for detection of the nucleosides and nucleobases in two species of Lingzhi, the dried sporophore of Ganoderma lucidum and G. sinense...
  61. ncbi Antifungal activity of sterols and triterpenes isolated from Ganoderma annulare
    E F A Smania
    Departamento de Microbiologia e Parasitologia, Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Florianopolis, SC 88040 900, Brazil
    Fitoterapia 74:375-7. 2003
    ..and five triterpenes, applanoxidic acids A, C, F, G and H, have been isolated from Ganoderma annulare...
  62. ncbi Lanostane triterpenoids from the Sri Lankan basidiomycete Ganoderma applanatum
    E Dilip de Silva
    Department of Chemistry, University of Colombo, P O Box 1490, Colombo 3, Sri Lanka
    J Nat Prod 69:1245-8. 2006
    ..acid (5), have been isolated from the EtOAc extract of the fruiting body of Ganoderma applanatum...
  63. ncbi Comparison of rapid DNA extraction methods applied to PCR identification of medicinal mushroom Ganoderma spp
    Xuanwei Zhou
    Plant Biotechnology Research Center, School of Agriculture and Biology, Fudan SJTU Nottingham Plant Biotechnology R and D Center Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, PR China
    Prep Biochem Biotechnol 37:369-80. 2007
    ..The method developed could effectively eliminate the influence of the secondary metabolites to DNA extraction. The DNA samples extracted from the developed method could be successfully used for PCR applications...
  64. ncbi Stem rots of oil palm caused by Ganoderma boninense: pathogen biology and epidemiology
    C A Pilotti
    PNG Oil Palm Research Association Inc, P O Box 36, Alotau, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
    Mycopathologia 159:129-37. 2005
    ..into the causal pathogen have revealed that the stem rots in PNG are caused predominantly by the basidiomycete Ganoderma boninense, with a minor pathogen identified as G. tornatum G...
  65. ncbi Following basal stem rot in young oil palm plantings
    G Panchal
    School of Biological and Chemical Sciences, Birkbeck College, University of London, Malet Street, London, WC1E 7HX, UK
    Mycopathologia 159:123-7. 2005
    The PCR primer GanET has previously been shown to be suitable for the specific amplification of DNA from Ganoderma boninense. A DNA extraction and PCR method has been developed that allows for the amplification of the G...
  66. ncbi Investigations on the causes of upper stem rot (USR) on standing mature oil palms
    Y Hasan
    Bah Lias Research Station, PTPP London Sumatra Indonesia Tbk, P O Box 1154, Medan 20011, North Sumatra, Indonesia
    Mycopathologia 159:109-12. 2005
    ..In the second experiment, particular attention was given to ensure that the Ganoderma spores were freshly collected to maintain viability but no infection was observed around the inoculation sites ..
  67. ncbi Quantitative determination of bitter principles in specimens of Ganoderma lucidum using high-performance liquid chromatography and its application to the evaluation of ganoderma products
    Jiang Jing Gao
    Institute of Natural Medicine, Toyama Medical and Pharmaceutical University, 2630 Sugitani, Toyama 230 0194, Japan
    Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 52:688-95. 2004
    For quantitative determination of 19 triterpene constituents, including six ganoderma alcohols (1-6) and 13 ganoderma acids (7-19), in the products of Ganoderma lucidum, an analytical system was developed using high-performance liquid ..
  68. ncbi Studies on oil palm trunks as sources of infection in the field
    J Flood
    CABI Bioscience, Bakeham Lane, Egham, Surrey, TW20 9TY, United Kingdom
    Mycopathologia 159:101-7. 2005
    Diseases of oil palm caused by Ganoderma boninense are of major economic importance in much of South-East Asia...
  69. ncbi Possible sources of genetic resistance in oil palm (Elaeis guineensis Jacq.) to basal stem rot caused by Ganoderma boninense--prospects for future breeding
    T Durand-Gasselin
    Tree Crops Department, Oil Palm Programme, CIRAD CP, TA 80 03, 34398, Montpellier Cedex 5, France
    Mycopathologia 159:93-100. 2005
    Oil palm estates in southeast Asia suffer from substantial losses due to basal stem rot caused by Ganoderma boninense...
  70. ncbi New lanostane-type triterpenoids from Ganoderma applanatum
    Sang Hee Shim
    Natural Products Research Institute and College of Pharmacy, Seoul National University, 28 Yeungun dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul 110 460, Korea
    J Nat Prod 67:1110-3. 2004
    Four new lanostane-type triterpenes were isolated from the MeOH extract of the fruiting bodies of Ganoderma applanatum...
  71. ncbi [Comparative study on triterpenes in different Ganoderma species]
    Zengtao Xing
    Edible Fungi Institute, Shanghai Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Shanghai
    Zhong Yao Cai 27:575-6. 2004
    The triterpene profiles of different Ganoderma products was analysed by HPLC. The results showed that the seven-day fermented mycelia had little triterpene and different growth stages fruiting bodies almost had changeless triterpene...
  72. ncbi Morphological variation and host range of two Ganoderma species from Papua New Guinea
    Carmel A Pilotti
    PNG Oil Palm Research Association, PR O Box 36, Alotau, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
    Mycopathologia 158:251-65. 2004
    Two species of Ganoderma belonging to different subgenera which cause disease on oil palms in PNG are identified by basidiome morphology and the morphology of their basidiospores. The names G. boninense and G. tornatum have been applied...
  73. ncbi [Correlations between the characters of the mycelium vegetative growth and the formation of the fruiting body of Ganoderma luciderm]
    Shu Fang Wang
    Institute of Materia Medica, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical Sciences, Beijing, China
    Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi 31:21-3. 2006
    To select a proper Ganoderma luciderm strain for the fruiting body production.
  74. ncbi Ganoderic acid X, a lanostanoid triterpene, inhibits topoisomerases and induces apoptosis of cancer cells
    Chyi Hann Li
    Graduate Institute of Medical Technology, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Life Sci 77:252-65. 2005
    Lanostanoid triterpenes isolated from Ganoderma amboinense were found to inhibit the growth of numerous cancer cell lines, and some of them inhibited the activities of topoisomerases I and IIalpha in vitro...
  75. doi Anti-HIV-1 protease activity of lanostane triterpenes from the vietnamese mushroom Ganoderma colossum
    Riham Salah El Dine
    Institute of Natural Medicine, University of Toyama, 2630 Sugitani, Toyama 930 0194, Japan
    J Nat Prod 71:1022-6. 2008
    ..VII (3), and colossolactone VIII (4), were isolated from the fruiting bodies of the Vietnamese mushroom Ganoderma colossum, together with the known compound colossolactone E (5)...
  76. ncbi [Chemical constituents of the spores of Ganoderma lucidum]
    Xiao qi Zhang
    Institute of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Natural Products, Jinan University, Guangzhou 510632, China
    Zhong Yao Cai 31:41-4. 2008
    To study the chemical constituents of the sporoderm-broken spores of Ganoderma lucidum.
  77. ncbi [Effect of Ganoderma triterpene on proliferation of dendritic cells from mouse spleen]
    Bin Wang
    Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Guangzhou UTCM, Guangzhou 510405
    Zhong Yao Cai 28:577-9. 2005
    To investigate the effect of Ganoderma Triterpene (GT) on proliferation of Dendritic cells (DC) from mouse spleen.
  78. ncbi Constituents from the fruiting bodies of Ganoderma applanatum and their aldose reductase inhibitory activity
    Sang Hyun Lee
    Department of Applied Plant Science, College of Industrial Science, Chung Ang University, Anseong, Korea
    Arch Pharm Res 29:479-83. 2006
    Eight compounds were isolated from the fruiting bodies of Ganoderma applanatum, and were identified as 2-methoxyfatty acids (1), 5-dihydroergosterol (2), ergosterol peroxide (3) 3beta,7beta, 20,23xi-tetrahydroxy-11,15-dioxolanosta-8-en-..
  79. ncbi [Studies on chemical constituents from the fruiting bodies of Ganoderma sinense Zhao, Xu et Zhang]
    Chao Liu
    Institute of Materia Medica, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, Key Laboratory of Bioactive Substances and Resources Utilization of Chinese Herbal Medicine, Ministry of Education, Beijing 100050, China
    Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi 32:235-7. 2007
    To study the chemical constituents from the fruiting bodies of Ganoderma sinense Zhao, Xu et Zhang.
  80. ncbi Two new lanostanoids from Ganoderma resinaceum
    Xue Mei Niu
    School of Chinese Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
    J Asian Nat Prod Res 9:659-64. 2007
    ..with a known compound, 3-oxo-5alpha-lanosta-8,24-dien-21-oic acid (3), were isolated from the fruiting body of Ganoderma resinaceum. The structure elucidation was accomplished by spectroscopic methods, especially NMR experiments...
  81. ncbi Two novel lanostane triterpenoids from Ganoderma sinense
    Yin Qiao
    State Key Laboratory Phytochemistry and Plant Resource in West China, Kunming Institute of Botany, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming 650204, PR China
    Molecules 12:2038-46. 2007
    ....
  82. ncbi Solid-state fermentation for enhanced production of laccase using indigenously isolated Ganoderma sp
    Madhavi S Revankar
    Food Engineering and Technology Department, Institute of Chemical Technology, University of Mumbai, Matunga, Mumbai 400019, India
    Appl Biochem Biotechnol 143:16-26. 2007
    Laccase production by solid-state fermentation (SSF) using an indigenously isolated white rot basidiomycete Ganoderma sp. was studied...
  83. ncbi An unlikely cause of anemia and abdominal pain
    Tatiana Levit
    Department of Internal Medicine F, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 9:408-9. 2007
  84. ncbi A prospective, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study of the platelet and global hemostatic effects of Ganoderma lucidum (Ling-Zhi) in healthy volunteers
    Yung Kwok
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Anesth Analg 101:423-6, table of contents. 2005
    b>Ganoderma lucidum is a Chinese herbal medicine popular with cancer patients. Previous in vitro studies suggested that Ganoderma lucidum might impair hemostasis...
  85. ncbi Influence of Ganoderma lucidum on blood biochemistry and immunocompetence in horses
    Shao Wen Lai
    Department of Veterinary Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei 106, Taiwan
    Am J Chin Med 32:931-40. 2004
    The characteristic ingredients of Ganoderma lucidum, such as polysaccharides, triterpenoids, nucleic acids and small proteins, have been found and proved to have many special pharmacological properties...
  86. ncbi Diseases caused by Ganoderma spp. on perennial crops in Pakistan
    Nasreen Nasir
    Research Committee, Pakistan Coconut and Oil Palm Plantation Society, DHA Degree College for Women, Khayaban e ghalib, Phase 8, Defence Housing Authority, Karachi, Pakistan
    Mycopathologia 159:119-21. 2005
    b>Ganoderma applanatum (Pres. Wallr) Pat. and G. lucidum (Leyss. ex Fr.) Karst attack species of Pinus, Dalbergia, Artocarpus, Morus, Cedrus, Melia, Quercus, Populus and other trees in Pakistan causing stem, butt and root rot diseases...
  87. ncbi Ganoderma diseases of perennial crops in India--an overview
    K V Sankaran
    Kerala Forest Research Institute, Peechi 680653, Kerala, India
    Mycopathologia 159:143-52. 2005
    The species of Ganoderma recorded from India as causing diseases of perennial crops are listed, and their host range and taxonomy discussed. Four new hosts of G. lucidum are also reported...
  88. ncbi [The pharmacological study of Ganoderma spores and their active components]
    Zhi bin Lin
    Department of Pharmacology, Peking University School of Basic Medical Sciences, Beijing 100083, China
    Beijing Da Xue Xue Bao 38:541-7. 2006
    Recently, the pharmacological study of Ganoderma spores and active components has become a focus of attention in the world. The present review is based on the auctorial research on Ganoderma spores...
  89. ncbi Ganoderma tsugae supplementation alleviates bronchoalveolar inflammation in an airway sensitization and challenge mouse model
    Jin Yuarn Lin
    Department of Food Science and Biotechnology, College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, National Chung Hsing University, 250 Kuokuang Road, Taichung 40227, Taiwan, Republic of China ROC
    Int Immunopharmacol 6:241-51. 2006
    b>Ganoderma tsugae (a Chinese mushroom Songshan lingzhi) cultivated in Taiwan is extensively used in Chinese traditional medicine to treat different diseases. To determine whether G...
  90. ncbi Development of fungal mycelia as a skin substitute: characterization of keratinocyte proliferation and matrix metalloproteinase expression during improvement in the wound-healing process
    Ching Hua Su
    Graduate Institute of Biomedical Material Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Biomed Mater Res A 72:220-7. 2005
    SACCHACHITIN membranes, prepared from the waste residue of the fruiting body of Ganoderma taugae, were used in our previous study to enhance skin wound healing in animal models...
  91. ncbi [The kinetic characteristics of mycelium growth of medicinal mushroom Ganoderma sinense in liquid-submerged cultivation]
    Jianhua Gong
    Institute of Microbiology, Academia Sinica, Beijing 100080, China
    Wei Sheng Wu Xue Bao 42:93-8. 2002
    The study was carried out to investigate the kinetic characteristics of Ganoderma sinense mycelium growth in liquid-submerged cultivation, using a air-lift bioreactor ALR/ff specially designed for the cultivation of mushrooms' suspending ..
  92. ncbi The immune effects of edible fungus polysaccharides compounds in mice
    Yuanmin Yin
    Department of Food Science and Nutrition, Zhejiang University, 268 Kaixuan Road, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China 310029
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 16:258-60. 2007
    ..5: 0.5) extracted from Lentinus edodes, Ganoderma lucidium and Grifola frondosa...
  93. ncbi Ganoderma lucidum polysaccharides peptide inhibits the growth of vascular endothelial cell and the induction of VEGF in human lung cancer cell
    Qi zhen Cao
    Department of Pharmacology, School of Basic Medical Sciences, Peking University Health Science Center, 38 Xueyuan Road, Beijing, 100083, China
    Life Sci 78:1457-63. 2006
    b>Ganoderma lucidum Polysaccharide Peptide (Gl-PP) has shown some effects as anti-tumors in mice and potential anti-angiogenesis. In this study, we elucidated the possible mechanism of Gl-PP action on anti-angiogenesis of tumor...
  94. ncbi [Effects of the polysaccharides isolated from ganoderma applanatum (PGA) on the level of PGE2 and gastric mucosal blood flow (GMBF) and gastric mucus secretion of rats with gastric mucosa injury]
    Ming Yang
    Department of Pharmacology, Institute of Chinese Materia Medica, Academy of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Materia Medica, Changchun 130021, China
    Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi 30:1176-8. 2005
    To investigate the protective effects of the polysaccharides isolated from ganoderma applanatum (PGA) on gastric mucosal injury in rats and the underlying mechanism.
  95. ncbi [Atmospheric concentration of fungus spores in Ankara and the effect of meteorological factors in 2003 period]
    Talip Ceter
    Kastamonu Üniversitesi Fen Edebiyat Fakültesi, Biyoloji Bolumu, Kastamonu
    Mikrobiyol Bul 43:627-38. 2009
    ..Curvularia, Coprinus, Nigrospora, Periconia, Melanomma, Torula, Ascobolus, Agrocybe, Pithomyces, Stemphyllium, Ganoderma, Boletus, Peronospora, Venturia, Paraphaeosphaeria, Epicoccum, Didymella, Chaetomium and Fusarium rates between ..
  96. ncbi Update from Asia. Asian studies on cancer chemoprevention
    T K Yun
    Laboratory of Experimental Pathology, Korea Cancer Center Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 889:157-92. 1999
    ..In brief, ascorbic acid, soybean lecithin, capsaicin, biochanin A, Ganoderma lucidum, caffeine, and a novel synthetic 2-(allylthio)pyrazine decrease the incidence of mouse lung tumors, ..
  97. ncbi Immunomodulatory capacity of fungal proteins on the cytokine production of human peripheral blood mononuclear cells
    Prescilla V Jeurink
    Cell Biology and Immunology Group, Wageningen University and Research Centre, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Int Immunopharmacol 8:1124-33. 2008
    ..Eight mushroom strains (Agaricus blazei, Coprinus comatus, Flammulina velutipes, Ganoderma lucidum, Grifola frondosa, Volvariella volvacea, Lentinus edodes, and Pleurotus ostreatus) were tested for the ..
  98. ncbi [Effects of extracts of Chinese medicines on Ganoderma lucidum in submerged culture]
    Hailong Yang
    Key Laboratory of Industrial Biotechnology of Ministry of Education, Southern Yangtze University, Wuxi 214036, China
    Wei Sheng Wu Xue Bao 43:519-22. 2003
    ..on biomass and exopolysaccharide of Ganoderma lucidum were studied by submerged culture...
  99. ncbi Changes in weight gain, faecal oocyst count and packed cell volume of Eimeria tenella-infected broilers treated with a wild mushroom (Ganoderma lucidum) aqueous extract
    A O Ogbe
    Federal College of Animal Health and Production Technology, National Veterinary Research Institute, Vom, Nigeria
    J S Afr Vet Assoc 80:97-102. 2009
    An experiment was conducted to study the effect of a wild Ganoderma lucidum aqueous extract in coccidian-infected broilers. At 6 weeks of age the birds were randomly allocated to 6 treatment groups of 20 Ross broilers each in wire cages...
  100. ncbi Immunomodulatory and antimicrobial effects of some traditional chinese medicinal herbs: a review
    Benny K H Tan
    Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, National University of Singapore, 18 Medical Drive, Singapore 117597
    Curr Med Chem 11:1423-30. 2004
    ..Aloaceae), Angelica species (Umbelliferae), Astragalus membranaceus Bunge. (Leguminosae), Ganoderma lucidum (Fr.) Karst. (Ganodermataceae), Panax ginseng C.A Mey...
  101. doi Ganoderma spore lipid inhibits N-methyl-N-nitrosourea-induced retinal photoreceptor apoptosis in vivo
    Yang Gao
    State Key Laboratory of Ophthalmology, Zhongshan Ophthalmic Center, Sun Yat Sen University, 54 Xianlie Road South, Guangzhou 510060, China
    Exp Eye Res 90:397-404. 2010
    The purpose of the present study was to investigate the effect of Ganoderma spores lipid (GSL) on Bax, Bcl-xl and Caspase-3 expression in damaged retina and to address the effect of GSL on photoreceptor cell lesions induced by N-methyl-N-..

Research Grants6

  1. Role of Reishi on cell surface proteins and signaling modulation in IBC
    IVETTE SUAREZ; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..We recently published that Ganoderma lucidum (Reishi), a mushroom used in Traditional Chinese Medicine, selectively inhibits IBC cell viability, but ..
  2. Antiviral/Antitumor Roles of Ganoderma Lucidum Spores
    Rui Liu; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Therefore, there is an urgent need for novel or alternative treatment methods for HBV therapy. Ganoderma lucidum spores used in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) have been shown to have antiviral and anticancer ..
  3. Antiviral/Antitumor Roles of Ganoderma Lucidum Spores
    Rui Liu; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Therefore, there is an urgent need for novel or alternative treatment methods for HBV therapy. Ganoderma lucidum spores used in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) have been shown to have antiviral and anticancer ..
  4. Effect of Mushroom Extracts on Prostate Cancer
    Joel Slaton; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..b>Ganoderma Lucidum (Reishi) contain a number of bioactive compounds including triterpenes which can down-regulate MMP-9, a ..
  5. Effect of Mushroom Extracts on Prostate Cancer
    Joel Slaton; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..b>Ganoderma Lucidum (Reishi) contain a number of bioactive compounds including triterpenes which can down-regulate MMP-9, a ..
  6. ANTICARCINOGENIC CONSTITUENTS FROM GANODERMA LUCIDUM
    LUKE LAM; Fiscal Year: 1993
    The objective of this project is to isolate and characterize anticarcinogenic constituents from the fungus plant Ganoderma lucidum using bioassay-directed fractionation...