Activity-guided fractionation and evaluation of potent antioxidants from extract of angel wings mushroom, Pleurotus porrigens (higher Basidiomycetes).

@article{Yim2013ActivityguidedFA,
  title={Activity-guided fractionation and evaluation of potent antioxidants from extract of angel wings mushroom, Pleurotus porrigens (higher Basidiomycetes).},
  author={Hip Seng Yim and Fook Yee Chye and Sook Yee Mah and Chiaw Mei Sia and Loshnie Samuagam and Chun Wai Ho},
  journal={International journal of medicinal mushrooms},
  year={2013},
  volume={15 1},
  pages={9-19}
}
Pleurotus porrigens is a well-known edible, wild mushroom enjoyed as a delicacy by aborigines in Sabah and as source of income for the aborigines who collect and sell them at tamu (local market). This study aimed to evaluate the antioxidant activity in vitro and identify potent antioxidative components of aqueous extracts of P. porrigens. The antioxidant… CONTINUE READING