Anti-androgenic activities of Ganoderma lucidum.

@article{Fujita2005AntiandrogenicAO,
  title={Anti-androgenic activities of Ganoderma lucidum.},
  author={R. Fujita and J. Liu and Kuniyoshi Shimizu and F. Konishi and K. Noda and S. Kumamoto and Chie Ueda and H. Tajiri and Shuhei Kaneko and Yoshitaro Suimi and R. Kondo},
  journal={Journal of ethnopharmacology},
  year={2005},
  volume={102 1},
  pages={
          107-12
        }
}
Key MethodThe inhibitory effects of methanol extracts of 19 edible and medicinal mushrooms on 5alpha-reductase activity were examined. The extract of Ganoderma lucidum Fr. Krast (Ganodermataceae) showed the strongest 5alpha-reductase inhibitory activity. The treatment of the fruit body of Ganoderma lucidum or the extract prepared from it significantly inhibited the testosterone-induced growth of the ventral prostate in castrated rats. These results showed that Ganoderma lucidum might be a useful…Expand
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