Cordyceps fungi: natural products, pharmacological functions and developmental products.


OBJECTIVES Parasitic Cordyceps fungi, such as Cordyceps sinensis, is a parasitic complex of fungus and caterpillar, which has been used for medicinal purposes for centuries particularly in China, Japan and other Asian countries. This article gives a general idea of the latest developments in C. sinensis research, with regard to the active chemical… (More)
DOI: 10.1211/jpp/61.03.0002


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