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Reishi mushroom

Known as: Lingzhi, Ganoderma lucidum, mushrooms reishi 
A mushroom, Ganoderma lucidum, of the POLYPORALES order of basidiomycetous fungi. It has long been used in traditional Chinese medicine in various… Expand
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
Obesity is associated with low-grade chronic inflammation and intestinal dysbiosis. Ganoderma lucidum is a medicinal mushroom… Expand
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
Type 2 diabetes mellitus has been known to increase systemic oxidative stress by chronic hyperglycemia and visceral obesity and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Ganoderma lucidum is a widely used medicinal macrofungus in traditional Chinese medicine that creates a diverse set of bioactive… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
A study was conducted to determine the content of phenolic compounds and the antioxidative activity of five edible and five… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
In Latin, lucidum means shiny or brilliant and aptly describes this mushroom’s fruiting body, which has a modeled, sculptured… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Oxidative stress has been linked with the pathogenesis of many human diseases including cancer, aging, and atherosclerosis. The… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
The popular edible mushroom Ganoderma lucidum (Reishi) has been widely used for the general promotion of health and longevity in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Three species of medicinal mushrooms are commercially available in Taiwan, namely, Ganoderma lucidum (Ling-chih), Ganoderma… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Although the pharmacology and clinical application of water extracts of Ganoderma lucidum have been extensively documented… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
A new highly oxygenated triterpene named ganoderic acid alpha has been isolated from a methanol extract of the fruiting bodies of… Expand
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