Reishi / Lingzhi (Ganoderma lucidum)

Matthew Capowski

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This thread will be used to discuss reishi.

The CRC Press Book Herbal Medicine: Biomolecular and Clinical Aspects 2nd edition has an excellent chapter on the Reishi mushroom that includes 185 references:

Effects of a Combination of Elderberry and Reishi Extracts on the Duration and Severity of Respiratory Tract Infections in Elderly Subjects: A Randomized Controlled Trial

"Therefore, the administration of a combination of elderberry and reishi extracts to the elderly population during the winter season might be used as a natural strategy to reduce the duration and severity of respiratory tract infections"

Identification of novel phytocannabinoids from Ganoderma by label-free dynamic mass redistribution assay