Grifola frondosa

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Grifola frondosa,

n See maitake.
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A phase I/II trial of a polysaccharide extract from Grifola frondosa (Maitake mushroom) in breast cancer patients.
These included YBG {extrad of yeast cell wall], ARBX (arabinoxylan from rice bran), ABE (extract of Agaricus blazei Murilt mushroom), ASC (mixed powder of Agaricus blazei Murill mushroom and shark cartilage), MSK (mixed powder of three kinds of mushrooms and three herbs), AhIC (mycelial extract of several mushrooms), CD-Fraction of maitake (D) Grifola frondosa mushroom, and PL-Fraction (extract of meshimakobu [Phellinus linteus], which is further discussed below).
In terms of the maitake mushroom, Growing Gourmet and Medicinal Mushrooms by Paul Stamets stated, "In vitro studies at the National Cancer Institute of the powdered fruit bodies of Grifola frondosa showed significant activity against the HIV (AIDS) virus when tested through its Anti-HIV Drug Testing System under the Developmental Therapeutics Program.
1994) Fractionation and antitumor activity of polysaccarides from Grifola frondosa mycelium.
This study investigated whether mushroom powder from Agaricus bisporus (White, Crimini, Portabella), Lentinula edodes (Shiitake), Pleurotus osteratus (Oyster), Pleurotus eryngii (King Oyster), and Grifola frondosa (Maitake), could modulate the immune response using in vitro and in vivo approaches.
Antrodia radiculosa * Armillaria ostoyae Bjerkandera adusta * Gloephyllum trabeum * Grifola frondosa Irpex lacteus Lentinula edodes Meruliporia incrassata * Mycena alcalina Naematoloma frowardii (= * Hypholoma) Phanerochaete chrysosporium * Pleurotus eryngii Pleurotus ostreatus Pleurotus pulmonarius * Psilocybe spp.
7,214,778 for "Glycoprotein with Antidiabetic, Antihypertensive, Antiobesity, and Antihyperlipidemic Effects from Grifola Frondosa, and a method for preparing same.