Albatrellus ovinus


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Noun1.Albatrellus ovinus - a fungus with a whitish often circular cap and a white pore surface and small pores and a white central stalkAlbatrellus ovinus - a fungus with a whitish often circular cap and a white pore surface and small pores and a white central stalk; found under conifers; edible but not popular
family Polyporaceae, Polyporaceae - fungi that become corky or woody with age, often forming shelflike growths on trees
polypore, pore fungus, pore mushroom - woody pore fungi; any fungus of the family Polyporaceae or family Boletaceae having the spore-bearing surface within tubes or pores; the fruiting bodies are usually woody at maturity and persistent
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The active ingredient is based on the edible mushroom Albatrellus ovinus, also called the Northern truffle.
Grifolin and grifolin derivatives (Figure 6) represent another class of farnesyl phenolic compounds which have been isolated from the edible mushroom Albatrellus ovinus and which exhibit anti-inflammatory properties [93].
Grifolin was purified from Albatrellus confluens and Albatrellus ovinus (Ishii et al., 1988; Nukata et al., 2002).