Ashida, Chain structures of glucans from Lentinus edodes
and their effects on NO production from RAW 264.7 macrophages, Carbohydr.
[29, 32] observed that potassium phosphate was the best P source for laccase production by Lepistasordida and Lentinus edodes
when compared to other salt sources.
Li et al., "Structural differences and conformational characterization of five bioactive polysaccharides from Lentinus edodes
," Food Research International, vol.
However, to the best of our knowledge, there was no literature concerning the vacuum frying of shiitake mushroom (Lentinus edodes
), especially for the effect of different pretreatments on physical-chemical properties of shiitake mushroom chips.
A phytase characterized by relatively high pH tolerance and thermostability from the Shiitake mushroom Lentinus edodes
Three kinds of antibacterial substances from Lentinus edodes
A polysaccharide extracted from rice bran fermented with Lentinus edodes
enhances natural killer cell activity and exhibits anticancer effects.
Jeung, "Preventive effects of Lentinus edodes
on homocysteinemia in mice," Experimental and Therapeutic Medicine, vol.
For example, the glucans, which are Lentinan, purified from the fruiting body of Lentinus edodes
, as well as Krestin, isolated from a medicinal mushroom, Trametes versicolor  and D-fraction, a glucan from the edible mushroom Grifola frondosa , display an antitumor activity .
Lee, "In vitro chemopreventive effects of plant polysaccharides (Aloe barbadensis Miller, Lentinus edodes
, Ganoderma lucidum and Coriolus versicolor)," Carcinogenesis, vol.
Prasad, "Lentinus edodes
: a macrofungus with pharmacological activities," Current Medicinal Chemistry, vol.
However, the findings in this study are in contrast with the study of Tinrat  who determined the time-kill kinetic activity of the mushrooms Pleurotus sajor-caju, Hypsizygus tessellatus, Lentinus edodes
, Flammulina velutipes, and Pleurotus eryngii and found them to exhibit bactericidal activity.