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Volume 12, Issue 4 - Dec 2014
Volume 12, Issue 3 - Sep 2014
Volume 12, Issue 2 - Jun 2014
Volume 12, Issue 1 - Mar 2014
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A comprehensive review of the therapeutic effects of Hericium erinaceus in neurodegenerative disease
Kim, Young Ock ; Lee, Sang Won ; Kim, Jin Seong ;
Journal of Mushroom, volume 12, issue 2, 2014, Pages 77~81
DOI : 10.14480/JM.2014.12.2.77
Mushrooms are considered not only as food but also for source of physiologically beneficial medicines. The culinary-medicinal mushrooms may important role in the prevention of age-associated neurological dysfunctions, including Alzheimer`s and Parkinson`s diseases. Hericium erinaceus (H. erinaceus), is edible mushrooms, is a parasitic fungus that grows hanging off of logs and trees and well established candidate for brain and nerve health. H. erinaceus contains high amounts of antioxidants, beta-glucan, polysaccharides and a potent catalyst for brain tissue regeneration and helps to improve memory and cognitive functions. Its fruiting bodies and the fungal mycelia exhibit various pharmacological activities, including the enhancement of the immune system, antitumor, hypoglycemic and anti-aging properties. H. erinaceus stimulates the synthesis of Nerve Growth Factor (NGF) which is the primary protein nutrient responsible for enhancing and repairing neurological disorders. Especially hericenones and erinacines isolated from its fruitin body stimulate NGF, synthesis. This fungus is also utilized to regulate blood levels of glucose, triglycerides and cholesterol. H. erinaceus can be considered as useful therapeutic agents in the management and/or treatment of neurodegeneration diseases. However, this review focuses on in vitro, in vivo and clinical trials for neurodegerative disease.
Varietal characteristics of new white button mushroom `Seolwon` in Agaricus bisporus
Lee, Byung-Joo ; Lee, Mi-Ae ; Kim, Yong-Gyun ; Lee, Kwang-Won ; Lee, Byung-Eui ; Song, Ho-Yeon ;
Journal of Mushroom, volume 12, issue 2, 2014, Pages 82~87
DOI : 10.14480/JM.2014.12.2.82
Commonly known as the button mushroom, Agaricus bisporus is one of the most widely cultivated mushroom species of edible fungi. In the breeding of new button mushroom, Seolwon was developed by crossing two homokaryons. Because of the predominantly pseudohomothallic life cycle, only a small percentage of homokaryotic meiospores are produced, which do not fruit. Homokaryotic cultures derived from these types of single spores produce a vegetative mycelium that contain a variable number of genetically identical nuclei per cell. After crossing two homokaryons, hybrids were cultivated on a small scale and on a commercial scale at a farm. The spawn was made by a commercial spawn producer and the spawned compost by a commercial compost producer. Mycelial growth of Seolwon on CDA was better at
when it was compared with that of Seolgang. The mature cap shape of new strain Seolwon is oblate spheroid and the immature cap shape is round to oblate spheroid. The cap diameter was 39.7 mm on average. In comparison with white strain Seolgang, the strain had a yield that was 11% higher. It produced fruiting bodies which had a higher weight on average per fruiting body and were 9.7% firmer with a good shelf life. Days of fruiting body were 1-2 days later than those of Seolgang. The physical characteristics such as springiness, chewiness, adhesiveness, gumminess were better than that of Seolgang.
The culture conditions for the mycelial growth of Auricularia auricula-judae
Jo, Woo-Sik ; Kim, Dong-Geun ; Seok, Soon-Ja ; Jung, Hee-Young ; Park, Seung-Chun ;
Journal of Mushroom, volume 12, issue 2, 2014, Pages 88~95
DOI : 10.14480/JM.2014.12.2.88
Auricularia auricula-judae is an edible mushroom, which is known as wood ear, free ear, black ear mushroom, and free jelly fish. This study was carried out to obtain the basic information for mycelial culture conditions of Auricularia auriculajudae. According to colony diameter and mycelial density, the media for suitable mycelial growth were PDA and MCM. The optimum temperature for mycelial growth was
. Carbon and nitrogen sources were mannose and malt extract, respectively. The optimum C/N ratio was in the range of 10 to 1 with 2% glucose. Other minor components for the optimal growth were thiamine-HCl and biotin as vitamins, succinic acid and lactic acid as organic acids, and
as mineral salts.
Nuclear DNA inheritance of intra-specific somatic hybrids by di-mono cross in Pleurotus ostreatus based on URP-PCR analysis
Kim, Eun Jung ; Shin, Pyung Gyun ; Jang, Kab Yeul ; Kong, Won Sik ; Han, Young Sook ; Yoo, Young Bok ;
Journal of Mushroom, volume 12, issue 2, 2014, Pages 96~106
DOI : 10.14480/JM.2014.12.2.96
The primary objective of the present study is the characterization of the somatic hybrids of dikaryon-monokaryon (di-mono) crosses in mushroom breeding. We employed this technique for developing superior strains from Pleurotus ostreatus strains with 48 intraspecific hybrids of 12 combinations between six P. ostreatus strains and one P. florida strain. The results on the experiments of hybridization rate, nuclear DNA patterns, and colors and morphology of fruit-bodies, are presented. In di-mono crosses, somatic hybrids among Pleurotus strains showed 100% of crossability as seen in those between P. ostreatus and P. florida strains indicating that the nuclei of a dikaryon is inferred to be migrated to a recipient. 87.5% of the somatic hybrids among Pleurotus strains were similar to the donor dikaryons, and 12.5% of the somatic hybrids presented DNA patterns of both parents. In 16.6% of di-mono crosses between P. ostreatus and P. florida, the nuclear DNA patterns of all hybrids showed the same or similar patterns compared to the donor dikaryons. 70.9% of the hybrids between P. ostreatus and P. ostreatus were similar to the donor dikaryons and 12.5% of them presented the DNA patterns of both parents. 79.2% of fruiting body morphology of the hybrids among Pleurotus strains were similar to the dikaryons and 20.8% of them were similar to both parents. Interestingly, the morphology of all dikaryons were dissimilar each other. All hybrid strains between dikaryon P. florida and monokaryon P. ostreatus showed the fruiting body of which colors were similar to those of the dikaryon, while the hybrids between dikaryon P. ostreatus and monokaryon P. florida were showed the combined colors of both parents. Therefore, the fruiting body color of P. florida tends to be generally dominant. In conclusion, the present study provides a way to find out and suggest superior hybrid strains using the nuclear DNA patterns of hybrids between Pleurotus strains as well as the characteristics of their fruiting bodies. The advantages of the di-mono crossing are needs to be fully utilized in mushroom breeding because it is an ideal way to develop the superior strains of Pleurotus.
Free radical scavenging, anti-inflammatory and melannin synthesis inhibitory activities of Gloeostereum incarnatum
Kwon, Ye Ju ; Kim, Mi-Hyeon ; Choi, Jae Soon ; Lee, Tae Soo ;
Journal of Mushroom, volume 12, issue 2, 2014, Pages 107~116
DOI : 10.14480/JM.2014.12.2.107
Gloeostereum incarnatum is an edible and medicinal mushroom belongs to Family Cyphellaceae of Polyporales, Basidiomycota. The purpose of this study was to investigate the free radical scavenging, anti-inflammatory, and melanin synthesis inhibitory activities of fruiting bodies of Gloeostereum incarnatum. In the free radical scavenging activities, the mushroom extracts showed good 1,1-diphenyl-2-picrylhydrazyl (DPPH) free radical scavenging and chelating activity on the ferrous ions compared with the positive control, BHT. The mushroom extract suppressed nitric oxide (NO) production in LPS-induced RAW 264.7 macrophage cells in dose dependant manners. Significant reduction of paw edema of rats were observed at 2~6 h after administration with 50 mg/kg of the methanol and hot-water extracts, which were comparable with treatment of 5 mg/kg of indomethacin, the positive control. The melanin synthesis of Melanoma B16/F10 cells treated with
of the methanol and hot water extracts decreased melanin concentration to 50% and 45% compared with the control, arbutin. Therefore, the experimental results showed that methanol and hot-water extracts of Gloeostereum incarnatum fruiting bodies might be used for good sources of anti-inflammatory, free radical scavenging, and skin whitening agents for human health.
Comparison of mycelial growth and fruiting bodies yield according to substrate in Flammulina velutipes
Cheong, Jong-Chun ; Lee, Chan-Jung ; Moon, Ji-Won ;
Journal of Mushroom, volume 12, issue 2, 2014, Pages 117~121
DOI : 10.14480/JM.2014.12.2.117
The experiments were conducted to provide information on the chemical concentrations and cultural characteristics in the periods of hyphal incubation, primordial formation, and fruiting bodies yield of winter mushroom, Flammulina velutipes at the mixture ratio of the raw materials. Substrates were analyzed for pH, total carbon (T-C), total nitrogen (T-N), and C/N ratio. In case of Flammulina velutipes, yield of fruiting bodies were 190.5 g/850 ml in the substrates, [Corn-cob + Rice bran + Soybean curd residue (75:20:5)], which was increased 20.4% more than the control, [Douglas fir sawdust + Rice bran (75:25)]. But the periods of hyphal incubation took 28 days, which was 7 days longer than the control. Also, in the substrates [Douglas fir sawdust + Rice bran + Soybean curd residue (75:20:5)], the yields was 172.7 g/850 ml and the periods of hyphal incubation was 21 days.
Bag cultivation of Pleurotus ostreatus with Miscanths species substrates
Yoo, Young-Jin ; Kang, Chan-Ho ; Choi, Kyu-Hwan ; Kim, Hyo-Jin ; Jeong, Jong-Seong ; Kim, Hee-Jun ; Mun, Yoon-Ho ;
Journal of Mushroom, volume 12, issue 2, 2014, Pages 122~126
DOI : 10.14480/JM.2014.12.2.122
In analysis of inorganic components of Miscanthus sinensis Andersson var. sinensist, Phosphate increased with the progress of growing stage. in other way potassium, calcium and magnesium was inclined to decrease. The total nitrogen content in the Miscanthus sinensis Andersson var. sinensist was increased until second age cultivated stage, but in its third year, it was decreased apparently. In other way the total carbon content of Miscanthus sinensis was not changed until second year cultivation. But rapid increasing was happen in its third year cultivation stage. 3 year cultivated Miscanthus sinensis Andersson var. sinensist which has a plentiful carbon source can be used as a good culture media source for the formation of mushroom`s fruit body. When rice bran added at the amount of 20% to the keep in 65% moisture Miscanthus sinensis Andersson var. sinensist, the fermentation of culture material was well done and the temperature of
fittest for thermophilic microorganism growth was maintained for 5 days from 5 days after treatment. Rice bran 20% added to the Miscanthus sinensis Andersson var. sinensist was the fittest fermentation culture media for the Pleurotus ostreatus vinyl-bag type cultivation. When Pleurotus ostreatus was cultivated in this culture media, the yield was increased by 60% than whole Miscanthus sinensis Andersson var. sinensist containing culture media. The fermentation Miscanthus sinensis Andersson var. sinensist culture media could be substituted by 20% the sawdust in existing culture media(sawdust 50%+cottonseed bark 30%+cottonseed meal 20%).
Characteristics and breeding of a new variety Pleurotus eryngii, Saegonji
Ha, Tai-Moon ; Choi, Jong-In ; Jeon, Dae-Hoon ; Ji, Jeong-Hyun ; Shin, Pyung-Gyun ;
Journal of Mushroom, volume 12, issue 2, 2014, Pages 127~131
DOI : 10.14480/JM.2014.12.2.127
We bred a new strain of Pleurotus eryngii having few number of fruit body per bottle. It`s name is `Saegonji` and it was bred by mating monokaryotic strain isolated from E12-176 and monokaryotic strain `aerini No.3` in Mushroom Research Institute, Gyonggi province A.R.E.S. The characteristics of a new strain `Saegonji` are as follows. The optimum temperature for mycelium growth was from 23 to
on PDA medium and those for the primodium formation and the growth of fruit body were about
. The period from spawn innoculation to harvesting required around 51 days at
. The number of fruit body per bottle was 12.8 and it was 9.3 less than `Keunneutari No.2`. The length was 135.8 mm. It was longer than `Keunneutari No.2`, The color of cap was white grey, while that of `Keunneutari No.2` was grey. The yield was about 159 g per bottle(1100cc) and it was same as Keunneutari No.2.
Identification of oyster mushroom green mold pathogen that causes and pathological characteristics
Jhune, Chang-Sung ; Leem, Hoon-Tae ; Park, Hye-Sung ; Lee, Chan-Jung ; Weon, Hang-Yeon ; Seok, Soon-Ja ; Yoo, Kwan-Hee ; Sung, Gi-Ho ;
Journal of Mushroom, volume 12, issue 2, 2014, Pages 132~137
DOI : 10.14480/JM.2014.12.2.132
Green mold disease caused by Trichoderma species has recently caused considerable damage to oyster mushroom industries in Korea. This disease Trichoderma, Penicillium, Aspergillus, such as in (genus) to be included in a disease caused by a species that collectively the largest incidence and damage is caused by the pathogen Trichoderma genus. T. longibrachiatum, Trichoderma koningii, Trichoderma virens, T. hazianum, T. atroviride, and T. pseudokoningii were detected on oyster mushroom beds and, of them, T. virens, T. hazianum, T. longibrachiatum was the most frequently detected. The knowledge concerning physiological and ecological properties of Trichoderma spp. was essential for their effective control. T. longibrachiatum hyphal growth is very fast, spore formation, and, particularly well-chlamydospore formation characteristics, and reviews are dark green discoloration. T. koningii, fast mycelial growth, aerial hyphae and spores in aerial hyphae formation is concentrated. T. virens, especially if the color change caused by spore-forming, slow, late in infection, the more severe the damage is discovered. T. hazianum fast mycelial growth, white aerial hyphae and late turns dark green. After spore formation hyphae glob of white pustules or tufts on the top of the formation. T. atroviride. aerial hyphae usually the mycelial growth and spore formation in the unlikely event of the formation and smells similar to the smell of coconut is that. Fast T. pseudokoningii mycelial growth, spore formation is formed around the inoculation site, discoloration of the medium color and well formed chlamydospores.
Effects of supplementation of spent mushroom (Flammulina velutipes) substrates on the fermentative quality of rye silage
Moon, Yea-Hwang ; Kim, Su Cheol ; Cho, Woong Gi ; Lee, Sung Sill ; Cho, Soo Jeong ;
Journal of Mushroom, volume 12, issue 2, 2014, Pages 138~143
DOI : 10.14480/JM.2014.12.2.138
This study was conducted to know the optimal supplementary level of spent mushroom substrates (Flammulina velutipes) as an energy source and fermentation period in manufacturing of rye silage. Whole crop rye was harvested at full bloom stage and ensiled with spent mushroom substrates of 20%(S-20), 40%(S-40) and 60%(S-60) as fresh matter basis. Each silage was prepared in plastic buckets included with vinyl bag by three replications and fermented for 3, 6 and 9 weeks, respectively. Moisture contents of whole crop rye at full bloom stage and spent mushroom substrates were 62.3% and 54.3%, respectively, and those of silages was ranged from 58% to 64%. Ether extracts content of silages was significantly (P<0.05) increased in 6 weeks of fermentation period. The pH of silages ranged from 4.46 to 5.05, and fluctuated in the changes by fermentation period beside of decreased with elapsing the period in the S-60. The organic acid content of silages was higher in the order of lactic acid, butyric acid, acetic acid and propionic acid. Lactic acid content was higher when fermented for 6 weeks compared to the other fermentation period. Flieg`s score for estimation of silage quality ranged from 63 to 80, and was relatively high level in the S-20 and the S-40 fermented for 6 weeks, and was high level in S-20, and was relatively low level in the silages fermented for 3 week. Hence, we suggest that supplementation of 20% spent mushroom substrates in fresh matter basis and fermentation for 6 weeks are resonable for a good quality of rye silage.