Application of Chinese Jun-Cao technique for the production of Brazilian Ganoderma lucidum strains

Leonardo do Nascimento Rolim, Ceci Sales-Campos, Maria Auxiliadora de Queiroz Cavalcanti, Arailde Fontes Urben
2014 Brazilian Archives of Biology and Technology  
Ganoderma lucidum is a medicinal mushroom traditionally used in China against a wide range of diseases such as cancer and also for its prevention. In this work, commercial Chinese strains G. lucidum were compared to wild Brazilian strains aiming to determine the cultivation potential through the use of Jun-Cao. Six formulations were tested and the strains presented good response to the applied method. In general, the mixture between the grass and wood was well suited for the basidiomycetes,
more » ... basidiomycetes, contributing to the preparation of substrates that generated better results in Jun Cao.
doi:10.1590/s1516-89132014005000015 fatcat:dvnxhhw5gbcezb633nkd3npsai