PubMed Medical Reports about Ganoderma draws on over 4.5 million Medical Articles housed in the United States National Library of Medicine. There are many hundreds of Research Articles that deal with Ganoderma Lucidum known as Reishi in Japan and Lingzhi in China and India.
We have included a number of extracts, but please visit https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/ and type in Ganoderma or any other medicinal for a comprehensive report.
Ganoderma Lucidum/Reishi/Lingzhi has been used extensively in Asian countries for over 4,000 years, and for over 2,000 years has been known as the King of Herbs A great deal of work has been carried out on its therapeutic potential.
The basidiocarp, mycelia, and spores of Ganoderma Lucidum contain approximately 400 different bioactive ingredients. It has a great number of pharmacological effects as detailed below, including anti-tumour (Cancer), chemo and radioprotective properties.