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BIORESEARCH UPDATE NEWS LETTER #1 Medici...

  Medicinal Mushrooms  For OPTIMUM HEALTH AND LONGEVITY  Ken Babal, C.N. We all know that vitamin and mineral supplements can augment diets by providing essential nutrients that ward off disease. Likewise, botanicals can help us stay well, and can be used medicinally. There is yet a third category that ranks high for cultivating optimum health and resistance to disease. This is the mushroom category. Mushrooms are members of the fungal family, sometimes referred to as the third kingdom. Being neither plant nor animal, they possess highly unique characteristics that...
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Tremella Mushrooms (Tremella fuciformis)

Tremella Mushrooms (Tremella fuciformis) Women’s aid for beauty from the Inside, Out. Tremella Mushroom (Tremella fuciformis), also called Silver Ear Mushroom with its large loose lobes, has been used in Asia as a Qi and immune tonic. Tremella has been also highly prized as a youthful skin tonic for a healthy complexion. It is said that imperial Concubine Yang (719-756), considered to be one of the most beautiful women in Chinese history, used Tremella for her facial and body maintenance. As such, Chinese women have been taking Tremella traditionally to make the...
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[#2005-07] Tremella Mushroom, A Promisin...

Tremella Mushroom, A Promising Material For Skincare Products Summary from: Y. Ohashi and Y. Yamamoto: Tremella fuciformis Polysaccharide. Fragrance Journal, 3, pp45-50 (2005) Abstract: “Glucuronoxylomannan (GXM)” is an acidic heteropolysaccharide extracted from Shiro-kikurage (Tremella fuciformis Berk). GXM has high water holding ability, and the value of water holding ability is higher than that of sodium hyaluronate So, GXM showed excellent moisturizing effect in a human use test. GXM also has good properties for cosmetics such as good touch (not...
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[#2002-16] Tremella Cheng, Hsing-Hsien e...

Interactions of Lipid Metabolism and Intestinal Physiology with Tremella fuciformis Berk Edible Mushroom in Rats Fed a High-Cholesterol Diet with or without Nebacitin HSING-HSIEN CHENG,WEN-CHI HOU, AND MEI-LING LU Male adult Wistar rats were randomly divided into six groups in a 2 x 3 factorial design and fed diets containing different levels of Tremella fuciformis Berk (TFB) dietary fiber (0, 5, or 10%) and 1 g of cholesterol/100 g of diet with or without 0.7% Nebacitin for 4 weeks. TFB contained 6.2% soluble dietary fiber and 57.3% insoluble dietary fiber. The results...
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[#2000-10] Tremella Reshetnikov, Sergey...

Medicinal Value of the Genus Tremella Pers. (Heterobasidiomycetes) (Review) Sergey V Reshetnikov,1‘3 Solomon P Wasser,1‘2 Eviatar Nevo,2 Ina Duckman,3 and Katherina Tsukor3 1N. G. Kholodny Institute of Botany, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine,  Ukraine; 2 lnstitute of Evolution, University of Haifa, Mt. Carmel,  Israel; 3 Med Myco Ltd., Institute of Evolution, University of Haifa,  Israel ABSTRACT: Jelly mushrooms from the genus Tremella have been known in Oriental medicine for hundreds of years as beneficial for health. During the last decades...