Presenter Information

Liam T. Wilson
Christine MacTaylor

Faculty Sponsor

Christine MacTaylor

Status

Undergraduate

Publication Date

5-1-2021

Department

Chemistry and Physics

Description

Button, hen of the woods, oyster, shiitake, and crimini mushrooms are common household mushrooms known for their health benefits and potential use for medicines. This research aimed to explore the connections between the isolated fungal endophytes of the aforementioned mushrooms and their potential medicinal uses.

Presentation Type

Poster

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Medicinal Examination of Fungal Endophytes in Various Common Mushrooms

Button, hen of the woods, oyster, shiitake, and crimini mushrooms are common household mushrooms known for their health benefits and potential use for medicines. This research aimed to explore the connections between the isolated fungal endophytes of the aforementioned mushrooms and their potential medicinal uses.