Anti-Bacterial

Agaricus blazei hot water extract shows anti quorum sensing activity in the nosocomial human pathogen Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Soković M, Ćirić A, Glamočlija J, Nikolić M, van Griensven LJ. Molecules. 2014 Apr 3;19(4):4189-99.doi:10.3390/molecules19044189. PMID: 24705563

Safety study of culinary-medicinal Royal Sun Agaricus, Agaricus brasiliensis S. Wasser et al. KA21 (higher Basidiomycetes) assessed by prokaryotic as well as eukaryotic systems. Motoi M, Ohno N. Int J Med Mushrooms. 2012;14(2):135-48. PMID: 22506574

An extract of the mushroom Agaricus blazei Murill protects against lethal septicemia in a mouse model of fecal peritonitis. Bernardshaw S, Hetland G, Grinde B, Johnson E. Shock. 2006 Apr;25(4):420-5. PMID: 16670646

An extract of the mushroom Agaricus blazei Murill administered orally protects against systemic Streptococcus pneumoniae infection in mice. Bernardshaw S, Johnson E, Hetland G. Scand J Immunol. 2005 Oct;62(4):393-8. PMID: 16253127

Medicinal Properties and Clinical Effects of Culinary-Medicinal Mushroom Agaricus blazei Murrill (Agaricomycetideae) (Review) Takashi Mizuno Department of Applied Biological Chemistry, Faculty of Agriculture, Shizuoka University, 4-13-9 Seinan-Cho, Fujieda-Shi 426-0063, Japan DOI: 10.1615/IntJMedMushr.v4.i4.30