Type 1

The Effect of Agaricus brasiliensis and Ganoderma lucidum Medicinal Mushroom Administration on the L-arginine/Nitric Oxide System and Rat Leukocyte Apoptosis in Experimental Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus. Yurkiv B, Wasser SP, Nevo E, Sybirna NO. Int J Med Mushrooms. 2015;17(4):339-50. PMID: 25954960

[A stable culturing method and pharmacological effects of the Agaricus blazei]. Higaki M, Eguchi F, Watanabe Y. Nihon Yakurigaku Zasshi. 1997 Oct;110 Suppl 1:98P-103P. Japanese. PMID: 9503414

Effect of medicinal mushrooms on blood cells under conditions of diabetes mellitus. Vitak T, Yurkiv B, Wasser S, Nevo E, Sybirna N. World J Diabetes. 2017 May 15;8(5):187-201. doi: 10.4239/wjd.v8.i5.187. Review.

Type 2

Structural Changes of Erythrocyte Surface Glycoconjugates after Treatment with Medicinal Mushrooms. Vitak TY, Wasser SP, Nevo E, Sybirna NO. Int J Med Mushrooms. 2015;17(9):867-78. PMID: 26756299

Antioxidant Effects of Medicinal Mushrooms Agaricus brasiliensis and Ganoderma lucidum (Higher Basidiomycetes): Evidence from Animal Studies. Yurkiv B, Wasser SP, Nevo E, Sybirna NO. Int J Med Mushrooms. 2015;17(10):943-55. PMID: 26756186

The Effect of the Medicinal Mushrooms Agaricus brasiliensis and Ganoderma lucidum (Higher Basidiomycetes) on the Erythron System in Normal and Streptozotocin-Induced Diabetic Rats. Vitak TY, Wasser SP, Nevo E, Sybirna NO. Int J Med Mushrooms. 2015;17(3):277-86. PMID: 25954911

Protective Effect of Agaricus brasiliensis on STZ-Induced Diabetic Neuropathic Pain in Rats. Ji W, Huang H, Chao J, Lu W, Guo J. Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2014;2014:679259. doi: 10.1155/2014/679259. Epub 2014 Jan 12. PMID: 24527050

The Medicinal Values of Culinary-Medicinal Royal Sun Mushroom (Agaricus blazei Murrill). Wang H, Fu Z, Han C. Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2013;2013:842619. doi: 10.1155/2013/842619. Epub 2013 Oct 31. Review. PMID: 24288568

The agaricoglyceride of royal sun medicinal mushroom, Agaricus brasiliensis (higher basidiomycetes) is anti-inflammatory and reverses diabetic glycemia in the liver of mice. Yu H, Han C, Sun Y, Qi X, Shi Y, Gao X, Zhang C. Int J Med Mushrooms. 2013;15(4):357-64. PMID: 23796217

Ipomoea batatas and Agarics blazei ameliorate diabetic disorders with therapeutic antioxidant potential in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats. Niwa A, Tajiri T, Higashino H. J Clin Biochem Nutr. 2011 May;48(3):194-202. doi: 10.3164/jcbn.10-78. Epub 2011 Jan 7. PMID: 21562638

Effect of Agaricus blazei Murill on the pulmonary tissue of animals with streptozotocin-induced diabetes. Di Naso FC, de Mello RN, Bona S, Dias AS, Porawski M, Ferraz Ade B, Richter MF, Marroni NP. Exp Diabetes Res. 2010;2010:543926. doi: 10.1155/2010/543926. Epub 2010 May 26. PMID: 20585363

Effect of Agaricus blazei Murill on the pulmonary tissue of animals with streptozotocin-induced diabetes. Di Naso FC, de Mello RN, Bona S, Dias AS, Porawski M, Ferraz Ade B, Richter MF, Marroni NP. Exp Diabetes Res. 2010;2010:543926. doi: 10.1155/2010/543926. Epub 2010 May 26. PMID: 20585363

Preparation, characterization, and biological properties of β-glucans. Rahar S, Swami G, Nagpal N, Nagpal MA, Singh GS. J Adv Pharm Technol Res. 2011 Apr;2(2):94-103. doi: 10.4103/2231-4040.82953. PMID: 22171300

The mushroom Agaricus Blazei Murill in combination with metformin and gliclazide improves insulin resistance in type 2 diabetes: a randomized, double-blinded, and placebo-controlled clinical trial. Hsu CH, Liao YL, Lin SC, Hwang KC, Chou P. J Altern Complement Med. 2007 Jan-Feb;13(1):97-102. PMID: 17309383

Anti-diabetic activity of beta-glucans and their enzymatically hydrolyzed oligosaccharides from Agaricus blazei. Kim YW, Kim KH, Choi HJ, Lee DS. Biotechnol Lett. 2005 Apr;27(7):483-7. PMID: 15928854

Obesity

Dietary supplementation with Agaricus blazei murill extract prevents diet-induced obesity and insulin resistance in rats. Vincent M, Philippe E, Everard A, Kassis N, Rouch C, Denom J, Takeda Y, Uchiyama S, Delzenne NM, Cani PD, Migrenne S, Magnan C. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2013 Mar;21(3):553-61. doi: 10.1002/oby.20276.

Metabolic Syndrome

Therapeutic properties of mushrooms in managing adverse effects in the metabolic syndrome. Kundaković T, Kolundžić M. Curr Top Med Chem. 2013;13(21):2734-44. Review. PMID: 24083790