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Lion's Mane (Hericium erinaceus)

Lion's Mane (Hericium erinaceus)

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Scientific name: Hericium erinaceus

Other names: Lions mane, monkey head mushroom, bearded tooth mushroom, satyr's beard, bearded hedgehog mushroom, pom pom mushroom, or bearded tooth fungus

Family: Hericiaceae

Parts used: Fruiting body and mycelium.

AKA “The Student Mushroom”, is believed to work with the central nervous system and support healthy brain functions, like memory and focus.  Some studies have identified a Nerve Growth Factor in Lion's Mane leading to an interest in its potential for promoting neurogenesis.

Benefits of Lion's Mane:

  • Antidiabetic
  • Anti-inflammatory
  • Antioxidant
  • Cognitive enhancement
  • Immunomodulatory
  • Neuroprotective

Our farm partners have been growing and extracting mushrooms for 40+ years and mushroom powders simply do not get any better then this. In addition to taking steps to ensure purity and a high constituent content, we are also concerned about providing mushroom products in which the constituents are in a bioavailable form. The main constituents of mushrooms, the 1,3-Beta Glucans, are tightly bound to the cell walls and have a low degree of bioavailability in raw mushrooms.

To overcome this and increase the bioavailability of the constituents, all of our mushrooms undergo a steam activation process that breaks down the cell walls and frees the 1,3-Beta Glucans from the chitin.

Studies on Lion's Mane: 19/5518278


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