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Cultivating Matsutake, valuable edible fungi

Credit: Copyright © 2021, Akiyoshi Yamada et al., under exclusive license to Springer-Verlag GmbH Germany, part of Springer Nature Costing anywhere from 15 to 70 dollars per mushroom depending on the quality, matsutake mushrooms are some…

Fungi are present in your lungs

The lungs were for a long time considered to be sterile in health, while in diseases like chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) failure in immune mechanisms were thought to allow microorganisms to proliferate and persist.…