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Hericium erinaceus (Lion's Mane) Extract

 Hericium erinaceus is also called monkey head because its fruitbody looks like a ball with hai

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Hericium erinaceus is also called monkey head because its fruitbody looks like a ball with hair. In the old times monkey head was regarded as the famous mountain treasure which just could be eaten by rich men. It is one of the famous four dish in china
( another three are sea cucumber, bear palm and bird's nest.)
According to the chemical analysis, every 100 grams of dried fungus contain 26.3 g protein, 4.2 g fat, 44.9 g carbohydrate, 6.4g thin fibre, 10.2g water, 850mg P, 18mg Fe, 2mg Ca, 0.89mg VB1, 1.89mg VB2, 0.01mg carotene. 16 kinds of amino acids including 7
kinds of essential amino acids.
It is good for digest and can be used as invigorant.Hericium erinaceus can nourish organs, and can cure chronic gastricism,
duodenum ulcer and other enteron diseases. It also can improve people's immune system. It contain unsaturated fatty acids which is propitious to the circulation of blood and can reduce blood cholesterin content, so Hericium erinaceus is also the ideal food for
those who are high blood pressure or with heart or blood vessel disease. Because of it great effects , Hericium erinaceus is
famed as the monkeyhead mushroom is the best in those delicacies from mountain and the edible bird's nest is the best in those delicacies from sea.
During these years we Chinese have developed some Chinese medicine made from Hericium erinaceus to cure disease, it is
proved by the truth that monkey head is useful to dyspepsia, nerve weakness and body weakness.
Hericium erinaceus extract (polysaccharide & Beta Glucan)
Hericium erinaceus polysaccharide is the major active component in the Hericium erinaceus. Its active portion is the glucan that is composd by the main chain connected with -(13) glucoside and the branch chain connected with -(16) glucoside. It showed a
significant inhibitory effect on the mice sarcoma 180 and some other cancer. Hericipin is the other active component of Hericium
erinaceus . It induces the synthesis of nerve growth factor (NGF: it could prolong N axon, maintain the survival of N cells, regulate
the formation of nerve cell as well as promote the regeneration of nerve cell in feeble animals). Its activity is much more potent than that of adrenaline. The major components are the Hericipin A,B,C,E,F. Its chemical composition are diterpenoid compounds.
Hericipin is used in curing of intelligence declining, neurasthena and the declining of autonomic nerve, especially showing the
good effectiveness to the Alzheimer type dementia. Besides, the monkeyhead mushroon polysaccharide showed the function of

enriching the blood, strengthening the health. The effecting rate of healing on stomach and duodenum ulcer was 93%.

GMO Status:This product is GMO free
Irradiation: This product has not been irradiated
Allergen: This product does not contain any allergen
Additive: This product without the use of artificial preservatives,flavors or colors.
CharacterBrown or brown yellow powder , Moisture absorption easily
Polysaccharide content
Beta Glucans
According to clients' order or with factory's spec.stored.
Test methodUV
SolubilityCan supply soluble extract powder with no precipitation
Heavy metal
As<1.0 ppm, Cd<1.0 ppm, Pb<2.0 ppm, Hg<0.1ppm,
Total heavy metal<10.0 ppm
Bacteria<10000 cfu/g E.Coli ,Mite and Salmonella Negative.
Mould<100 cfu/g
Loss on drying≤9%
Packaging spec.:1 kg/bag,5kg/bag,25kg/bag.
Packaging inner material:Two layers plastic bag or aluminum foil bag.
Packaging outer material: Cardboard drum or Carton.
Condition of reserveAirproof, 25°C,relative humidity within 50%
Shelf lifeTwo years
The product comes from Chinese mushroom city and No.1 Ecological environment town
of China—Qingyuan,where is our factory located.
We are GMP and HACCP factory with some GAP mushrooms planting base.
We are high-tech enterprises of China.
We have Food Sanitary Registration Certificate of Export Enterprise,which meets export food hygiene requirements.
Professional testing personnel and testing equipment,advanced production equipments.
Fangge High-tech R&D Centre of Fungi Deep Processing (The first centre in China).
We have been exporting our mushroom products to Europe,USA and South Asia for many years.