Mycology Press

Publishing information on the health benefits of mushrooms.

Mycology Press exists to publish objective, fully-researched and referenced books and on medicinal mushrooms, allowing readers to make informed decisions regarding their use based on the latest scientific and clinical evidence.


Medicinal Mushrooms: A Clinical Guide 2nd Edition (Pub. 2014)

Written for medical professionals, first published in 2010 and in an extensively revised second edition in 2014, this fully referenced work covers the 20 major medicinal mushrooms, reviewing the evidence for their therapeutic application with cautions and contraindications.

Includes a discussion of the major categories of molecule found in mushrooms, as well as chapters on the evidence for the use of mushrooms in different cancers and for other common clinical conditions.

Also with quick reference guides to the use of mushrooms for different health conditions and a short addendum on their energetic properties according to traditional Chinese medicine.



Understanding Mushroom Products

Prescribing Medicinal Mushrooms

Medicinal Mushrooms in Cancer Therapy

Medicinal Mushrooms for Other Conditions

Mushroom Monographs:

  • Agaricus brasiliensis
  • Antrodia camphorata
  • Auricularia auricula
  • Coprinus comatus
  • Cordyceps (sinensis & militaris)
  • Ganaderma lucidum
  • Grifola frondosa
  • Hericium erinaceus
  • Inonotus obliquus
  • Lentinula edodes
  • Phellinus linteus
  • Pleurotus ostreatus
  • Polyporus umbellatus
  • Sparassis crispa
  • Trametes versicolor
  • Tremella fuciformis

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Medicinal Mushrooms – The Essential Guide (Pub. 2013)

Highly accessible introduction to the 10 main medicinal mushrooms and their key therapeutic properties for the layperson wanting to learn more about these remarkable organisms.

Mushrooms included:

  • Almond Mushroom (Agaricus subrufescens, aka A. blazei and A. brasiliensis)
  • Chaga (Inonotus obliquus)
  • Cordyceps (Cordyceps sinensis)
  • Coriolus (Trametes versicolor)
  • Lion’s Mane (Hericium erinaceus)
  • Maitake (Grifola frondosa)
  • Mesima (Phellinus linteus)
  • Reishi (Ganoderma lucidum)
  • Shiitake (Lentinula edodes)
  • Snow Fungus (Tremella fuciformis)

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