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  1. 1. Healing Properties
    1. 1.1. Antioxidant
    2. 1.2. Anticancer
    3. 1.3. Immunomodulation
    4. 1.4. Gut Health
  2. 2. Disease / Symptom Treatment
    1. 2.1. Cancer
      1. 2.1.1. Breast Cancer
      2. 2.1.2. Lung Cancer
      3. 2.1.3. Stomach Cancer
    2. 2.2. Chronic Pancreatitis

Chaga mushroom (Inonotus obliquus)[1]

Healing Properties



Antitumor activity. Effective against certain forms of cancers like breast, lung, and stomach cancers.[2]


Promotes homeostasis in the immune system.

Gut Health

Helps regulate gut microbiota composition and diversity to a healthy profile.[3]

Disease / Symptom Treatment


Breast Cancer

Lung Cancer

Stomach Cancer

Chronic Pancreatitis

  1. Title: Anticancer and other therapeutic relevance of mushroom polysaccharides: A holistic appraisal
    Author(s): Damini Kothari, Seema Patel, Soo-Ki Kim
    Institution(s): Konkuk University, Seoul, Republic of Korea; San Diego State University, San Diego, USA
    Publication: Biomedicine & Pharmacotherapy
    Date: September 2018 ↩︎

  2. Title: A Critical Review on the Health Promoting Effects of Mushrooms Nutraceuticals
    Author(s): Gaoxing Ma, Yang Wenjian, Zhao Liyan, Pei Fei, Fang Donglu, Hu Qiuhui
    Institution(s): Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China
    Publication: Food Science and Human Wellness
    Date: 19 June 2018 ↩︎

  3. Title: Inonotus obliquus polysaccharide regulates gut microbiota of chronic pancreatitis in mice
    Author(s): Yang Hu, Chunying Teng, Sumei Yu, Xin Wang, Jinsong Liang, Xin Bai, Liying Dong, Tao Song, Min Yu, and Juanjuan Qu
    Institution(s): Northeast Agricultural University, Harbin, China: Tsinghua University, Beijing, China; Tsinghua University, Shenzhen, China; Heilongjiang University of Chinese Medicine, Harbin, China
    Publication: AMB Express
    Date: 2017 Feb 14 ↩︎