The CNP Diet and Athletics Research Category consolidates research exploring the interdependent relationship between medicinal mushrooms and mental health. Cassidy Axelrod is CNP’s Medicinal Mushrooms and Mental Health contributor and is the lead developer of this research category. To view each original study on the open internet, click “Original.” To view the CNP summary of the study, click “CNP Summary.” While a small portion of the studies in this research category is available below for free, the full set of studies (and their summaries) are available to CNP members through the CNP Library Membership launching on January 15, 2022.
A mechanistic review on medicinal mushrooms-derived Bioactive compounds: potential mycotherapy candidates for alleviating neurological disorders
Influence of short-term consumption of Hericium erinaceus on serum biochemical markers and the changes of the gut microbiota: A pilot study
Neuroprotective effects of Hericium erinaceus (Bull.: Fr.) Pers. against high-dose corticosterone-induced oxidative stress in PC-12 cells
Hericium erinaceus extract reduces anxiety and depressive behaviors by promoting hippocampal neurogenesis in the adult mouse brain
Hericium erinaceus improves mood and sleep disorders in patients affected by overweight or obesity: Could circulating pro-BDNF and BDNF be potential biomarkers?
Discovering the potentials of medicinal mushrooms in combating depression - a review
Neuroprotective metabolites of Hericium erinaceus promote neuro-healthy aging
Neurohealth properties of Hericium erinaceus Mycelia enriched with Erinacines