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Coriolus Versicolor Extract

  • Latin Name:   Trametes versicolor
  • Synonyms:   Turkey Tail mushroom, Yun zhi, polysaccharide K (PSK), polysaccharide-peptide (PSP), versicolor polysaccharide (VPS)
  • Part of Used:   Fruit Body
  • Specifications:   Polysaccharides 10%-60%UV/1,3-1,6 Beta glucan 25%,Polysaccharides 30% UV
  • Appearance:   Brown fine powder
  • Application:   Medicine, food additive, dietary supplement
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Product name

Coriolus Versicolor Extract

Latin Name

Trametes versicolor

Active ingredients



Turkey Tail mushroom, Yun zhi, polysaccharide K (PSK), polysaccharide-peptide (PSP), versicolor polysaccharide (VPS)


Brown yellow fine powder

Part used

Fruit Body


Polysaccharides 10%-40%


1500-2000mg daily

Main benefits

Antioxidant, anticancer, anti-diabetes, Immune System Enhancement

Applied industries

Medicine, food additive, dietary supplement

What is Coriolus Versicolor Extract?

Coriolus versicolor, commonly known as the Turkey Tail mushroom is commonly found in forests all around the world. Used as an important medicinal herbs in traditional Chinese medicine, coriolus versicolor has been studied by modern scientists in laboratory settings. Several compounds within this mushroom have been shown to possibly have profound effects on the human body, especially PSK, which shows promise in fighting different types of cancer.

Coriolus versicolor is the top selling medicinal mushroom in Japan and one of the supplements used most often by those people facing immune challenges. Coriolus extract consists of the same concentration of nonlinear polysaccharides (beta glucans) that have been the subject of nearly thirty years of Japanese clinical research.

Japan adopted it in 1977, where their insurance covers it, and PSK now accounts for 25% of the cost of all cancer therapies.The other polysaccharide complex, PSP, has been studied extensively in China after it was isolated in 1983. PSK was shown to help colorectal cancer patients in five clinical trials—published in 2005—and included one meta-analysis that had 1,094 patients.

Chemical constituents of Coriolus Versicolor Extract

Study found versicolor nonsteroidal, triterpene, organic acids, alkaloids, glucitol, protein, sugar, sugar, 29 compounds such as peptides, also including extracellular emplastic (ECMM), stomach protease inhibitors, fungal elicitor adhesive, iron chelating agent, cyclic peptide, 18 kinds of essential amino acids and vitamins B1, B2, B6, and copper, iron, potassium, zinc and so on more than 10 kinds of the activity of the human body needs trace elements and other compounds.

It's the main active ingredients Coriolus Versicolor polysaccharides.

Benefits of taking Coriolus Versicolor Extract supplements:

 Like some mushroom polysaccharides material has the following effect:


>Adjusting immunity

>Improve cardiovascular disease

>Enhance metabolism



>Improve Neurological Symptom

Side effects and safety of Coriolus Versicolor Extract

No serious risks have been linked with the use of Coriolus versicolor or products derived from this mushroom. Rarely, side effects include nausea, vomiting, loss of appetite, and diarrhea.

Dosage of Coriolus Versicolor Extract supplement:

General Advice , Coriolus Versicolor Extract polysaccharides 20% 1000mg-2000mg a day.

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