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Descriptor English: Phellinus
Descriptor Spanish: Phellinus
Descriptor Phellinus
Scope note: Género de hongos de la familia Hymenochaetaceae, clase Hymenochaetales y filo BASIDIOMYCOTA. Los hongos del género Phellinus son basidiomicetos que forman setas grandes con forma de estante. Phellinus linteus (ahora Tropicoporus linteus) es una seta medicinal que produce compuestos como la hispidina, un compuesto fenólico con propiedades antioxidantes.
Descriptor Portuguese: Phellinus
Descriptor French: Without translation
Tree number(s): B01.300.179.115
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000084682
Scope note: A genus of fungi in the family Hymenochaetaceae, class Hymenochaetales and phylum BASIDIOMYCOTA. Phellinus fungi are basidiomycetes which form large shelf-shaped mushrooms. Phellinus linteus (now Tropicoporus linteus) is a medicinal mushroom which produces compounds such as hispidin, a phenolic compound with antioxidant properties.
Allowable Qualifiers: CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PH physiology
PY pathogenicity
RE radiation effects
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Basidiomycota (1971-2020)
Public MeSH Note: 2021
History Note: 2021
DeCS ID: 59437
Unique ID: D000084682
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Date Established: 2021/01/01
Date of Entry: 2020/07/07
Revision Date: 2020/05/27
Phellinus - Preferred
Concept UI M000683077
Scope note A genus of fungi in the family Hymenochaetaceae, class Hymenochaetales and phylum BASIDIOMYCOTA. Phellinus fungi are basidiomycetes which form large shelf-shaped mushrooms. Phellinus linteus (now Tropicoporus linteus) is a medicinal mushroom which produces compounds such as hispidin, a phenolic compound with antioxidant properties.
Preferred term Phellinus



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