Dilani D De's research while affiliated with Mae Fah Luang University and other places

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Fungal Diversity, 56 (1), 1-29 (2012). Diabetes mellitus is a life-threatening chronic metabolic disease caused by lack of insulin and/or insulin dysfunction, characterized by high levels of glucose in the blood (hyperglycemia). Millions worldwide suffer from diabetes and its complications. Significantly, it has been recognized that type 2 diabetes...


... Studies have shown that shiitake mushrooms can help protect pancreatic beta cells, boost insulin production, and lower blood glucose levels. When compared to normal rats, diabetic rats that had been streptozotocin-induced responded to an ex-polymer of L. edodes with decreased plasma glucose levels and increased insulin production [40]. ...