Institute of Science and Technology Stipendium as a co-publisher of a book about the healing properties of mushrooms.

Institute of Science and Technology Stipendium became a co-publisher of a book „REISHI Ganoderma Iucidum – healing properties” edited by Adam Kwieciński and Marek Siwulski. The book was written because of the searching for the effective ways of improving man's phisical condition and healthiness, as the civilization diseases are more and more common. The authors, cooperators of plenty of Polish academic institutions, decided to take a closer look at the mushrooms – their properties and importance for a man. The authors connected with Institute of Science and Technology Stipendium are Ryszard Sztoch i Przemysław Sztoch.

However, at the core of writing this book is a deepening of knowledge about Ganoderma lucidum – known as Reishi. Ganoderma lucidum has a pro-health effect, and can be used both in prevention treatment and various diseases treatment. In the second part of the publication there are names of specific health issues, which can be treated with good effects by Reishi.

The research which contributed to publishing the book made the Institute apply to the project „Biopharmacological research and automating of measurements and tests of industrial mushroom growing”.