Chemical constituents of Ganoderma applanatum of British Columbia forests

Fitoterapia. 2002 Apr;73(2):147-52. doi: 10.1016/s0367-326x(02)00013-8.


A new compound, ganoderma aldehyde (1),was isolated from the fruiting body of Ganoderma applanatum. Its structure was elucidated on the basis of one-dimensional and two-dimensional NMR as well as MS spectroscopic analysis.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Aldehydes / chemistry*
  • British Columbia
  • Drugs, Chinese Herbal / chemistry*
  • Fungi*
  • Humans
  • Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy
  • Mass Spectrometry
  • Reishi


  • Aldehydes
  • Drugs, Chinese Herbal
  • ganoderma aldehyde