Scientific Research on Cordyceps Militaris

Cordyceps Fr. (Cordycipitaceae, Ascomycota) is the most diverse genus in the family Clavicipitaceae. There are currently more than 680 documented species of Cordyceps, found on six continents and in many climatic zones and habitats, and occurring parasitically or commensally with a range of hosts (Holliday et al. 2010). Cordyceps has a long history as a rare and exotic […]