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Common, edible mushroom has potential to kill one type of leukemia cell

03:00 EDT 9 Aug 2017 | Bionity

An edible, shaggy-looking mushroom contains a protein that is a potent killer of a certain leukemia cell, a group of University of Florida researchers has found. The Coprinus comatus mushroom, commonly known as the lawyer’s wig or shaggy mane, killed human T-cell leukemia cells during laboratory tes...

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