fungi

Ferocious fungus

U engineers discover what makes a tree-killing fungus so hard to put down.


A bunch of mushroom layed out on a blue picnic table.

Food claiming to have ‘wild mushrooms’ rarely does

Research reveals that food products labeled with wild mushrooms mostly contained cultivated fungi and a few poisonous mushrooms.


Fungi that live in the gut influence health and disease

Vaccines that balance gut microbial communities may one day be used to improve gastrointestinal health.