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Table 1 Quantitative assay of H. erinaceus powder for its phytochemical compounds

From: In vitro assessment of multipotential therapeutic importance of Hericium erinaceus mushroom extracts using different solvents

Test Value
Total phenolic acid (mg eq./gm gallic acid) 248.8
Total flavonoids (mg eq./gm rutin) 309.8
Total carbohydrate (mg/g) 1.83
Total nitrogen (mg/g) 21.96
Total protein (mg/g) 14.64
Total alkaloids (mg/g) 0.0121
Total tannins (mg/g) 0.043
Total saponins (mg/g) 0.021
Total oil (mg/g) 0.002