Category UV Enrichment

Place Mushrooms in Sunlight to Get Your Vitamin D – Fungi.com

Vitamin D is an essential vitamin that boosts the immune system and plays vital roles in human metabolism. Did you know that tasty mushrooms are one source for vitamin D, and that you can naturally multiply their levels by exposing them to sunlight? via Place Mushrooms in Sunlight to Get Your Vitamin D – Fungi.com. […]

Ultraviolet flashes can create vitamin D-enriched mushrooms | Penn State University

Ultraviolet flashes can create vitamin D-enriched mushrooms By Matthew Swayne August 5, 2013 UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Quick zaps of ultraviolet light can boost the vitamin D levels in mushrooms in seconds, turning the fungi into an even healthier food, according to Penn State food scientists. Rapid pulses of ultraviolet light increased the level of […]