Visn. Nac. Akad. Nauk Ukr. 2017. (6):61-76

G.A. Grodzynska
Institute for Evolutionary Ecology of National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Kyiv


This article reviews the literature and original data on radionuclides of natural and technogenous origin in wild-grown macromycetes. Wild edible mushrooms from contaminated areas (as a result of the Chornobyl catastrophe) are still dangerous for health in cases of medicinal and food use. Taking into account the complex nature of radionuclides contamination of wild macromycetes, the need for long-term radio-ecological monitoring is emphasized.
Keywords: radionuclides, macromycetes, bioaccumulation.

Language of article: ukrainian


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