About the Authors

Sun Young Kim

Affiliation Environment-friendly Research Division, Gyeongsangnam-do Agricultural Research and Extension Services, Jinju, Republic of Korea

Kyung-Hee Kim

Affiliation Environment-friendly Research Division, Gyeongsangnam-do Agricultural Research and Extension Services, Jinju, Republic of Korea

Chak Han Im

Affiliation Environment-friendly Research Division, Gyeongsangnam-do Agricultural Research and Extension Services, Jinju, Republic of Korea

Asjad Ali

Affiliation Environment-friendly Research Division, Gyeongsangnam-do Agricultural Research and Extension Services, Jinju, Republic of Korea

Chang Yun Lee

Affiliation Greenpeace Mushroom Co., Chungdo, Republic of Korea

Won-Sik Kong

Affiliation Mushroom Research Division, National Institute of Horticultural and Herbal Science, Rural Development Administration, Eumsung, Republic of Korea

Jae-San Ryu

Coolmush88@gmail.com

Affiliation Environment-friendly Research Division, Gyeongsangnam-do Agricultural Research and Extension Services, Jinju, Republic of Korea

Competing Interests

The authors have read the journal's policy and the authors of this manuscript have the following competing interests: the authors declare the affiliation(s) to Greenpeace Mushroom Co., along with any other relevant declarations relating to employment, consultancy, patents, products in development or marketed products etc. This does not alter the authors' adherence to PLOS ONE policies on sharing data and materials.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: J-SR SYK. Performed the experiments: J-SR SYK. Analyzed the data: J-SR K-HK CHI. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: CYL WSK. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: J-SR SYK AA.