Almost all mushroom-related fatalities worldwide are caused by a single group of molecules: cyclopeptides, which are found in death caps and destroying angels. A single mushroom from this family can contain enough toxin to destroy your liver or even kill you. And there’s no antidote for mushroom poisoning. But that could change very soon…
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