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Table 2 Granted patents published between 2009 and 2018 on usage of fungal material

From: Fungi as source for new bio-based materials: a patent review

Index Current assignee Country Patent number Details
1 Ecovative (2014) JP JP5457194 (US9485917, ES2574152, CN101627127 AU2007333545, DK2094856, EP2094856, CA2672312) Production method for a self-supporting composite material for organic packaging and firewall material
2 Beijing Zhongke Aobei Supersonic Wave Tech Res Inst (2018) CN CN106758447 Production method for ultrasonically treated textile fibers
3 Shenzhen Tech (2017) CN CN105292758 Production method for organic packaging material
4 Ford (2016) CN CN102329512 Production method for vehicle parts consisting of mycelium used as a mat
5 Ecovative (2017) US US9803171 Production method for dehydrated mycelium elements
6 Ecovative (2018) US US10144149 Production method for stiff mycelium bound parts for furniture and fixations
7 Rensselaer Polytech Inst; Ecovative Design LLC (2015) AU AU2013251269 Production method for a self-supporting composite material, which could be used for sound attenuation
8 Ford (2012) US US8227225 Production method for dehydrated mycelium elements for outfitting vehicle interiors
9 Mycoworks (2016) US US9410116 Production method for dehydrated mycelium elements
10 Mycoworks (2018) US US9951307 Production method for dehydrated mycelium elements for building or construction
11 Ecovative (2018) US US9914906 Production method for dehydrated mycelium elements
12 Ford; Automotive Components Holdings LLC (2012) US US8227233 Production method for dehydrated mycelium elements for outfitting vehicle interiors
13 Ford; Automotive Components Holdings LLC (2012) US US8227224 Production method for dehydrated mycelium elements for outfitting vehicle interiors
14 Ford; Automotive Components Holdings LLC (2012) US US8313939 (CN105365145, CN102329513) Production method for dehydrated mycelium elements for outfitting vehicle interiors using injection molding
15 Ford; Automotive Components Holdings LLC (2012) US US8283153 Production method for dehydrated mycelium elements for outfitting vehicle interiors
16 Ford; Automotive Components Holdings LLC (2012) US US8298810 Production method for dehydrated mycelium elements for outfitting vehicle interiors using injection molding
17 Ford; Automotive Components Holdings LLC (2012) US US8298809 Production method for dehydrated mycelium elements to make hardened elongate structure as a load supporting member in vehicles
18 Ecovative (2016) US US9253889 Production method for growing electrically conductive tissue to form electric circuits composed of fungal mycelium
19 Ecovative (2016) US US9469838 Production method for dehydrated mycelium elements with biofilm treated mycelium to obtain bio-resin like strengthened compounds
20 Ecovative (2016) US US9394512 Production method for dehydrated mycelium elements
21 Ecovative (2018) US US9879219 Production method for dehydrated mycelium elements
22 Ecovative (2017) US US9714180 Production method for an absorbing and remediating composite material for contaminants
23 Ecovative (2015) US US9085763 Production method for dehydrated mycelium elements to form tissue morphology using Pycnoporus cinnabarinus
24 Ecovative (2011) US US8001719 Production method for dehydrated mycelium elements
25 Ecovative (2018) US US10154627 Production method for dehydrated mycelium elements
26 Ecovative (2018) CA CA2834095 (DK2702137, EP2702137, AU2012249802, JP5922225) Production method for dehydrated mycelium elements
  1. The patent number refers to earliest granting of the invention, linked to current assignee and the respective country, where the patent was granted. If identical versions of the same patent were issued in several countries, the patent numbers for the given countries are given in parentheses without reference of the publication year
  2. US USA, CN China, AU Australia, CA Canada, JP Japan, Ecovative Ecovative Design LLC, Ford Ford Global Tech, Shenzhen Tech Shenzhen Zequngyuan Tech Dev Service Co Ltd., Mycoworks Mycoworks, Inc.