Definitions for "Sclerotium"
A hardened body formed by certain fungi, as by the Claviceps purpurea, which produces ergot.
The mature or resting stage of a plasmodium.
hyphae closely interwoven and cemented together into a hard resistant body
gum fungus-derived Sclerotium gum is obtained from the fungus Sclerotium rolfsii. It is a natural thickener that promotes hydration of the skin and the product itself. It also helps to stabilise the emulsion of other ingredients in a product.