Biotechnology and Innovation that crosses borders

Hifas da Terra is a multinational biotechnology company based in Pontevedra (Galicia) and focused on research and innovation with a high degree of specialization in the development of nutraceuticals from medicinal mushrooms. The areas of research and innovation in applied mycology are human health, animal health and environment rehabilitation.

Pioneers in the development of innovative nutritional supplements and with own subsidiaries in UK, France and Germany and presence in other markets such as Italy, Ireland, Portugal and China.

We have been awarded 13 distinctions for their innovation, business excellence and commitment to the revitalization of rural areas and conservation of the environment.

We are considered to have on the of the largest private fungal stocks in Europe and develop new cultivation techniques optimized to achieve homogenous production with high concentration of active ingredients.

R&D Milestones and Clinical Pipeline of Hifas da Terra in oncology, neuropathies, cardiovascular health, arthrosis are referenced here below.

Clinical trials: pipeline 2017-2022

Quadrennial Pipeline of Hifas da Terra Clinical Trials

Milestones in R&D

Milestones in R&D



The Micromarker project will evaluate the modulating role of fungi both in the microbiota and colorectal cancer


The Neurofood project will investigate the activity of mushrooms, chestnuts and algae in the neurocognitive development 


Mushrooms extracts may limit the metastasis progression in colorectal cancer (FungiTechOnco Project)