This unique Beta Glucan compound primes the body’s immune system to help the body defend itself against ‘foreign’ viral and bacteial invaders and substances.
Studies have shown that Beta Glucan 1.3 in particular helps to activate macrophages and neutrophils components that circulate in the blood surveying the body for foreign substances.
Macrophages recognise, engulf and digest microorganisms, cellular debris and abnormal cells rendering them inactive.
Neutrophils, are produced in the bone marrow and circulate in the blood, they are a type of white blood cell. Neutrophils are abundant and make up about 50% to 75% of white blood cells, they respond to infection and attack bacteria and other foreign invaders directly.
Why might you choose to take Beta Glucans 1.3-1.6?
- May help to maintain the immune system by reducing the risk of foreign viral and bacterial invaders
- May help to stimulate various cells of the immune system which are very active in the infection-fighting process
- Known to have antioxidant properties
- May help to support the immune system, helping to prevent illnesses associated with colds, flu and infection
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Matrix Nutrients 1.3-1.6 Beta Glucans is a powerful immune-enhancing organic nutritional compound. This unique composite helps to prime the innate immune response helping the body defend itself against viral and bacterial invaders.
Beta glucan describes a cluster of molecules referred to as (1,3) Beta glucan, (1,4) Beta glucan and (1,6) Beta glucan. These are short medium-chain polysaccharides that can be derived from Baker’s yeast, oats and barley, and medicinal mushrooms, including Reishi, Shitake and Maitake.
Matrix Nutrients 1.3-1.6 Beta Glucans activate neutrophils and white blood cells known as macrophages which surround, trap and engulf foreign invading substances rendering them inactive.
Other benefits of taking Matrix Nutrients Beta Glucans 1.3-1.6:
- May help to reduce the liver’s manufacture of less desirable LDL cholesterol
- Helps to stimulate the immune system which may help activate the body’s defence mechanism reducing the risk of viral and bacterial invaders
- Beta 1.3 Glucan functions as a potent antioxidant
- Beta 1.6 Glucans may help to stimulate various cells of the immune system
Quantity: 60 Capsules
Recommended Intake: 1 capsule daily as a Food Supplement or as directed by qualified health practitioner
Product Ingredients: Rice flour; Beta 1.3-1.6 Glucans; Capsule shell (Vegetable cellulose)
Product Non-Ingredients: Capsule shell, (vegetable cellulose)
Allergy Concerns: No known allergic reactions to ingredients in this formula
Matrix Nutrients Guarantees: FREE FROM: wheat, starch, gluten, milk proteins (lactose), added sugars, colourings, flavourings and preservatives.
Why choose Matrix Nutrients Beta Glucans 1.3-1.6 Supplement?
Matrix Nutrients organic Beta Glucans 1.3-1.6 supplement provides the nutrients in an organic Whole Food Matrix form which means they will be presented to your body in the same form as they are in food. Whole Food nutrients have been tested by independent laboratories who found they:
- Are significantly better absorbed, longer retained and better used than standard chemical supplements
- Do not need to be taken with food, as they contain all of the necessary food factors needed for absorption
- Have no known allergic reactions
- Are suitable for vegans and vegetarians
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food & Drug Administration. None of this information regarding food-matrix nutrients or our products is intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.