Table 5 : Effect of individual glucans on suppression of breast cancer.


Glucan Tumor weight (mg)

BetaMax 512.7±49.9
Oat Beta Glucan 501.7±45.5
Bio-Glucan 499.1±46.2
Qore Defense 501.3±33.7
Immunox 3-6 348.9±40.2*
Betacan 500 522.3±47.8
Glucan Real 467.7±34.7*
MC-Glucan 511.8±40.1
Beta Glucan (Germany) 476.2±38.8*
Barley Glucan 611.6±53.6
Beta Glucan (Vitabase) 512.8±42.4
Reishi 411.1±32.7*
Beta Glucan (Greenpath) 601.0±52,3
Hliva ustricna 603.5±55.6
Glucan #300 286.1±23.5*
PBS 622.6±52.5

*Significant reduction of tumor weight at P<0.05 level (individual group
consisted of at least 9 mice evaluated in three independent experiments.
Results represent mean±SD.

Vetvicka et al.Applied Scientific Reports  2014 1:2DOI : 10.7243/2054-9903-1-2