Lentinan

Known as: Lentinan [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A beta-glucan (a type of polysaccharide) from the mushroom Lentinus edodes (shiitake mushroom). It has been studied in Japan as a treatment for… (More)
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2009
2009
Lentinan, a (1-3)-beta glucan from Lentinus edodes, is an effective immunostimulatory drug. We tested the effects of lentinan… (More)
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2008
2008
INTRODUCTION Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is one of the most common cancer-related causes of death worldwide and there is a… (More)
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2005
2005
A (1-->3)-beta-D-glucan having (1-->6) branching (L-FV-IB) from Lentinus edodes in water was degraded into seven fractions of… (More)
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2003
2003
Protective effects of Lentinan (Ajinomoto, Japan) against Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection were studied by in vitro and in… (More)
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2002
2002
In vivo lentinan (LNT)-elicited peritoneal macrophages (Mps) showed the reduced release of prostaglandins (PGs), IL-10 and IL-6… (More)
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1995
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1995
KRN7000, a compound with a novel alpha-galactosylceramide structure, showed potent tumor growth inhibitory activities in B16… (More)
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1994
1994
A prospective, randomized multi-center study was conducted to assess the clinical effectiveness of Lentinan, an immunomodulatory… (More)
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1993
1993
We studied the effect of lentinan, a fungal polysaccharide immunomodulator, on mouse peritoneal macrophages. The i.p. treatment… (More)
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1986
1986
A new bioactive factor capable of stimulating the production of acute-phase transport proteins, haptoglobin, hemopexin and… (More)
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1970
Highly Cited
1970
Six polysaccharide preparations, lentinan, LC-11, LC-12, LC-13, EC-11, and EC-14, were isolated from the watersoluble extracts of… (More)
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