glucomannan

Known as: (1-6)-alpha-glucomannan [Chemical/Ingredient], (1-6)-alpha-D-gluco-D-mannan, manna 
 
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Mannans are hemicellulosic polysaccharides that have previously been implicated as structural constituents of cell walls and as… (More)
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2006
2006
Mannan, a polysaccharide isolated from yeast binds to C-type lectins of the mannose receptor family, expressed by antigen… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE Constipation and encopresis are common problems in children. Still today, the role of fiber in the treatment of chronic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
A study was conducted to determine the efficacy of esterified glucomannan in counteracting the toxic effects of mycotoxins in… (More)
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2002
2002
Controlled release beads were prepared by using alginate (ALG), konjac glucomannan (KGM) and chitosan (CHI). Bovine serum albumin… (More)
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2002
2002
Research on how to reason about correctness properties of software systems using model checking is advancing rapidly. Work on… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
1. A study was conducted to evaluate the individual and combined effects of aflatoxin B1 (AF), ochratoxin A (OA) and T-2 toxin (T… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Glucomannan, a viscous polysaccharide, and chitosan, a derivative of chitin, have both been demonstrated to lower cholesterol in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE To examine whether Konjac-mannan (KJM) fiber improves metabolic control as measured by glycemia, lipidemia, and blood… (More)
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1984
1984
An eight-week double-blind trial was conducted to test purified glucomannan fiber as a food supplement in 20 obese subjects… (More)
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