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Chemical beta-Glucans

Name beta-Glucans
Equivalent Term beta Glucans
Definition Glucose polymers consisting of a backbone of beta(1->3)-linked beta-D-glucopyranosyl units with beta(1->6) linked side chains of various lengths. They are a major component of the CELL WALL of organisms and of soluble DIETARY FIBER.
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MeSH® ID D047071
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ChemicalsCarbohydrates Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Polysaccharides Has associated genes Has associated diseases Glucans Has associated genes Has associated diseases beta-Glucans Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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beta-Glucans Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  (1-3)-beta-D-glucan phosphate
  3-O-glucopyranosylated curdlan
  5-((4,6-dichlorotriazin-2-yl)amino)fluorescein hydrochloride-Celite complex-labeled Saccharomyces cerevisiae beta-glucan
  6-O-glucopyranosylated curdlan
  beta-1,2-glucan
  beta-1,3-D-glucan
  beta-1,3-glucan Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  beta-1,6-glucan
  beta-glucan, (1-3)(1-4)-
  beta-glucan collagen
  betaglucin
  carboxymethyl-beta-1,3-glucan Has associated diseases
  carboxymethyl-beta-glucan-cytarabine
  carboxymethylcurdlan
  curdlan Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  curdlan sulfate
  CUR-N beta-1,3-glucan
  cyclic (1-6)-(1-3)-glucan
  cyclic beta(1-2)glucan
  deacetylated poly-N-acetyl-1-6-glucosamine
  grifolan
  IS2 beta-glucan
View node Lentinan Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  micellapist
  PCM3-II
  poly-1-6-glucopyranosyl-1-3-glucopyranose glucan
  poly-N-acetyl-1-6-glucosamine
  salecan
  Sizofiran Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  soy isoflavone aglycone
  Zymosan Has associated genes Has associated diseases