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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 Has associated exposure references Glucans Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references beta-Glucans Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references

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beta-Glucans Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references
  (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 Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references
  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
  Levorag
  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