Polysaccharides

What Are Microphages?

What Are Microphages?

  Things You Must Know about Microphages Different from but related to macrophages, microphages are small phagocytes or activated neutrophils that can do phagocytosis.  For the uninformed, phagocytosis is the process of engulfing and digesting microorganisms and...
What You Need to Know about Beta Glucans

What You Need to Know about Beta Glucans

Why Are Beta Glucans Important? Beta glucans or β-Glucans are a group of polysaccharides that naturally exist in the cell walls of bacteria, fungi, yeast, and cereals at varying physiochemical properties. They are believed to have potential health effects on the body...