The polysaccharides PSK and PSP are the highest form of natural extracts of b-Glucans you can use as a supplement. The attached pdf outlines b-Glucans in promoting health: Prevention against mutation and cancer.Source:(www.sciencedirect.com) With 2 in 3 people now being reported to suffer one form of cancer or another in their lifetime, prevention is a […]

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Found this recently in a French scientific reference site ( cat.inist.fr ) Polysaccharide-K (polysaccharide-Kureha; PSK), also known as krestin, is a unique protein-bound polysaccharide, which has been used as a chemoimmunotherapy agent in the treatment of cancer in Asia for over 30 years. PSK and Polysaccharopeptide (PSP) are both protein-bound polysaccharides which are derived from […]

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The multiple and complex mechanisms of action of Coriolus Versicolor PSP have been demonstrated through in vitro and animal studies. Coriolus PSP has suppressed the growth of human cancer cell lines in mice (sarcoma 180, lung adenocarcinoma and Lewis lung cancer). It has also inhibited incorporation of two structural units of DNA (uridine and thymidine) […]

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Numerous clinical trials have been carried out over the years with PSK derived from Trametes versicolor (Coriolus versicolor, Poyporous Versicolor, Turkey tail, Yun Zhi) and are briefly summarised below: PSK: There have been several decades of successful clinical trials using PSK to treat head and neck, upper GI, colo-rectal and lung cancers with some reported success in treating […]

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