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Substance Name: Epiglucan
RN: 53238-80-5

Note

  • A highly side-chain/branched alkali-insoluble cell wall glucan from fungus such as Epicoccum nigrum, Botrytis cinerea, ascomycetes & basidiomycetes; also isolated S-4001 from Lei Wan (polyporus mylitiae), HA-beta-glucan from mushroom Pleutotus ostreatus (Fr.) Quel., and translam from seaweed Laminaria cichorioides; with commercially important functional properties including emulsification and friction reduction.
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Epiglucan

Synonyms

  • Agrastim
  • Antivir
  • Aqua-beta
  • Betagard A
  • Betaglucin
  • CCRIS 7081
  • EINECS 258-443-2
  • Fermented beta-Glucan LQ
  • Glucaferm
  • Glucan P
  • Glucanil
  • Glucoprime
  • Gluimmun
  • Immuneks
  • Immutol
  • Imprime PGG
  • Imuneks
  • Imunoglukan
  • Macrogard
  • Purestim
  • R-Glucan
  • S 4001
  • Tinocare GL
  • Wellmune WGP

Systematic Names

  • beta-D-Glucan, (1->3),(1->6)-
  • Glucanil

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 53238-80-5

System Generated Number

  • 0053238805