Medical Applications of Beta-Glucan

Beta Glucan For Treatment Of Ear Infections: Acute Otitis Media

Author(s): Betül Gürünlü

Pp: 73-80 (8)

DOI: 10.2174/9789815039238122010010

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β-glucans offer a unique chance to explore new therapeutic agents. They
have gathered huge amıunt of attention for plenty of health advantages such as immune
system modulator, cardioprotective, anticancer, antioxidative, hepatoprotective, and
antimicrobial functions. β-glucans have the capacity to develop a congenital and cellmediated
immune response. They demonstrate changing degrees of antitumor function
in humans due to differences in their structure, size, water solubility, and molecular
mass; these differences in turn provide its therapeutic characteristics. 

Keywords: Acute Otitis Media, Antiinflammatory, Antioxidant Activity, Ear Infections, Glucan.

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