Immunological and biochemical effects of wheat germ extract

Immunologic and Biochemical Effects of the Fermented Wheat Germ Extract Avemar Illmer, C., Madlener, S., Horvath, Z., Saiko, P., Losert, A., Herbacek, I., Grusch, M., Krupitza, G., Fritzer-Szekeres,M., Szekeres,T.¬†Experimental Biology and Medicine 2005, 230:144-149. Background: This paper describes a number of different laboratory tests that were used to try to…

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Wheatgrass positively influences immune modulation

The immunologically active oligosaccharides isolated from wheatgrass modulate monocytes via Toll-like Receptor-2 signaling Tsai, C-C., et al, J Biol Chem, 288(24), 17689-17697, 2013. Background:¬†Oligosaccharides are long strings of sugars and are also known as complex carbohydrates. ¬†As a group, oligosaccharides are known to be potent modulators of the immune response…

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Barley grass fortifies immune system

Immune system components altered by a food supplement. Wagner, E., Mocharia, R. Ann. Meeting. Am. Assoc. Advancement Science. 1991. Double blind study involving 32 first and second year medical students of whom 16 received 6 grams of barley grass leaf extract (Green Magma) for 71 days. The other 16 received…

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