Life Source Basics, Eagan, MN, has introduced a new children’s chewable immune supplement containing WGP 3-6. The product was formulated to enhance the strength of key immune cells, including macrophages, neutrophils and natural killer cells. According to the company, WGP 3-6 is a patented polysaccharide with molecular 1,3/1,6 glucose linkages that numerous clinical and preclinical studies have shown to activate immune cells.
Seong-Jae Yoo, PhD, & Gabriel Giancaspro, PhD, U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention (USP) ||March 1, 2017 USP monographs can serve as useful resources to help dietary supplement manufacturers comply with federal standards.
Maria Mascaraque, Associate, Health & Wellness Research, Euromonitor International||November 1, 2016 An aging population and growing demand for naturally functional products continue to drive a healthy industry.