Ⅰ. Yeast Beta Glucan Technical Data Sheet

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Yeast Beta Glucan

Beta 1,3/1,6 D Glucan,baker's yeast β-glucan,β-1,3/1,6-glucan,β-Glucan.Beta Glucan,

yeast cell wall beta glucan,Yeast Extract


Saccharomyces cerevisiae

Yeast Cell Wall

Beta 1,3/1,6 D Glucan 20%-85%




Yeast Beta Glucan

          Ⅱ. Our Yeast Beta Glucan

  • ISO22000 Certified Manufacturer

  • Low Contaminants of Aflatoxin,PAHs,Heavy Metal,Microbiological 

  • Non-Irradiation,Non-GMO,Non-Allergen

Our Yeast Beta Glucan is a kind of loose light yellow  fine powder,which is produced in ISO22000 certified factory.


Our Yeast Beta Glucan,100% pure nature nutrient without any additives,and having strong compounds.


The ingredients are produced from the Yeast cell wall by fermentation method,Beta-glucan from yeast,with the unique molecular structure of beta-1,3/1,6-glucan, was shown to have the most potent immune-enhancing capability.


The advanced control system is key for continuing quality control,we fully operate GMP operation and SOP(Standard Operation Procedure) in each step from raw material collect to product delivery.Only well selected raw material with low pesticide,low heavy metal,and high value,and high content will be used for extraction.


We have equipped with the most advance instrument and test equipment,such as HPLC, UV, AA, GC, TLC, which guarantees the safety of the production procedure and effectiveness of our produced material.All the critical steps of production are very strict controled,and the semi-products and final products are very well tested.


Our Yeast Beta Glucan,100% pure nature nutrient without any additives,and having high value content compounds.


Our Yeast Beta Glucan,is Non-Irradiation,Non-GMO,Non-Allergen Gurantee,and Low Contaminants of Aflatoxin,PAHs,Heavy Metal,Microbiological Gurantee.


Our Yeast Beta Glucan,is easy to combine with other mixed powder,and can be widely used in Dietary Supplyment,health food,functional food and natural medicine.


We are also in coopeation with many reputable independant Laboratory,such as Eurofins,SGS,PONY,Chromadex etc,to guarantee high potency,low pesticide,low heavy metal etc.

           Ⅲ. Our Product List of Yeast Beta Glucan:

A.  Yeast Beta Glucan:

  Manufacturer Flowchart:

  Raw Material Yeast->Smashing>Extraction->Neutralization->Desalination->Concentration->Membrane Filtration->Decoloring

   ->Spray Drying ->Sieving ->Packing ->Finished Product


      1.  Yeast Beta Glucan Powder:


  • Beta 1,3/1,6 D Glucan 20%,70%,80%,85%                                                                                    Download Technical Data(PDF)


      2.  Water Soluble Yeast Beta Glucan Powder:


B.  Brewers Yeast Powder:

        1.  Protein 42%, Food Grade,DE-BITTER             

        2.  Protein 42%, Food Grade,UNDEBITER                                                                                            Download Technical Data(PDF)

C.  Yeast Cell Wall (Feed Grade):

        1.  Beta 1,3/1,6 D Glucan 20%+Mannan-oligosaccharide (MOS) 18%-20%                                     Download Technical Data(PDF)

D.  Carboxymethyl Yeast Beta-glucan:

Carboxymethylated Yeast Beta-glucan, is water soluble. CMG have the same function as yeast beta-glucan when used in cosmetic, can greatly revitalize the skin’s defense system,enhance the natural repair processes and reduce the sensitivity of skin.


Carboxymethyl -Beta-1,3-D-Glucan is a kind of natural chemical which contains a special triple helix structure made form Yeast beta-1,3-D-Glucan by etherification.The molecular weight of our CMG is 2.4*105D~5.0*105D. It is a kind of odorless and tasteless, white to little yellow powder.Can easily solve in the water and become high viscosity solution. This product has a very strong immune protein, the effectiveness of insoluble yeast glucan is 10 to 100 times .Content (Base on dry matter)% more than 99.5%.             


E.  Other Beta Glucan:


      1.  Oat Beta Glucan Powder:


  • Beta 1,3/1,4 D Glucan 20%, 25%, 30%, 45%, 60%, 70%, 80%, 90%                                           Download Technical Data(PDF)


      2.  Mushroom Beta Glucan Powder:

  •  Agaricus Blazei Mushroom Beta Glucan:Beta 1,3/1,6 D Glucan 10%, 20%, 30%, 40%, 50%

  •  Reishi Mushroom Beta Glucan: Beta 1,3/1,6 D Glucan 10%, 20%, 30%, 40%, 50%

  •  Shiitake Mushroom Beta Glucan: Beta 1,3/1,6 D Glucan 10%, 30%, 50%

  •  Maitake Mushroom Beta Glucan: Beta 1,3/1,6 D Glucan 10%, 20%, 30%

          Ⅳ.  Photo of Yeast Beta Glucan

Yeast Beta Glucan Beta 1,3/1,6 D Glucan 70%
Yeast Beta Glucan Beta 1,3/1,6 D Glucan 70%

        Ⅴ.  Download Document of Yeast Beta Glucan


        Ⅵ.  What's Yeast Beta Glucan

Yeast Beta D Glucan is a immunity regulator which use biological enzymes method extract and refine from yeast, contain high quality Beta 1,3 Glucan,with backbone of Beta 1,3 Glucan and side chain of Beta 1,6 Glucan.With the especially structure of Three-dimensional spiral, it is easy to identified and accepted by immunity system, then can activation macrophages effectively,  improve human body immunity, and macrophages can destroy harmful cell, accelerate restore, activity T cell and B cell.

In the United States, yeast beta-glucan has been identified as GRAS (Generally Recognized as Safe), a food substance that is generally considered safe by the US Food and Drug Administration (US.FDA). It can be applied to a variety of foods, including baking foods and premix, beverages, cereals, dairy products, vegetable protein products, processed fruit juice, soft candy, soup, adding no more than 200mg per serving.

EU approved yeast beta-glucan as a novel food ingredient, including drinks and a variety of foods.

China also approved yeast beta-glucan as a novel food ingredient and a nutrition enhancer, can be used in a variety of food including larger infant formula milk powder.


        Ⅶ.  Benefits of Yeast Beta Glucan 

Yeast Beta glucan is a scientifically proven biological response modifier (BRM) that naturally and nutritionally potentiates, modulates and helps normalize the immune response. As a supplement, after swallowing orally, Beta 1,3/1,6 glucan is ingested while performing primarily through macrophage and dendritic immune cells, including Dectin-1 receptors, to nutritionally, according to research, enhance immune cell pathogenic defenses. 


For many years Yeast Beta glucan have been investigated (History) for these immune response modifying properties, particularly their ability to activate macrophage immune cells and NK-Cells, plus in turn, the T-Cells, and B-Cells including selected cytokines and complement.

Immune health is key for all age groups, regardless of lifestyle, age or profession. It is becoming an important topic especially with today's engaged and often challenging lifestyle. Therefore, products with ingredients that boost the immune system are currently attracting a lot of attention. Target groups for this topic are not only elderly people or children, but also sports people as well as stressed people to improve their immunity.

Bettcan yeast beta-glucan is produced in accordance with the highest certified quality standards. Moreover, it is Kosher and Halal certified. It is safe for people with yeast allergy, because those components in yeast which may cause allergy are completely removed during the production process. As a pure and natural ingredient, it can also be used for vegetarian and vegan products.

-Dairy products

Yeast beta-glucan is a safe and powerful immune-enhancing agent for dairy products. dairy products are a booming global category. There is a huge consumer demand for dairy products with added benefits. Yeast beta-glucan is attractive as a functional ingredient in yogurt, yogurt beverages, milk and milk beverages.

-Sports nutrition

Sports nutrition products are now attracting a wider audience of health-conscious consumers. A well-functioning immune system is crucial for athletic performance as well as for an active lifestyle. Yet, exercise in itself has impact on the immune function. Research has shown that intensive exercise suppress the immune system, compromising the body's ability to defend itself.

Yeast beta-glucan helps support healthy immune function, so athletes and recreational users can recover faster from exercise stress. Studies have demonstrated the oral intake of beta-1,3/1,6-glucan improves immune function, promotes healthy inflammatory response, supports mucosal immunity and promotes respiratory health.

Yeast beta-glucan is suitable for application in a variety of sports nutrition product formats, such as energy bars, nutrition and protein bars, sports & functional drinks, powdered drinks.

-Dietary supplements

With the deterioration of the environment and aging, the sharp rise in chronic disease and health impairment will be a major global public health challenge. Malignant neoplasms, peptic ulcers, chronic gastritis, chronic nephritis, diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, emphysema, chronic infections etc are associated with decreased body resistance in the elderly. By adding Yeast beta-glucan can improve the body immunity and resistance. Yeast beta-glucan in health food, dietary supplements is much common, mainly for immune regulation, anti-oxidation and other functions.

-Functional foods & beverages

As a novel food ingredient, yeast beta-glucan can be applied to dairy products, candy, beverages, fruit juice, baking foods and other foods, especially in the elderly functional foods, by adding yeast beta-glucan can give products a variety of health functions. Yeast beta-glucan has been applied to infant formula milk powder, functional drinks, cookies, protein bars, nutritional snacks, probiotics granules and other foods, giving products a variety of health claims.

        Ⅷ.  What are the side effects of taking Yeast Beta Glucan



  • For heart disease: Oat or barley products that contain 3.6 grams of soluble fiber, such as beta-glucans, daily, as part of a low-fat, low-cholesterol diet.

  • For high cholesterol: 7.5 grams of beta-glucans made from yeast has been added to juice and taken twice daily for 7-8 weeks. 3-10 grams of beta-glucans made from barley or oat have also been taken daily for up to 12 weeks.

  • For hay fever: 250 mg of beta-glucans made from yeast (Wellmune WGP) daily for 4 weeks has been used.


  • For cancer of the cervix: Healthcare providers give 20-40 mg of the fungal beta-glucan schizophyllan (SPG) as an injection into the vein (by IV) once or twice weekly for at least one year.

  • For infection after surgery: Healthcare providers give 50 mg/m2 of beta-glucans made from yeast as an injection into the vein (by IV) once per day for 7 days to prevent infection in trauma patients undergoing exploratory surgical procedures. Also, healthcare providers give 0.5-2 mg/kg of beta-glucans made from yeast (Betafectin) by IV 1-6 hours before surgery and then repeated 4 hours, 48 hours, and 96 hours after surgery in surgical patients at high-risk for infection.

When taken by mouth: Beta-glucans are LIKELY SAFE for most adults when taken by mouth in amounts commonly found in foods. Beta-glucans are POSSIBLY SAFE when taken in medicinal amounts for a short time period. There have been no reported side effects from taking beta-glucans by mouth.

When applied to the skin: Beta-glucans are POSSIBLY SAFE when applied in medicinal amounts for a short time period. Beta-glucans can cause skin rash.

When given by IV: Beta-glucans are POSSIBLY SAFE when used intravenously (by IV) in medicinal amounts for a short time period. Beta-glucans can cause chills, fever, pain at the injection site, headache, back and joint pain, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, dizziness, high or low blood pressure, flushing, rashes, tiredness, decreased number of white blood cells, and increased urine.

When given as a shot: Beta-glucans are POSSIBLY SAFE when injected into the muscle. Beta-glucans can cause chills, fever, pain at the injection site, headache, back and joint pain, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, dizziness, high or low blood pressure, flushing, rashes, tiredness, decreased number of white blood cells, and increased urine.

   Ⅸ.  Top Brand Yeast Beta Glucan Supplyment in market

1. Pro Formulations MD


  • HIGHEST POTENCY: Glucan Elite contains guaranteed minimum 85% Beta 1,3D Glucan, with 500mg per capsule and 60 capsules per bottle (a one-month supply).

  • POWERFUL BENEFITS: Supplementing with Beta Glucan can help activate your immune system without overstimulating it, allowing your body to function at optimal levels.*

  • FERMENTATION-DERIVED: BGF-Immune Beta Glucan is fermentation-derived, and scientifically proven to be the most effective Beta Glucan available on the market. No other Beta Glucan supplements (including those derived from oats, barley, yeast, or mushrooms) yield the same potency.*

  • HIGH ABSORPTION: Your body cannot use nutrients if it cannot absorb them. Fortunately, BGF-Immune Beta Glucan ensures a minimum 85% absorption rate, the highest on the market.*

  • PUREST FORMULATION: Glucan Elite provides the best value for the best possible formulation, free of fillers, binders, and other unnecessary additives. Each batch is tested for safety and potency, and offered at the lowest price possible. Kosher & Halal certified.

2. HAKA Life Nutrition


  • REPLACE ALL YOUR IMMUNITY SUPPLEMENTS: Glucan85PLUS can replace your Vitamin C, Elderberry, Vitamin D3, Echinacea and Zinc supplements...with our all natural forms in just ONE product on your shelf...saving money! PLUS your other immune boosters don’t contain the powerful Beta-Glucan 1,3/1,6-D ingredient.

  • OPTIMAL FORM OF BETA-GLUCAN: Our PREMIUM form of Beta Glucan is derived from the cell walls of BAKER’S YEAST. Cheaper alternatives can contain forms of Beta-Glucan from mushrooms, brewers yeast or other ingredients. Glucan85Plus’ Beta-Glucan is in the proper molecular form of 1,3/1,6-D. Prepare for this upcoming season and invest in a healthier immune system.

  • GLASS BOTTLE (60 Capsules): Comes in a BPA free GLASS bottle - fully recyclable and eliminates plastic use as well as harmful BPA touching this amazing immune booster. Contains 60 Capsules = 1 Month Supply.

  • SAVE MONEY, SAVE TIME, SAVE SPACE: Eliminate taking multiple immune boosting ingredients into one easy to take pill that also features Beta-Glucan. Turn 6 bottles of products you used to buy into 1 easy to take capsule.

  • SUPERHERO INGREDIENT BETA-GLUCAN: Strengthens immunity by influencing immune receptors and stimulating neutrophils, T-cells, monocytes, macrophages, and dendritic cells

3. Now Foods


  • Beta-1,3/1,6 D-Glucan Powder (from Saccharomyces cerevisiae) 250mg;

  • ImmunEnhancer (Arabinogalactan from Larch Tree (Larix occidentalis)) 250mg.,

  • Cellulose (capsule), Cellulose Powder,

  • Silica and Magnesium Stearate (vegetable source).

  • 60 VegiCaps

  • Serving Size: 1 Vegetable Capsule

  • 60 Servings Per Container

  • Suitable for Vegetarians

  • Gluten Free

4. Nutriana


  • The Only 1, 3D-1, 6D Beta Glucan in the Market: Are you looking for the most effective beta glucan supplement? Nutriana’s Beta Glucan is the only supplement in the market that contains 1,000 mg of combined 1,3D-1,6D Beta Glucan, when most products only offer 1,3D Beta Glucan at smaller dosages. The combination of 1,3D-1,6D Beta Glucan significantly helps strengthen immune defenses, thus enhancing systemic immune function.

  • The Most Effective Beta Glucan: 1,3D Beta Glucan on its own offers minimally effective benefits. On the other hand, Nutriana’s combined 1,3D-1,6D Beta Glucan at 1,000 mg helps maximize the remarkable immune-supporting benefits you receive from taking our supplement.

  • Strengthen Your Immune Response- There are times when our body defenses have been weakened and makes it hard for us to interact with our surroundings. By taking our highly effective Beta Glucan, you are giving yourself the opportunity to help stimulate a faster immune response than most health supplements in the market to help protect your body against agents that attack your body.

  • Amazing Immune Boosting Ability: Nutriana’s very powerful Beta Glucan not only helps stimulate a faster immune response, but also helps boost the immune system by increasing the chemicals your body naturally produces to prevent health problems and effectively helps lower any risk.

  • The Most Powerful All-Around Supplement: As a very effective immune support, our natural Beta-Glucan helps give you the strength to fight against free-radicals and help improve your immune system. With a strong immune system, it won’t be difficult to keep your body strong and healthy to get through your daily life and help fight off any health problems that come your way.

  • Proudly Made in the USA: Black yeast is the most effective source of beta glucan out there, and Nutriana’s beta glucan supplements are proudly made in the USA.

  • A Brand You Can Trust: Nutriana’s goal is simple-- to provide the best products derived from nature which are reinforced by science and research. We love empowering people to live enriched, happy and healthy lives by providing products we are proud of.

5. Solgar


  • Immune Support; Beta glucan is a natural polysaccharide, which supports the health of the immune system; This formulation provides 200 mg of beta glucans as beta 1-3, 1-6 glucans

  • Naturally Derived; Solgar Beta Glucans is naturally derived from a concentrated yeast cell wall material

  • Gluten, Wheat & Dairy Free; Solgar Beta Glucans is non-GMO, vegan, and free of: gluten, wheat, dairy, soy, sugar, artificial flavor, sweetener, preservatives, and color

  • The Gold Standard: For over 70 years, Solgar has been committed to quality, health, and well-being. Our mission is to create the finest nutritional supplements in small batches, through tireless research, using only the finest raw materials

  • During the summer months products may arrive warm but Amazon stores and ships products in accordance with manufacturers' recommendations, when provided.

6. Graminex


  • Strengthen Your Body's Immune Defense: The powerful combo of Norwegian beta glucan 1 3 1 6 and Swedish flower pollen work together to help boost overall immune function for women, men and athletes.

  • Energy Boosters: Both active ingredients help promote increased vitality and mental clarity when feeling fatigued from everyday physical and emotional stressors or when hit with the seasonal sniffles.

  • Breathe Easy: Our rye grass pollen extract and yeast beta glucans have been used to help maintain open airways and provide some relief to achieve and support healthy lungs and respiratory health.

  • Superior Source of B-Glucans: Studies show that Baker’s yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae) is the most effective source for activating immune cells compared to oat, barley, mushroom and Brewer's yeast.

  • Our Cutting Edge: Flower Pollen Extract is rich in antioxidants that neutralize free radicals which may cause oxidative stress and damage to the body's cells. Paired together, ultimate immunity support.

7. Earthborn Elements


  • EARTHBORN ELEMENTS Beta Glucan Activates the Immune System, Supports Cardiovascular Health, & Boosts Energy Levels*

  • 100 DAY SUPPLY: More Than 3 Months of Optimal Support

  • 100% PURE: Never Any Additives or Fillers

  • GUARANTEED: Love It 100% or Your Money Back

  • MADE IN USA: Manufactured in Beaverton, OR

8. Jarrow Formulas

  • Immune Function Support: Beta glucans are natural bioactive carbohydrates, with those derived from certain yeasts and fungi being known for their ability to support immune function

  • High-Purity Extract: Beta Glucan is a high-purity extract from the cell walls of a proprietary Baker’s yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae) strain with a unique molecular structure; The formula is made from a beta 1,3/1,6 glucan extract

  • Patented Preparation: The formula contains a patented preparation which has demonstrated immunogenic activity in clinical trials

  • Convenient Capsules: Take one capsule per day on an empty stomach with a full glass of water or as directed by your qualified healthcare professional

  • Superior Nutrition and Formulation: The goal of Jarrow Formulas is to promote optimal health with high-quality, effective, affordable, and superior formulation of dietary supplements; Our customers can be assured of purity, value, and potency

9. BulkSupplements


  • SOLUBLE FIBER - Beta glucan is a soluble fiber that helps maintain healthy cholesterol levels in already healthy individuals when taken in conjunction with a healthy diet and exercise.*

  • BONE MARROW SUPPLEMENT - Beta glucan can also help fortify the immune system.* In addition, it has been found to be of great benefit to Bone marrow transplant patients by helping their bodies accept the new Bone marrow cells.*

  • HEART HEALTH - Beta glucan supplements are heart-healthy as wells as supports healthy heart function which in part also helps cardiovascular function in the body in conjunction with diet and exercise.*

10. Wellmune, Plant Cellulose


  • BETA GLUCAN 125 MG: This Immune Health Basics beta glucan supplement with Wellmune is available in 60 count, 125 mg vegetarian capsules for daily immunity support.

  • NATURAL BETA GLUCAN: Immune Health Basics made with Wellmune is a natural beta 1,3/1,6 glucan derived from the cell walls of a proprietary strain of baker's yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae).

  • IMMUNITY BOOSTER: Strong immune systems help maintain energy, vitality, and mental clarity. Beta glucan activates your body's white blood cells to boost and strengthen immune function.

  • DAILY SUPPORT: Supplement with beta glucan daily to help boost overall immune function. The Wellmune in Immune Health Basics is Generally Recognized As Safe (GRAS) for daily health support under the provisions of U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

  • VEGETARIAN: Suitable for vegetarians, our beta glucan capsules are vegetable based and contain no gelatin. They are also Non-GMO, gluten-free, and GMP Certified.

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