Atlas World Agaricus Bio Immune Support 600 mg. - 60 Capsules
Agaricus blazei is an edible mushroom native to Brazil and cultivated in Japan for its medicinal uses. It has been used to treat arteriosclerosis, hepatitis, hyperlipidemia, diabetes, dermatitis and cancer. Studies have shown that this mushroom supplement has immune boosting properties.
For customers who prefer to avoid capsules, there is Agaricus Bio® Super Liquid. This product consists of a liquid extract of organic Agaricus blazei fruitbodies. This fast absorbing liquid has a pleasant almond smell and taste, and blends easily into any beverage. Each liquid drop consists of 25mg of Agaricus blazei extract. In as little as 30 days you can feel healthier and stronger - Guaranteed.
The NIH (National Institute of Health) sponsored studies; "Antitumor Promoting Effects of Agaricus blazei" and “Cancer Chemopreventive Effect of Agaricus blazei Murill” by Dr. Mutsuo Kozuka have inspired the development of this formula*. This research group selected the Agaricus blazei strain only available through Atlas World USA, Inc.
Agaricus Bio® Super Liquid is the latest refinement of our popular Agaricus blazei liquid extract sold in Japan since 1995. This Agaricus blazei liquid extract helped build Atlas World, Co. Ltd., in Japan, to become a leader in Agaricus blazei production.
Published research has shown Agaricus blazei can support the activity of the following immune system cells:
- NK cells
- Polymorphonuclear leukocytes
- T cells
Published research has shown Agaricus blazei can support the production of the following immune system cytokines (signaling molecules):
- TNF-á (Tumor necrosis factor-alpha)
- Interferons (á, â, and ã)
- Interleukins (1, 6, 8, 12, and 18)
Agaricus blazei contains the following compounds:
- â-Glucans (including â-1,3-glucans, â-1,6-glucans, â-1,3/1,6-glucans)
- Conjugated linoleic acid (CLA)
- Protein-bound polysaccharides
- Low molecular weight polysaccharides
- Sodium pyroglutamate, â-Galactoglucan, acid heteroglucan, xyloglucan, and lectin.
Published research has also indicated Agaricus blazei may:Support cellular health
- Have an inhibitory effect on angiogenesis
- Support healthy blood sugar and cholesterol levels
- Support antioxidant activity
Agaricus blazei's ability to impact the immune system continues to be a subject of international research. Published research has shown that Agaricus blazei may be able to increase the activity of some of the most important immune system cells of the body like macrophage, NK cells, and polymorphonuclear leukocytes.
In addition, research has shown that Agaricus blazei may stimulate the production of immune system cytokines. Cytokines, are signalling proteins used by the immune system to carry out a variety of important functions. Amazingly, the mushroom has been shown to stimulate the production of over 15 different cytokines including those multiple types of interferons and interleukins!