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The use of beta-glucan as an immunomodulatory therapy in frequently and chronically ill patients

SOVREMENNAYA PEDIATRIYA. 2014. 5(61):106-110doi 10.15574/SP.2014.61.106 

The use of beta-glucan as an immunomodulatory therapy in frequently and chronically ill patients

Himich Т. Y. 
Kharkov National Medical University, Ukraine

The beta-glucans are the multiple-vector modulators of the organism biological reactivity with a significant immunomodulatory potential. The researching results recommend their using as a prevention and treatment of the recurrent bacterial, viral, fungal, parasitic infections in terms of primary and secondary immunodeficiency of various etiologies and in allergic diseases.

Key words: immunodeficiency, immunomodulatory, beta-glucan.

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