Probiotics, beta-glucans and immunity

Immunity acts as a barrier between the human body and its external environment. Good immunity protects you effectively from infections and other diseases. Your immune system needs to work correctly to fight the pathogenic micro-organisms that attack you every day (bacteria, virus, fungus and other germs).

Lesaffre Human Care offers nutritional and health ingredients to boost your immune system. Lesaffre Human Care extracts beta 1,3/1,6 glucans from the cell wall of Saccharomyces cerevisiae yeast. These are carbohydrate polymers which are well known for their immunostimulant role. Probiotic yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae var. boulardii and probiotic bacteria Bacillus subtilis CU1 and Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG also help strengthen the immune system.

For immunity, Lesaffre Human Care provides the following products: