lentinan

(LEN-tih-nun)

A beta-glucan (a type of polysaccharide) from the mushroom Lentinus edodes (shiitake mushroom). It has been studied in Japan as a treatment for cancer.

Pronunciation of dictionary term "lentinan"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "lentinano"

Beta-glucano (tipo de polisacárido) del hongo Lentinus edodes (hongo shiitake). Se ha estudiado en el Japón como tratamiento contra el cáncer.