Immunity on the menu
Immitec Nutrition AB is the exclusive distributor of Wellmune WGP® in Europe. Wellmune WGP is a natural ingredient clinically proven to safely enhance the immune system to help keep your body healthy. The ingredient is designed for functional foods and beverages, nutritional supplements, cosmetics and animal nutrition products. Wellmune WGP also helps maintain energy, vitality and mental clarity during periods of physical or lifestyle stress. Wellmune delivers these health benefits without over stimulating the immune system.Wellmune is derived from a proprietary strain of Baker’s yeast, and is the only beta 1-3/1-6 glucan with a Novel Food Approval by EFSA and also the only one that can document the mechanism of action, provide pre-clinical data as well as offer a convincing portfolio of published human clinical trials.
Immitec Nutrition also markets the finished products Immiflex and ImmiFlex Kids. These are capsules containing daily recommended dose of Wellmune WGP and vitamin-D. The active ingredients in Immiflex, binds to specific receptors on neutrophils, and activates its anti-microbial activity, including immune cell migration to the site of a challenge and increased killing of potential health challenges. The molecular structure of Wellmune WGP, with its beta 1-3/1-6 branch points, is responsible for its unique biological activity.
Immitec Nutrition AB is part of the EU sponsored Fibebiotics study. The European Union has allocated € 6 million over a period of 4.5 years in a research program to document the effects of beta glucans on immune health. The study aims to develop functional products that can make a difference for public health.