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Allergies & immunotoxicity
About SODIUM CARBOXYMETHYL BETAGLUCAN: Sodium Carboxymethyl Beta-Glucan is a sodium salt of a carboxymethyl ether ofBeta-Glucan (q.v.).
Function(s): Binder; Viscosity Increasing Agent - Aqueous; BINDING; VISCOSITY CONTROLLING
Synoym(s): SODIUM CARBOXYMETHYL BETA-GLUCAN, B-D-GLUCAN, (1&RT ARROW; 3) -, CARBOXYMETHYL ETHER, SODIUM SALT; CARBOXYMETHYL ETHER SODIUM SALT B-D-GLUCAN, (1&RT ARROW; 3) -; SODIUM SALT B-D-GLUCAN, (1&RT ARROW; 3) -, CARBOXYMETHYL ETHER
|27 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemical see search results ->||NLM PubMed|
|NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov. |
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