Technical FAQ

What are the differences between PS-OBG and Pullulan or Dextran?
From:putus.org Author:putus.org Time:1/21/2009 9:08:05 PM Count:
Putus oat beta-glucan (PS-OBG) is a plant polysaccharide consisting of -(14), -(13)-linked glucose with linear chemical structure and tri-tetrasaccharide ratio of 2:1.
Pullulan, a microbial polysaccharide consists of -(16), -(14)-linked maltotrioses, and both of them are branchless.
Dextran, a microbial polysaccharide consists of -(16), -(13)-linked glucose which has branches.