Fukoidan

Fukoidan

Fucoidan (fucoidan)  – sulfated heteropolysaccharide, which is isolated from brown algae, including from the Laminaria of Japan. Fucoidan contained in brown algae was discovered at the end of the 19th century in Germany, but it was isolated by the Swedish...
Trepang, njihova korisna svojstva

Trepang, njihova korisna svojstva

The invertebrate marine aquatic trepang or “sea ginseng” has long been known in Southeast Asia both as a delicacy and as a medicinal product that has tonic properties. Rich trepang stocks in Primorye. The Golden Horn Bay, because of the abundance of these animals in...
Hitozan

Hitozan

Chitin – the main component of the shells of crustaceans, and, among other things, the Kamchatka crabs. Chitin gives strength to the shell, because it is reinforced with a carbon compound – acyl. The substance that is obtained by separating chitin from...
Laminarija podvodna šuma i njene tajne

Laminarija podvodna šuma i njene tajne

The role of algae on Earth Algae belong to the oldest organisms of our planet. Blue-green algae arose almost simultaneously with the water shell of the Earth, about 4 billion years ago, and over the next 2 billion years, only algae and bacteria represented organic...
Kalcijum Alignat

Kalcijum Alignat

Calcium Alginate ( AK ) , which is released from the seakelp Japanese Kelp , has many health benefits. Powerful enterosorbent. AK is able to bind and remove from the body metabolic by-products, salts of heavy metals and radionuclides. When taken, the sorption of...
Triterpenski glikozidi

Triterpenski glikozidi

Which of you have heard the term triterpene saponins or glycosides? With confidence we can say that such units. And even fewer people can explain the meaning of this term. Triterpenic saponins are widely distributed in the plant world. Their important role in the...