- Increases immune function
- Increases NK cell and macrophage activity
- Facilitates liver detoxification
Planetary Herbals AHCC (Active Hexose Correlated Compound) increases natural killer cell activity. AHCC is a proprietary compound produced from mushroom mycelia cultivated in rice bran extract and treated with enzymes in a patented process. Considered a superfood in Japan, AHCC has been researched extensively for its immune enhancement properties. According to human and animal research, AHCC may significatnly increase natural killer (NK) cell activity. AHCC may also increase macrophage activity, enhance cytokine production, and support the healthy functioning of the liver.
Scientists are increasingly turning to mushrooms to help with a variety of ailments; their antioxidant properties have long been known but their true potential is only just being realised.