Characterization and immunostimulatory activity of an (1-->6)-a-D-glucan from the root of Ipomoea batatas.

12 Dec 2016Zhao G, Kan J, Li Z, Chen Z.

Findings suggest purified sweet potato polysaccharide improve the immune system and could be regarded as a biological response modifier.

Cohort Study
1 effect
7 days

Reported Outcomes


Purple Sweet Potato Nutrition risk & protective factor
Minor Protective Factor Purple Sweet Potato

Immune system Lymphatic outcome
Minor increase risk of Immune system
Lymphatic system

Low evidence