Mycelcaps contains a patented compound AHCC® derived from Shiitake mushroom mycelium. Japanese shiitake mushrooms (shiitake) is nicknamed “Pearl of the mushrooms” in Asia for several centuries considered a prized fungus with high nutritional value. It is the source of many substances beneficial to the organism. The main components are polysaccharides, having positive influence on the immune system function.
AHCC® is the subject of ongoing research, especially in Japan (about 200 studies on 30 universities) on this topic published many articles and specialized publications. Scientists explore the effects of AHCC® with high blood pressure, weakened immunity, demonstrating its importance for weakened individuals, convalescents, stressed people.