GlyCare™ 6SL

Highly abundant sialylated HMO

GlyCare™ 6SL Overview

6'SL (6´Sialyllactose Sodium Salt) is a highly abundant sialylated HMO in human milk. Some primary known benefits of 6SL include the support of brain development by affecting cognition and regulation of neurons. Also, 6'SL can positively support gut health by promoting intestinal epithelial cell maturation. 

Regulatory filings for 6'SL have been made in EU and US and preparation on way for other major markets. 

GlyCare™ 6SL will be commercially available from 2020. 

Immunity and Infections

HMO help support immunity. Clinical studies have reported a relationship between HMO and immune outcomes in infants. HMO are reported to support an infant’s immune system. HMO may help reduce the risk of infection. HMO may help reduce the risk of certain infections in infants. 

Gut Health and Microbiota

Clinical and preclinical studies report that HMOs support the growth of beneficial bacteria which are believed to have a role in intestinal development and gut health of an infant. Preclinical studies suggest a potential role for 6’SL in gut health via its support of the growth of beneficial bacteria (3,4,5).

Regulatory filings for 6'SL have been made in EU and US and preparation on way for other major markets. 

GlyCare™ 6SL will be commercially available from 2020. 

Allergy Development

Emerging data from pre-clinical models and breast milk studies suggest that HMOs may play a role reducing the incidence of certain allergic manifestations.

HMO Health Benefit Solutions

Human Milk Oligosaccharides may support a number of health benefits such as immunity and gut health in early life.

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