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Journal of Zhejiang University SCIENCE B 2016 Vol.17 No.6 P.425-436


Inhibitory effect of Gardenblue blueberry (Vaccinium ashei Reade) anthocyanin extracts on lipopolysaccharide-stimulated inflammatory response in RAW 264.7 cells

Author(s):  Wei Xu, Qing Zhou, Yong Yao, Xing Li, Jiu-liang Zhang, Guan-hua Su, Ai-ping Deng

Affiliation(s):  College of Food Science and Technology, Huazhong Agricultural University, Wuhan 430070, China; more

Corresponding email(s):   zjl_ljz@mail.hzau.edu.cn

Key Words:  Gardenblue blueberry (Vaccinium ashei Reade) anthocyanin extracts (GBBAEs), Anti-inflammatory, RAW 264.7, Cyclooxygenase 2 (COX-2), Nuclear factor-κ, B p65 (NF-κ, Bp65)

Wei Xu, Qing Zhou, Yong Yao, Xing Li, Jiu-liang Zhang, Guan-hua Su, Ai-ping Deng. Inhibitory effect of Gardenblue blueberry (Vaccinium ashei Reade) anthocyanin extracts on lipopolysaccharide-stimulated inflammatory response in RAW 264.7 cells[J]. Journal of Zhejiang University Science B, 2016, 17(6): 425-436.

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Blueberries are a rich source of anthocyanins, which are associated with health benefits contributing to a reduced risk for many diseases. The present study identified the functional gardenblue blueberry (Vaccinium ashei Reade) anthocyanin extracts (GBBAEs) and evaluated their capacity and underlying mechanisms in protecting murine RAW 264.7 cells from lipopolysaccharide (LPS)-stimulated inflammation in vitro. Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) kit results showed that GBBAEs significantly inhibited the production of nitric oxide (NO), prostaglandin E2 (PGE2), interleukin-6 (IL-6), IL-1β, and interferon-γ (INF-γ). Real-time polymerase chain reaction (PCR) analysis indicated that the mRNA expression levels of IL-6, IL-1β, tumor necrosis factor-α (TNF-α), monocyte chemoattractant protein-1 (MCP-1), and cyclooxygenase 2 (COX-2) were suppressed in LPS-stimulated RAW 264.7 cells. Additionally, Western blot analysis was used to evaluate the relative protein expression levels of COX-2 and nuclear factor-κ;b p65 (NF-κ;bp65). All these results suggested the potential use of GBBAEs as a functional food for the treatment of inflammatory diseases.

蓝莓花青素对RAW 264.7细胞的抗炎活性研究及其机理初探

方法:将RAW 264.7细胞分为对照组(不作处理)和实验组(1 µg/ml LPS刺激建模)。实验组进一步分为3个不同浓度组:400 µg/ml GBBAEs组、800 µg/ml GBBAEs组和1200 µg/ml GBBAEs组。用酶联免疫吸附测定(ELISA)试剂盒检测一氧化氮(NO)、前列腺素E2(PGE2)、白细胞介素1β(IL-1β)、白细胞介素6(IL-6)、干扰素γ(INF-γ)等炎症因子的释放量;用实时定量聚合酶链反应(RT-PCR)分析IL-1β、IL-6、TNF-α、环氧合酶-2(COX-2)及单核细胞趋化蛋白-1(MCP-1)的炎症相关基因mRNA的表达水平;用蛋白质印迹法(Western blot法)测定相关炎症蛋白COX-2和NF-κBp65表达水平。
结论:试验结果表明,通过ELISA法测定GBBAEs可以显著性抑制NO、PGE2、IL-1β、IL-6、INF-γ等炎症因子的释放;RT-PCR分析阐明在LPS诱导的单核-巨噬细胞RAW 264.7中,GBBAEs可以显著性抑制IL-1β、IL-6、TNF-α、COX-2及MCP-1的炎症相关基因mRNA的表达水平。此外,Western blot法进一步显示GBBAEs对相关炎症蛋白COX-2和NF-κBp65表达具有明显抑制作用,进一步证实GBBAEs通过NF-κB机制通路来发挥抗炎作用。

关键词:园蓝花青素;抗炎;单核-巨噬细胞RAW 264.7细胞;环氧合酶-2(COX-2);NF-κBp65

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