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Abstract Title:

The preparation of a cold-water soluble polysaccharide from Grifola frondosa and its inhibitory effects on MKN-45 cells.

Abstract Source:

Glycoconj J. 2020 08 ;37(4):413-422. Epub 2020 Jun 15. PMID: 32556780

Abstract Author(s):

Chao Liu, Hai-Yu Ji, Peng Wu, Juan Yu, An-Jun Liu

Article Affiliation:

Chao Liu

Abstract:

In this study, a novel water soluble polysaccharide (named GFP-4) was extracted from Grifola frondosa at 4C, and its preliminary structure and inhibitory effects on human gastric carcinoma MKN-45 cells through the Fas/FasL death receptor apoptosis pathway were investigated. High-performance gel permeation chromatography (HPGPC), fourier-transform infrared spectroscopy (FT-IR), and ion chromatography (IC) results showed that GFP-4 was a 1.09 × 10Da neutral hetero polysaccharide with pyranose rings, andα- and β-type glycosidic linkages that contained galactose, glucose, and mannose at a molar ratio of 1.00:3.45:1.19. MTT results indicated that GFP-4 significantly inhibited the proliferation of MKN-45 cells in a concentration-dependent manner. The H&E staining and Hoechst 33342/PI double staining results showed that GFP-4-treated MKN-45 cells were subjected to underwent typical apoptotic morphologic changes such as nuclear pyknosis, chromatin condensation, and an increase of membrane permeability. Annexin V-FITC/PI double staining, cell cycle analysis, and western blot results revealed the GFP-4 induced MKN-45 cells apoptosis through the Fas/FasL-mediated death receptor pathway with cells arrested at the G0/G1 phase. These data indicate that GFP-4 is a promising candidate for treating gastric cancer and provide a theoretical basis for the future development and utilization of G. frondosa clinically.

Study Type : In Vitro Study

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