Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
標題: Protective effect of rutin on LPS-induced acute lung injury via down-regulation of MIP-2 expression and MMP-9 activation through inhibition of Akt phosphorylation
作者: Chen, Wen-Ying
Huang, Yi-Chun
Yang, Ming-Ling
Lee, Chien-Ying
Chen, Chun-Jung
Yeh, Chung-Hsin
Pan, Pin-Ho
Horng, Chi-Ting
Kuo, Wu-Hsien
Kuan, Yu-Hsiang
關鍵字: Acute lung injury;Akt;LPS;MIP-2;MMP-9;Rutin;Acute Lung Injury;Animals;Bronchoalveolar Lavage Fluid;Chemokine CXCL2;Down-Regulation;Lipopolysaccharides;Lung;Matrix Metalloproteinase 9;Mice;Neutrophil Infiltration;Phosphorylation;Protective Agents;Proto-Oncogene Proteins c-akt;Rutin
Project: International Immunopharmacology, Volume 22, Issue 2, Page(s) 409-413.
Lipopolysaccharide (LPS), also called endotoxin, is the important pathogen of acute lung injury (ALI), which is a clinical syndrome that still lacks effective therapeutic medicine. Rutin belongs to vitamin P and possesses various beneficial effects. In this study, we investigate the potential protective effects and the mechanisms of rutin on LPS-induced ALI. Pre-administration with rutin inhibited LPS-induced arterial blood gas exchange and neutrophils infiltration in the lungs. LPS-induced expression of macrophage inflammatory protein (MIP)-2 and activation of matrix metalloproteinase (MMP)-9 were suppressed by rutin. In addition, the inhibitory concentration of rutin on phosphorylation of Akt was similar as MIP-2 expression and MMP-9 activation. In conclusion, rutin is a potential protective agent for ALI via suppressing the blood gas exchange and neutrophil infiltration. The mechanism of rutin is down-regulation of MIP-2 expression and MMP-9 activation through inhibition of Akt phosphorylation.
ISSN: 15675769
DOI: 10.1016/j.intimp.2014.07.026
Appears in Collections:獸醫學系所

Show full item record

Google ScholarTM




Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.