The cytotoxic effect of HNE
was evaluated by MTT (3-[4,5-dimethylthiazol-2-yl]-2,5 diphenyl tetrazolium bromide) reduction assay.
Consumption of foods containing HNE
was found to be associated with increased risk of cardio-vascular disease, stroke, Parkinsonism, Alzheimer disease, Huntington's disease, various liver disorders and cancer studies also reveal that once absorbed in the body the HNE
reacts with DNA, RNA and proteins affecting basic cellular processes.
Activated or necrotic neutrophils liberate human neutrophil elastase (hNE
) in the lung that causes damage to structural, cellular and soluble components of the pulmonary microenvironment.
To measure the cytotoxicity of HNE
and C3G treatments, cell medium samples were analyzed for CCK-8 and lactate dehydrogenase (LDH) enzyme activity.
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is an activator of MMP-9, and elafin is an antiprotease of HNE
Avidin-horseradish peroxidase complex and brown-colored diaminobenzidine (DAB) (HNE
) or black-colored nickel-enhanced DAB (NT, PAR, and AIF) (Vector) were used to visualize specific labeling.
Additionally, adducts of HNE
modified by glutathione may activate NF-[kappa]B (Ramana et al.
Succinyl trialanyl p-nitroanilide (STANA) and HNE
were obtained from Sigma, USA, and tannic acid used as standard was from Merck.
For the determination of serum adiponectin, interleukin 6 (IL-6), tumor necrosis factor-a (TNF-a) and 4-hydroxy 2-nonenal (HNE
), 5 ml of blood sample was drawn from abdominal aorta.
"There have been a few instances where natural materials have been shown to demonstrate HNE
inhibitory activity in vitro," said Dr.
In this study, we did not obtain any clear evidence of direct binding of HNE
with caspase-3 (data not shown).