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Journal of Zhejiang University SCIENCE B 2016 Vol.17 No.3 P.209-217


Hydrogen sulfide from a NaHS source attenuates dextran sulfate sodium (DSS)-induced inflammation via inhibiting nuclear factor-κB

Author(s):  Xi Chen, Xi-shuang Liu

Affiliation(s):  Medical College, Qingdao University, Qingdao 266021, China; more

Corresponding email(s):   liunich2015@126.com

Key Words:  Hydrogen sulfide (H2S), Inflammation, Nuclear factor-κ, B (NF-κ, B), Dextran sulfate sodium (DSS)

Xi Chen, Xi-shuang Liu. Hydrogen sulfide from a NaHS source attenuates dextran sulfate sodium (DSS)-induced inflammation via inhibiting nuclear factor-κB[J]. Journal of Zhejiang University Science B, 2016, 17(3): 209-217.

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This study investigated the alleviating effects of hydrogen sulfide (H2S), derived from sodium hydrosulfide (NaHS), on inflammation induced by dextran sulfate sodium (DSS) in both in vivo and in vitro models. We found that NaHS injection markedly decreased rectal bleeding, diarrhea, and histological injury in DSS-challenged mice. NaHS (20 μmol/L) reversed DSS-induced inhibition in cell viability in Caco-2 cells and alleviated pro-inflammation cytokine expression in vivo and in vitro, indicating an anti-inflammatory function for H2S. It was also found that H2S may regulate cytokine expression by inhibiting the nuclear factor-κ;b (NF-κ;b) signaling pathway. In conclusion, our results demonstrated that H2S alleviated DSS-induced inflammation in vivo and in vitro and that the signal mechanism might be associated with the NF-κB signaling pathway.


方法:采用DSS建立小鼠结肠炎模型,腹腔注射H2S供体硫化氢钠(NaHS);采用DSS诱导Caco-2炎症,然后处理H2S供体NaHS。收集小鼠结肠组织和细胞,进行反转录聚合酶链反应(RT-PCR)和蛋白质免疫印迹法(Western blot)分析炎症基因和NF-κB表达情况。


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