LTFPGSAED (P7) is a multifunctional hypocholesterolemic and hypoglycemic lupin peptide. While assessing its ACE-inhibitory activity, it was more effective in intestinal Caco-2 cells (IC50 13.7 µM) than in renal HK-2 cells (IC50 79.6 µM). This discrepancy was explained by the metabolic transformation mediated by intestinal peptidases, which produced two main detected peptides, TFPGSAED and LTFPG. Indeed LTFPG, dynamically generated by intestinal DPP-IV, as well as its parent peptide P7 were linearly absorbed by mature Caco-2 cells. An in silico study demonstrated that the metabolite was a better ligand of the ACE enzyme than P7. These results are in agreement with an in vivo study, previously performed by Aluko et al., which has shown that LTFPG is an effective hypotensive peptide. Our work highlights the dynamic nature of bioactive food peptides that may be modulated by the metabolic activity of intestinal cells.

Assessment of multifunctional behavior of lupin P7 and its metabolite using an integrate strategy / Lammi, Carmen; Aiello, Gilda; Dellafiora, Luca; Bollati, Carlotta; Boschin, Giovanna; Ranaldi, Giulia; Ferruzza, Simonetta; Sambuy, Yula; Galaverna, Gianni; Arnoldi, Anna. - In: JOURNAL OF AGRICULTURAL AND FOOD CHEMISTRY. - ISSN 0021-8561. - (2020). [10.1021/acs.jafc.0c00130]

Assessment of multifunctional behavior of lupin P7 and its metabolite using an integrate strategy

Dellafiora, Luca;Galaverna, Gianni;Arnoldi, Anna
2020

Abstract

LTFPGSAED (P7) is a multifunctional hypocholesterolemic and hypoglycemic lupin peptide. While assessing its ACE-inhibitory activity, it was more effective in intestinal Caco-2 cells (IC50 13.7 µM) than in renal HK-2 cells (IC50 79.6 µM). This discrepancy was explained by the metabolic transformation mediated by intestinal peptidases, which produced two main detected peptides, TFPGSAED and LTFPG. Indeed LTFPG, dynamically generated by intestinal DPP-IV, as well as its parent peptide P7 were linearly absorbed by mature Caco-2 cells. An in silico study demonstrated that the metabolite was a better ligand of the ACE enzyme than P7. These results are in agreement with an in vivo study, previously performed by Aluko et al., which has shown that LTFPG is an effective hypotensive peptide. Our work highlights the dynamic nature of bioactive food peptides that may be modulated by the metabolic activity of intestinal cells.
Assessment of multifunctional behavior of lupin P7 and its metabolite using an integrate strategy / Lammi, Carmen; Aiello, Gilda; Dellafiora, Luca; Bollati, Carlotta; Boschin, Giovanna; Ranaldi, Giulia; Ferruzza, Simonetta; Sambuy, Yula; Galaverna, Gianni; Arnoldi, Anna. - In: JOURNAL OF AGRICULTURAL AND FOOD CHEMISTRY. - ISSN 0021-8561. - (2020). [10.1021/acs.jafc.0c00130]
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