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A novel angiotensin I-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitory peptide from a marine Chlorella ellipsoidea and its antihypertensive effect in spontaneously hypertensive rats
Abstract Marine Chlorella ellipsoidea protein was hydrolyzed using Protamex, Kojizyme, Neutrase, Flavourzyme, Alcalase, trypsin, α-chymotrypsin, pepsin and papain. Alcalase-proteolytic hydrolysateExpand
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Dieckol isolated from brown seaweed Ecklonia cava attenuates type ІІ diabetes in db/db mouse model.
In the present study, the attenuation of type ІІ diabetes by dieckol, a phlorotannin derivative isolated from brown seaweed, Ecklonia cava was investigated in C57BL/KsJ-db/db, a type ІІ diabetesExpand
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A fucoidan fraction purified from Chnoospora minima; a potential inhibitor of LPS-induced inflammatory responses.
Fucoidans are an interesting group of bioactive sulfated polysaccharides abundant in brown seaweeds. The current study highlights the enrichment and extraction of fucoidan from Chnoospora minima byExpand
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Protective effect of marine brown algal polyphenols against oxidative stressed zebrafish with high glucose
The zebrafish (Danio rerio) is one of the most widely used vertebrate models in research studies in molecular genetics, development biology, drug discovery and human disease. This study has confirmedExpand
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Protective effect of fucoidan against AAPH-induced oxidative stress in zebrafish model.
Fucoidan, extracted from Ecklonia cava, has been extensively studied because of its wide biological activities. However, antioxidative activities have not been yet examined. Therefore we evaluated inExpand
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Popular edible seaweed, Gelidium amansii prevents against diet-induced obesity.
The popular edible seaweed, Gelidium amansii is broadly used as food worldwide. To determine whether G. amansii extract (GAE) has protective effects on obesity, mice fed a high-fat diet (HFD) treatedExpand
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Anti-obesity effects of seaweeds of Jeju Island on the differentiation of 3T3-L1 preadipocytes and obese mice fed a high-fat diet.
The seaweeds were collected from the coast of Jeju Island, South Korea. We investigated ethanol extracts from seaweed as potential antiobesity agents by testing their effect on adipogenicExpand
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A sulfated polysaccharide of Ecklonia cava inhibits the growth of colon cancer cells by inducing apoptosis
We investigated anticancer effects of the crude polysaccharides (CPs) isolated from Ecklonia cava enzymatic extracts using AMG, Viscozyme, Protamex, and Alcalase enzyme against a colon cancer cellExpand
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Radioprotective effects of a polysaccharide purified from Lactobacillus plantarum-fermented Ishige okamurae against oxidative stress caused by gamma ray-irradiation in zebrafish in vivo model
Abstract In this study, the effects of a polysaccharide purified from the Celluclast extract of Lactobacillus plantarum -fermented Ishige okamurae (CPFI) against gamma ray-irradiation-inducedExpand
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A prebiotic effect of Ecklonia cava on the growth and mortality of olive flounder infected with pathogenic bacteria.
Olive flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus), also known as the Japanese flounder in Japan, is one of the most important commercial marine finfish species cultured in Korea and Japan. The purpose of thisExpand
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