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Luffin from Luffa aegyptiaca

~15% protein basis (Lowry)

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assay   ~15% protein basis (Lowry)
mol wt   Mr ~26000
storage temp.   2-8°C

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Ribosome-inactivating protein

Biochem/physiol Actions

Luffin incorporated into liposomes inhibits protein synthesis and cell growth and leads to apoptotic cell death in cultured human melanoma cells. The strongest effect is seen with lecithin/cholesterol liposomes.

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