Effect of Mycelia Extracts of Mushroom-Cultured Ginseng By-product on Proliferation in Cancer Cell Lines

인삼박으로 배양된 버섯 균사체 추출물이 암세포 증식에 미치는 영향

  • Park, Eun-Mi (Efficacy and Safety Research Center for Traditional Oriental Medicine, Daegu Hanny University, Kyongbuk Technopark) ;
  • Kim, Soo-Jung (Efficacy and Safety Research Center for Traditional Oriental Medicine, Daegu Hanny University, Kyongbuk Technopark) ;
  • Ye, Eun-Ju (Efficacy and Safety Research Center for Traditional Oriental Medicine, Daegu Hanny University, Kyongbuk Technopark) ;
  • Bae, Man-Jong (Dept. of Oriental Medicine Biofood Science, Daegu Haany University) ;
  • Jo, Kyeong-Cheol (Korea Bio Ginseng)
  • 박은미 ((재)경북테크노파크 대구한의대학교 한방생명자원특화센터 효능검증원) ;
  • 김수정 ((재)경북테크노파크 대구한의대학교 한방생명자원특화센터 효능검증원) ;
  • 예은주 ((재)경북테크노파크 대구한의대학교 한방생명자원특화센터 효능검증원) ;
  • 배만종 (대구한의대학교 한방바이오식품과학과) ;
  • 조경철 (풍기우경인삼)
  • Published : 2005.03.01


This study was conducted to investigate the effect of mycelia extracts of mushroom-cultured ginseng by-product on electron donating ability and proliferation of hepatic cancer cell (Hep3B) lines and sarcoma 180(S-180). The ginseng by-product was obtained from ginseng residues generated in processing of ginseng water extract. Mushroom strains used for preparation of mushroom mycelia cultured with ginseng residue were Phellinus linteus, Ganoderma lucidum, Coriolus versicolor and Lentinus edodes. The electron donating abilities of the test samples were increased in a dose-dependent manner in the range of 500ppm to 10,000ppm, and Coriolus versicolor extract showed the most potent activity among four mycelia extracts. In an anti-cancer test using Hep3B cells, ethanol extract showed higher antiproliferating effect than water extract. Ethanol extract of Lentinus edodes showed growth-inhibitory effect of 99.1% at 5,000ppm. All of mycelia extracts of mushroom showed the tumor suppressive effect in mice injected with S-180 cells. The growth­inhibitoy rates against tumor cells were 59% for Phellinus linteus, 61% for Ganoderma lucidum, 65% for Coriolus versicolor, 56% for Lentinus edodes. In conclusion, these results suggest that mycelia extracts of mushroom cultured with ginseng by-product have an antiproliferating effect against Hep3B cell and S-180 tumor cells.


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