Investigation of the metabolic biotransformation of substance P in liver microsomes by liquid chromatography quadrupole ion trap mass spectrometry

Abstract : Substance P (SP) belongs to the tachykinin family and plays an essential role in pain transmission and in neurogenic inflammation. It can be detected in the central and peripheral nervous systems. The objectives of this study were to establish SP metabolic stability in liver microsomes in three species (rat, mouse and human), and identify and characterize SP metabolites by LC-MS/MS. Endogenous peptide metabolism is not well documented and this is particularly true for neuropeptides participating in neurogenic inflammation. In vitro, T1/2 results in pooled liver microsomes were 9.2, 5.6 and 18.6 min for rat, mouse and human liver microsomes, respectively. Five major SP metabolites were identified and quantified, including C-terminal SP fragments SP311, SP511, SP611, SP811 as well as N-terminal fragment SP17. The results suggest significant differences between species in SP metabolite concentrations. Consequently, the metabolic profile of each species is distinctive and may have a significant impact on biomolecular mechanisms involved in specific pathophysiological changes.
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Floriane Pailleux, Jérôme Lemoine, Francis Beaudry. Investigation of the metabolic biotransformation of substance P in liver microsomes by liquid chromatography quadrupole ion trap mass spectrometry. Biomedical Chromatography, Wiley, 2013, 27 (1), pp.39-47. ⟨10.1002/bmc.274⟩. ⟨hal-00875709⟩

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