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Table 2 Bacteriocins in colorectal cancer therapy

From: Colorectal cancer treatment using bacteria: focus on molecular mechanisms

Bacteriocin Producer microorganism Molecular weight (kda) Affected Cell lines Reference
Nicin Lactococcus lactis 3.5 Caco-2, HT-29, LS-180, SW48 [41]
Colicin Enterobacteriaceae
(e.g. E. coli)
4.1 HT-29 [36]
Microcin E492 Klebsiella pneumoniae 7.8 CRC cells, HT-29, SW620 [32]
Pediocin Pediococcus acidilactici K2a2–3 6 HT-29, DLD-1 [40]