Ippei Sakamaki

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Monosodium urate (MSU) crystals have been reported to evoke specific cell immunity and to work as an adjuvant in a mouse model. The crystals also have another unique characteristic to bind with positively charged proteins, which could help to deliver some antigens into human dendritic cells (DC). We focused on the application of MSU crystals as not only an(More)
Monosodium urate (MSU) crystals are known to induce gouty arthritis, but also evoke specific cell immunity and work as an adjuvant by delivering several kinds of binding proteins, including idiotypic cancer vaccine peptides into dendritic cells. To investigate the potency of MSU crystals as a cancer vaccine carrier in vivo, this preclinical study examined(More)
Standardized treatments for indolent B cell lymphoma primarily consisting of follicular lymphoma (FL) and for mantle cell lymphoma (MCL) have yet to be established. Here the Hokuriku Hematology Oncology Study Group conducted a multicenter prospective study to investigate the efficacy and safety of a combination regimen of rituximab, cladribine,(More)
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