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Phase I study of autologous tumor vaccines transduced with the GM-CSF gene in four patients with stage IV renal cell cancer in Japan: clinical and immunological findings.
  • K. Tani, M. Azuma, +34 authors S. Asano
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Molecular therapy : the journal of the American…
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We produced lethally irradiated retrovirally GM-CSF-transduced autologous renal tumor cell vaccines (GVAX) from six Japanese patients with stage IV renal cell cancer (RCC). Four patients receivedExpand
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Partial tetrasomy 9(9pter to 9q2101) due to an extra iso-dicentric chromosome.
A 3-year-old boy with partial No. 9 tetrasomy is described. The patient showed markedly retarded physical and mental development as well as multiple congenital anomalies. Routine chromosome analysisExpand
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Revision of Fossil Rhinoceroses from the Miocene Mizunami Group, Japan
Abstract. A reinvestigation of Chilotherium from the Mizunami Group revealed that they do not belong to the genus and comprise two species, Brachypotherium? pugnator and Plesiaceratherium sp. It wasExpand
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Progress reports on immune gene therapy for stage IV renal cell cancer using lethally irradiated granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor-transduced autologous renal cancer cells
Abstract There is no effective treatment for patients with stage IV renal cell cancer (RCC), although the introduction of new therapy is imminent. Cancer gene therapy is currently considered to beExpand
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Increased frequencies of sister chromatid exchanges in lymphocytes of patients on busulfan therapy.
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Diagnostic Ability of Fluid-Attenuated Inversion Recovery MR Imaging to Detect Remnant or Recurrent Meningiomas after Resection
It has been suggested that a difference in signal intensity (SI) between the resection cavity and normal cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) on fluid-attenuated inversion recovery (FLAIR) magnetic resonanceExpand
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[Solitary Bladder Metastasis of Chromophobe Renal Cell Carcinoma: Report of a Case].
Bladder metastasis of renal cell carcinoma (RCC) is relatively rare, and only 43 cases have been reported in the Japanese literature. In most cases, the histology of the primary site was clear cellExpand
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Successful re-administration of imatinib without recurrence of tumor lysis syndrome in a patient with peritoneal gastrointestinal stromal tumor.
A 69-year-old man with disseminated peritoneal gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST) developed tumor lysis syndrome (TLS) during imatinib therapy. Although the TLS improved after imatinib therapy wasExpand
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