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  • Shunsuke Mori, Kaoru Murakami-Mori, Benjamin Bonavida
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Biochemical and biophysical research…
  • 1999 (First Publication: 1 April 1999)
  • Prostate carcinoma cells express high levels of interleukin-6 (IL-6) and IL-6 receptor. In this study, we examined the effect of IL-6 on LNCaP human prostate carcinoma cells. IL-6 induces G1 growthContinue Reading
  • Shunsuke Mori, Anahid Jewett, Marta Cavalcanti, Kaoru Murakami-Mori, S Nakamura, Benjamin Bonavida
  • Biology, Medicine
  • International journal of oncology
  • 1998 (First Publication: 1 May 1998)
  • Natural killer (NK) cells are important in host-defense mechanisms against infection and cancer and also participate in regulation of the immune response. The functions of NK cells as well as theirContinue Reading
  • Shunsuke Mori, Anahid Jewett, Kaoru Murakami-Mori, Marta Cavalcanti, Benjamin Bonavida
  • Medicine, Biology
  • Cancer Immunology, Immunotherapy
  • 1997 (First Publication: 22 July 1997)
  • Abstract Cytotoxic T lymphocytes and natural killer (NK) cells kill target cells by two main mechanisms, namely, the perforin/granzymes and the Fas ligand (Fas-L) pathways. The preferentialContinue Reading
  • Kaoru Murakami-Mori, Seiichi Mori, Benjamin Bonavida, S Nakamura
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Journal of immunology
  • 1999 (First Publication: 15 March 1999)
  • TNF-alpha is a key pathogenic mediator of infectious and inflammatory diseases. HIV infection stimulates and dysregulates the immune system, leading to abnormal production of TNF-alpha. Despite itsContinue Reading
  • S Nakamura, Kaoru Murakami-Mori, Navin Rao, Herbert A. Weich, B Rajeev
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Journal of immunology
  • 1997 (First Publication: 15 May 1997)
  • Angiogenesis is one of the most important features of AIDS-associated Kaposi's sarcoma (AIDS-KS). Our studies suggested that spindle-shaped AIDS-KS cells from various AIDS-KS lesions play importantContinue Reading
  • Kaoru Murakami-Mori, T Taga, Tadamitsu Kishimoto, S Nakamura
  • Biology, Medicine
  • International immunology
  • 1996
  • Kaposi's sarcoma (KS) is most frequently associated with HIV-infected individuals (AIDS-KS). While AIDS-KS-derived spindle cells (AIDS-KS cells) contribute to the development of KS lesions, growthContinue Reading
  • Kaoru Murakami-Mori, Seijiro Mori, Tetsuya Taga, Tadamitsu Kishimoto, S Nakamura
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Journal of immunology
  • 1997 (First Publication: 1 June 1997)
  • The soluble IL-6R (slL-6R alpha)/IL-6 complex and oncostatin M (OM), which exert biologic activities through the signal-transducing protein gp130, are potent growth factors for AIDS-associatedContinue Reading