Masayoshi Masuko

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The expression of coxsackievirus and adenovirus receptor (CAR) was dominant in the brains and hearts of mice until the newborn phase. There is no detailed information concerning the relation between the expression of CAR and development of hearts. It is also uncertain whether CAR is able to be induced in adult hearts after cardiac injury. We demonstrated(More)
BACKGROUND Many diseases associated with bone marrow transplantation (BMT) are caused by transplanted hematopoietic cells, and the onset of these diseases occurs after homing of donor cells in the initial phase after BMT. Noninvasive observation of donor cell homing shortly after transplantation is potentially valuable for improving therapeutic outcomes of(More)
Although tyrosine kinase inhibitors is effective for dramatically reducing CML cells, it might be difficult to eradicate completely the CML stem cells. We aimed to clarify the safety and effects of WT1 peptide vaccination in combination with imatinib therapy for a CML patient. A 51 year-old male with CML in CP, who showed a resistance against imatinib(More)
UNLABELLED Prognosis for adult patients with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) has been reported to be approximately 35% to 50%, even after allogeneic stem cell transplantation (allo-SCT). We previously reported retrospective analyses of a conditioning regimen of medium-dose etoposide, cyclophosphamide (CY), and total body irradiation (TBI) before allo-SCT(More)
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