[Partial response of lung metastases from a renal cancer treated with endogenous tumor necrosis factor].

@article{Kato1987PartialRO,
  title={[Partial response of lung metastases from a renal cancer treated with endogenous tumor necrosis factor].},
  author={Mariko I Kato and Daisuke Ishiwata and R Kakehi and Nagahisa Oshima and Gianfrnaco Soma and Den'ichi Mizuno},
  journal={Gan to kagaku ryoho. Cancer & chemotherapy},
  year={1987},
  volume={14 7},
  pages={2378-80}
}
The strong tumor-selective cytocidal action of tumor necrosis factor (TNF) has been observed in vitro and in vivo. Sato et al. have reported that it was possible to induce a primed state of TNF triggering by injection of purified protein derivative (PPD) even a long time after BCG sensitization, suggesting that this treatment could be applied to human… CONTINUE READING