Antilung cancer effect of WT1-specific cytotoxic T lymphocytes.

We and other groups have recently reported that CTLs that specifically recognize a peptide derived from WT1 lyse leukemia cells in a HLA class I-restricted manner. Because WT1 is expressed in various solid tumors as well as in leukemic cells, we investigated whether WT1-specific CTLs can also inhibit the growth of lung cancer by examining their cytotoxic… (More)