Antitumor killer lymphocytes in the peripheral blood of a patient with transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder.

@article{Kim1998AntitumorKL,
  title={Antitumor killer lymphocytes in the peripheral blood of a patient with transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder.},
  author={Chul Jang Kim and Takeshi Yuasa and Ryoji Kushima and Tadao Tomoyoshi and Akira Seto},
  journal={International journal of urology : official journal of the Japanese Urological Association},
  year={1998},
  volume={5 3},
  pages={230-6}
}
BACKGROUND Peripheral blood lymphocytes (PBL) from patients with bladder cancer also contain cells possessing cytotoxic activity against autologous tumor cells. These cells are phenotypically heterogenous and include natural killer (NK) and cytotoxic T cells. This study investigated the role of cytotoxic lymphocytes directed against autologous bladder… CONTINUE READING