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Tumor eradication after cyclophosphamide depends on concurrent depletion of regulatory T cells: a role for cycling TNFR2-expressing effector-suppressor T cells in limiting effective chemotherapy

Cancer Immunology, Immunotherapy. 2009 Aug;58(8):1219-28. Epub 2008 Dec 4. [Link] van der Most RG, Currie AJ, Mahendran S, Prosser A, Darabi A, Robinson BW, Nowak AK, Lake RA. National Centre for Asbestos Related Diseases, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia. robbertvdm@gmail.com Abstract Tumor cell death potentially engages with the immune […]

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Chemotherapy in malignant pleural mesothelioma

Revista Portuguesa de Pneumologia. 2005 Nov;11(6 Suppl 1):14-5. [Link] Barata F, Cortesao N, Marques A, Figueiredo A. Servico Pneumologia Centro Hospitalar de Coimbra. Abstract Rational and objective: During the last few years a variety of new chemotherapy agents have been used (mostly in combination) in the treatment of malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM). Combination therapy with […]

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Chemotherapy in malignant pleural mesothelioma

Revista Portuguesa de Pneumologia. 2005 Nov-Dec;11(6 Suppl 1):14-5. [Link] F B, N C, A M, A F. Servico Pneumologia Centro Hospitalar de Coimbra. Abstract Rational and objective: During the last few years a variety of new chemotherapy agents have been used (mostly in combination) in the treatment of malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM). Combination therapy with […]

Mesothelioma: treatment and survival of a patient population and review of the literature

Anticancer Research. 2005 Sep-Oct;25(5):3671-6. [Link] Stathopoulos J, Antoniou D, Stathopoulos GP, Rigatos SK, Dimitroulis J, Koutandos J, Michalopoulou P, Athanasiades A, Veslemes M. SOLCA Study Group and First Department of Medical Oncology, Errikos Dunant Hospital, Athens, Greece. dr-gps@ath.forthnet.gr Abstract Background: Our purpose was to evaluate the survival of patients with pleural and intraperitoneal malignant mesothelioma […]

The effects of thermochemotherapy using cyclophosphamide plus hyperthermia on the malignant pleural mesothelioma in vivo

Annals of Anatomy. 2005 Jul;187(3):215-23. [Link] Riehemann K, Schmitt O, Ehlers EM. Institut fur Anatomie, Universitat zu Lubeck, Ratzeburger Allee 160, 23538, Lubeck, Germany. riehemannk@web.de Abstract The human malignant pleural mesothelioma is related to the use of asbestos in the majority of cases. Though the use of asbestos has been prohibited since the 1990s, the […]