- Increased mutations of CD72 transcript in B-lymphocytes from adolescent patients with systemic lupus erythematosusUtako Kaneko
Division of Pediatrics, Department of Homeostatic Regulation and Development, Niigata Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata City, Japan
Pediatr Allergy Immunol 17:565-71. 2006..These results indicate that increased nucleotide mutation of CD72 mRNA accounts for the decreased expression level of CD72 in B cells, and it might be related to hyperactivity of B cells in patients with SLE...
- Decreased DAP12 expression in natural killer lymphocytes from patients with systemic lupus erythematosus is associated with increased transcript mutationsShin Ichi Toyabe
Division of Pediatrics, Department of Homeostatic Regulation and Development, Niigata Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, 1 757 Asahimachi dori, Niigata City 951 8510, Japan
J Autoimmun 23:371-8. 2004..These results suggest that abnormal expression of DAP12 molecules in NK cells may account for the impairment of NK cell function in patients with SLE...
- Effect of charcoal hemoperfusion for removal of plasma methotrexate in a patient with acute renal failureTae Nemoto
Department of Homeostatic Regulation and Development, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Japan
Pediatr Hematol Oncol 26:520-5. 2009..No rebound increase in MTX levels was observed. The patient received further therapy with other cancer drugs and has been well for 3.5 years...