Takafumi Ueda

Summary

Affiliation: Osaka National Hospital
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. pmc Phase I and pharmacokinetic study of trabectedin, a DNA minor groove binder, administered as a 24-h continuous infusion in Japanese patients with soft tissue sarcoma
    Takafumi Ueda
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Osaka National Hospital, 2 1 14 Hoenzaka, Chuo Ku, Osaka, 540 0006, Japan
    Invest New Drugs 32:691-9. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Prognostic implication of SYT-SSX fusion type in synovial sarcoma: a multi-institutional retrospective analysis in Japan
    Satoshi Takenaka
    Department of Orthopaedics, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Suita, Japan
    Oncol Rep 19:467-76. 2008
  3. pmc Constrained total hip megaprosthesis for primary periacetabular tumors
    Takafumi Ueda
    Osaka University Orthopaedic Oncology Group, Osaka, Japan
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 471:741-9. 2013
  4. doi request reprint (18)F-FDG PET analysis of schwannoma: increase of SUVmax in the delayed scan is correlated with elevated VEGF/VPF expression in the tumors
    Kenichiro Hamada
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Osaka Medical Center for Cancer and Cardiovascular Diseases, Osaka, Japan
    Skeletal Radiol 38:261-6. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Functional analysis of cases of tumor endoprostheses with deep infection around the knee: a multi institutional study by the Japanese Musculoskeletal Oncology Group (JMOG)
    Takeshi Morii
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kyorin University, 6 20 2 Shinkawa, Mitaka, Tokyo 161 8611, Japan
    J Orthop Sci 18:605-12. 2013
  6. doi request reprint 18F-FDG-PET of musculoskeletal tumors: a correlation with the expression of glucose transporter 1 and hexokinase II
    Kenichiro Hamada
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Osaka Medical Center for Cancer and Cardiovascular Diseases, Osaka, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 22:699-705. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Neoadjuvant and adjuvant chemotherapy with high-dose ifosfamide, doxorubicin, cisplatin and high-dose methotrexate in non-metastatic osteosarcoma of the extremities: a phase II trial in Japan
    Ikuo Kudawara
    Osaka National Hospital, Osaka, Japan
    J Chemother 25:41-8. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint False positive 18F-FDG PET in an ischial chondroblastoma; an analysis of glucose transporter 1 and hexokinase II expression
    Kenichiro Hamada
    Department of Nuclear Medicine and Tracer Kinetics, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 2 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka, 565 0871, Japan
    Skeletal Radiol 35:306-10. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Specificity of fusion genes in adipocytic tumors
    Takahiro Kubo
    Department of Orthopaedics, Institute of Health Biosciences, University of Tokushima Graduate School, Tokushima 770 8503, Japan
    Anticancer Res 30:661-4. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of Wilms tumor gene (WT1) mRNA expression in soft tissue sarcoma
    Tsukasa Sotobori
    Department of Orthopedics, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Yamada oka, Suita, Japan
    Cancer 106:2233-40. 2006

Detail Information

Publications51

  1. pmc Phase I and pharmacokinetic study of trabectedin, a DNA minor groove binder, administered as a 24-h continuous infusion in Japanese patients with soft tissue sarcoma
    Takafumi Ueda
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Osaka National Hospital, 2 1 14 Hoenzaka, Chuo Ku, Osaka, 540 0006, Japan
    Invest New Drugs 32:691-9. 2014
    ..Conclusions The recommended dose of trabectedin for phase II studies is 1.2 mg/m(2) in Japanese patients with STS. Trabectedin may be especially effective against translocation-related sarcomas. ..
  2. ncbi request reprint Prognostic implication of SYT-SSX fusion type in synovial sarcoma: a multi-institutional retrospective analysis in Japan
    Satoshi Takenaka
    Department of Orthopaedics, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Suita, Japan
    Oncol Rep 19:467-76. 2008
    ..In conclusion, the SYT-SSX fusion type is not a significant prognostic factor unlike tumor size, followed by histological grade for patients with localized synovial sarcoma in Japan...
  3. pmc Constrained total hip megaprosthesis for primary periacetabular tumors
    Takafumi Ueda
    Osaka University Orthopaedic Oncology Group, Osaka, Japan
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 471:741-9. 2013
    ..However, no standard procedure exists because of rarity and clinical variability of the disease. We previously developed a megaprosthetic system with a constrained total hip mechanism (C-THA)...
  4. doi request reprint (18)F-FDG PET analysis of schwannoma: increase of SUVmax in the delayed scan is correlated with elevated VEGF/VPF expression in the tumors
    Kenichiro Hamada
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Osaka Medical Center for Cancer and Cardiovascular Diseases, Osaka, Japan
    Skeletal Radiol 38:261-6. 2009
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  5. doi request reprint Functional analysis of cases of tumor endoprostheses with deep infection around the knee: a multi institutional study by the Japanese Musculoskeletal Oncology Group (JMOG)
    Takeshi Morii
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kyorin University, 6 20 2 Shinkawa, Mitaka, Tokyo 161 8611, Japan
    J Orthop Sci 18:605-12. 2013
    ....
  6. doi request reprint 18F-FDG-PET of musculoskeletal tumors: a correlation with the expression of glucose transporter 1 and hexokinase II
    Kenichiro Hamada
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Osaka Medical Center for Cancer and Cardiovascular Diseases, Osaka, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 22:699-705. 2008
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Neoadjuvant and adjuvant chemotherapy with high-dose ifosfamide, doxorubicin, cisplatin and high-dose methotrexate in non-metastatic osteosarcoma of the extremities: a phase II trial in Japan
    Ikuo Kudawara
    Osaka National Hospital, Osaka, Japan
    J Chemother 25:41-8. 2013
    ..The 5-year event-free and overall survival rates were 83 and 98%, respectively. The 10-year event-free and overall survival rates were 80 and 95%, respectively. The major form of toxicity was haematological one...
  8. ncbi request reprint False positive 18F-FDG PET in an ischial chondroblastoma; an analysis of glucose transporter 1 and hexokinase II expression
    Kenichiro Hamada
    Department of Nuclear Medicine and Tracer Kinetics, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 2 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka, 565 0871, Japan
    Skeletal Radiol 35:306-10. 2006
    ..An immunohistochemical analysis demonstrated weak expression of both Glut-1 and HK-II. These findings suggest that Glut-1 and HK-II expression are not strongly related to FDG uptake in chondroblastoma...
  9. ncbi request reprint Specificity of fusion genes in adipocytic tumors
    Takahiro Kubo
    Department of Orthopaedics, Institute of Health Biosciences, University of Tokushima Graduate School, Tokushima 770 8503, Japan
    Anticancer Res 30:661-4. 2010
    ..However, the specificity of these fusion genes has not been established in a variety of adipocytic tumors...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of Wilms tumor gene (WT1) mRNA expression in soft tissue sarcoma
    Tsukasa Sotobori
    Department of Orthopedics, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Yamada oka, Suita, Japan
    Cancer 106:2233-40. 2006
    ..The objective of the current study was to evaluate the prognostic significance of WT1 mRNA expression in patients with soft tissue sarcoma...
  11. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of delayed 18F-FDG PET in differential diagnosis for malignant soft-tissue tumors
    Kenichiro Hamada
    Department of Nuclear Medicine and Tracer Kinetics, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 2 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 20:671-5. 2006
    ..The aim of this study is to investigate the usefulness of delayed 18F-FDG PET imaging in the differentiation between malignant and benign soft-tissue tumors...
  12. ncbi request reprint Reassessment of the 1993 Osaka grading system for localized soft tissue sarcoma in Japan
    Yasuhiko Tomita
    Department of Pathology, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 2 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka, 565 0871, Japan
    Anticancer Res 26:4665-9. 2006
    ..The present study was conducted to evaluate the utility of the Osaka system under recent therapeutic regimens...
  13. ncbi request reprint Myxoid liposarcoma with adipocytic maturation: detection of TLS/CHOP fusion gene transcript
    Hirofumi Nakanishi
    Departments of Orthopedic Surgery, Osaka Medical Center for Cancer and Cardiovascular Diseases, Osaka, Japan
    Diagn Mol Pathol 13:92-6. 2004
    ..Molecular analysis revealed that type 1 TLS/ CHOP fusion gene transcript, characteristic of myxoid/round cell liposarcoma, was detected in both areas...
  14. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of limb salvage surgery for bone and soft tissue sarcomas of the distal lower leg
    Rui Niimi
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 174 Edobashi, Tsu City, Mie, Japan
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 134:1087-95. 2008
    ..The usefulness of limb salvage surgery for distal lower leg sarcoma remains controversial. We analyzed the long-term prognosis, limb function, and complications after limb salvage treatment of patients with distal lower leg sarcoma...
  15. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcome of patients with Ewing sarcoma family of tumors of bone in Japan: the Japanese Musculoskeletal Oncology Group cooperative study
    Hideto Obata
    Department of Orthopedics, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
    Cancer 109:767-75. 2007
    ..The objectives of the current study were to assess the clinical outcome and prognostic factors of patients with ESFT of bone in Japan and to compare them between Euro-American and Japanese populations...
  16. doi request reprint Eleven cases of cardiac metastases from soft-tissue sarcomas
    Satoshi Takenaka
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 2 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 41:514-8. 2011
    ..However, it is difficult to diagnose because its precise clinical features are unknown. Here, we report 11 cases of cardiac metastasis from soft-tissue sarcoma, and discuss its diagnosis and treatment...
  17. ncbi request reprint Synovial sarcoma is a stem cell malignancy
    Norifumi Naka
    Musculoskeletal Oncology Service, Osaka Medical Center for Cancer and Cardiovascular Diseases, Higashinari ku, Osaka, Japan
    Stem Cells 28:1119-31. 2010
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  18. pmc Validation of radiographic response evaluation criteria of preoperative chemotherapy for bone and soft tissue sarcomas: Japanese Orthopaedic Association Committee on Musculoskeletal Tumors Cooperative Study
    Takafumi Ueda
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Osaka National Hospital, Kinki Block Comprehensive Cancer Center, 2 1 14 Hoenzaka, Chuo Ku, Osaka, 540 0006, Japan
    J Orthop Sci 13:304-12. 2008
    ..Its prognostic correlation, however, has hardly been validated...
  19. ncbi request reprint FDG-PET imaging for chronic expanding hematoma in pelvis with massive bone destruction
    Kenichiro Hamada
    Department of Nuclear Medicine and Tracer Kinetics, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Skeletal Radiol 34:807-11. 2005
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of CD100 expression in soft tissue sarcoma
    Eweseng Ch'ng
    Department of Pathology, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Cancer 110:164-72. 2007
    ..The expression of CD100 in soft tissue sarcoma (STS) and its correlation with clinicopathologic factors and prognostic significance were evaluated...
  21. doi request reprint Prognostic significance of phosphorylated FOXO1 expression in soft tissue sarcoma
    Binglin Zhang
    Department of Pathology, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:1925-37. 2009
    ..Expression of FOXO1 in soft tissue sarcoma (STS) and its correlation with clinicopathological factors and prognostic significance were evaluated...
  22. pmc Deep infection in tumor endoprosthesis around the knee: a multi-institutional study by the Japanese musculoskeletal oncology group
    Takeshi Morii
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kyorin University, 6 20 2, Shinkawa, Mitaka, Tokyo 181 8611, Japan
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 14:51. 2013
    ..This study aimed to analyze the characteristics of deep infection in tumor endoprostheses around the knee...
  23. ncbi request reprint Myoepithelioma of soft tissue originating from the hand: 18F-FDG PET features
    Kenichiro Hamada
    Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan 565 0871
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 186:270-1. 2006
  24. doi request reprint Use of hydroxyapatite ceramics for treatment of nonunited osseous defect after open fracture of lower limbs
    Takanobu Nakase
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hoshigaokakouseinenkin Hospital, Hirakata City, Osaka, Japan
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 129:1539-47. 2009
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  25. doi request reprint Osteosarcoma in the elderly over 60 years: a multicenter study by the Japanese Musculoskeletal Oncology Group
    Yoshihiro Nishida
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    J Surg Oncol 100:48-54. 2009
    ..Few studies have described the characteristics and prognostic factors of osteosarcoma patients aged over 60 years...
  26. doi request reprint Clinical outcomes of the KYOCERA Physio Hinge Total Knee System Type III after the resection of a bone and soft tissue tumor of the distal part of the femur
    Akihiko Matsumine
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Mie, Japan
    J Surg Oncol 103:257-63. 2011
    ..The clinical outcomes of the PHKIII after the resection of musculoskeletal tumors of the distal femur were evaluated...
  27. ncbi request reprint Distraction osteogenesis for correction of three-dimensional deformities with shortening of lower limbs by Taylor Spatial Frame
    Takanobu Nakase
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hoshigaokakouseinenkin Hospital, 4 8 1, Hohigaoka, Hirakata, 573 8511, Japan
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 129:1197-201. 2009
    ..Surgical results of correction of three-dimensional deformities with shortening of lower limbs by simple two-ring system of Taylor Spatial Frame have been reported. The deformities were caused by various kinds of skeletal disorders...
  28. ncbi request reprint Combined targeting of mTOR and c-MET signaling pathways for effective management of epithelioid sarcoma
    Yoshinori Imura
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 2 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    Mol Cancer 13:185. 2014
    ..Here we investigated the functional and therapeutic relevance of mTOR and/or c-MET signaling pathways in EpS both in vitro and in vivo...
  29. ncbi request reprint Expression of HMGA2-LPP and LPP-HMGA2 fusion genes in lipoma: identification of a novel type of LPP-HMGA2 transcript in four cases
    Takahiro Kubo
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Institute of Health Biosciences, The University of Tokushima Graduate School, Tokushima 770 8503, Japan
    Anticancer Res 29:2357-60. 2009
    ..Although the expression of HMGA2-LPP fusion gene has been reported in lipomas, the reciprocal LPP-HMGA2 fusion gene has rarely been described...
  30. ncbi request reprint Monoclonal antibody to parathyroid hormone-related protein induces differentiation and apoptosis of chondrosarcoma cells
    Takahiro Miyaji
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Osaka University Medical School, 2 2 Yamadaoka, Suita 565 0871, Japan
    Cancer Lett 199:147-55. 2003
    ..Our results suggest the possibility that anti-PTHrP MoAb may be beneficial as a new treatment for chondrosarcoma...
  31. ncbi request reprint Bone morphogenetic proteins in bone tumors
    Hideki Yoshikawa
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 2 Yamadaoka, Suita 565 0871, Japan
    J Orthop Sci 9:334-40. 2004
    ..This article reviews the accumulated information on BMPs in bone tumors, including the most recent findings, and discusses the biological and clinical significance of BMPs in bone tumors...
  32. ncbi request reprint Tailored therapeutic strategies for synovial sarcoma: receptor tyrosine kinase pathway analyses predict sensitivity to the mTOR inhibitor RAD001
    Hirohiko Yasui
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 2 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565 0871, Japan Electronic address
    Cancer Lett 347:114-22. 2014
    ..Thus, evaluating activated RTKs in clinical samples may predict sensitivity to mTOR inhibitors, raising the possibility of a tailored therapy for SS. ..
  33. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of activated AKT expression in soft-tissue sarcoma
    Yasuhiko Tomita
    Department of Pathology, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Clin Cancer Res 12:3070-7. 2006
    ..AKT is a serine/threonine kinase which is important in tumorigenesis. Several molecules involved in AKT pathway are dysregulated in various kinds of human cancers...
  34. ncbi request reprint A novel type of EWS-CHOP fusion gene in myxoid liposarcoma
    Yoshito Matsui
    Department of Orthopaedics, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 348:437-40. 2006
    ..Reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction and direct sequence showed that exon 13 of EWS was in-frame fused to exon 2 of CHOP. Genomic analysis revealed that the breaks were located in intron 13 of EWS and intron 1 of CHOP...
  35. ncbi request reprint Novel fully interconnected porous hydroxyapatite ceramic in surgical treatment of benign bone tumor
    Noriyuki Tamai
    Department of Orthopaedics, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 2 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    J Orthop Sci 15:560-8. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the clinical outcomes with the use of IP-CHA as bone substitute after curettage of benign bone tumors...
  36. ncbi request reprint Current state of extendable prostheses for the lower limb in Japan
    Yukihiro Yoshida
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Nihon University School of Medicine, Iabashi ku, Tokyo 173 8610, Japan
    Surg Oncol 17:65-71. 2008
    ..However, a long-term follow-up survey is necessary...
  37. ncbi request reprint Peripheral nerve schwannoma: two cases exhibiting increased FDG uptake in early and delayed PET imaging
    Kenichiro Hamada
    Department of Nuclear Medicine and Tracer Kintetics, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Skeletal Radiol 34:52-7. 2005
    ..Although the mechanism responsible for the increased FDG uptake in benign schwannomas remains unknown, we discuss our findings in the context of tumor cellularity and briefly review other studies on the subject...
  38. pmc Clinical outcomes of Kyocera Modular Limb Salvage system after resection of bone sarcoma of the distal part of the femur: the Japanese Musculoskeletal Oncology Group study
    Tomoki Nakamura
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Tsu, Japan
    Int Orthop 38:825-30. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study is to evaluate the clinical outcomes of treatment using this system following tumour resection of primary bone sarcoma of the distal femur...
  39. ncbi request reprint The levels of somatostatin receptors in causative tumors of oncogenic osteomalacia are insufficient for their agonist to normalize serum phosphate levels
    Akira Ishii
    Department of Metabolism, Endocrinology and Molecular Medicine, Osaka City University Graduate School of Medicine, 1 4 3 Asahi machi, Abeno Ku, Osaka, Japan
    Calcif Tissue Int 86:455-62. 2010
    ..Further studies are needed to clarify the mechanisms by which FGF-23 secretion from OOM tumors is suppressed by octreotide acetate...
  40. ncbi request reprint Isolation and cellular properties of mesenchymal cells derived from the decidua of human term placenta
    Daisuke Kanematsu
    Department of Regenerative Medicine, Institute for Clinical Research, Osaka National Hospital, National Hospital Organization, 2 1 14 Hoenzaka, Chuo Ku, Osaka 540 0006, Japan
    Differentiation 82:77-88. 2011
    ..Thus, the unique properties of DMCs give them several advantages for clinical use, making them an interesting and attractive alternative to MSCs for regenerative medicine...
  41. ncbi request reprint Salvage surgery for persistent femoral nonunion after total knee arthroplasty using a megaprosthesis
    Ryutaro Fujii
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 2 Yamada oka, Suita, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    J Orthop Sci 11:401-4. 2006
  42. ncbi request reprint Clinical implications of serum C-reactive protein levels in malignant fibrous histiocytoma
    Hirofumi Nakanishi
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Osaka Medical Center for Cancer and Cardiovascular Diseases, Osaka, Japan
    Int J Cancer 99:167-70. 2002
    ..02, p < 0.05, respectively). Patients with MFH frequently present with an inflammatory PNS, such as elevated serum CRP level, which can be a useful marker of disease activity and a valuable prognostic indicator...
  43. ncbi request reprint Long-term follow-up after limb salvage in skeletally immature children with a primary malignant tumor of the distal end of the femur
    Hiroyuki Futani
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hyogo College of Medicine, 1 1 Mukogawa Nishinomiya, Hyogo 663 8501, Japan
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:595-603. 2006
    ..Our aim was to evaluate the long-term clinical outcome of limb salvage in patients with a sarcoma of the distal end of the femur who were eleven years old or less, focusing on limb-length discrepancy and complications...
  44. pmc Factors that influence functional outcome after total or subtotal scapulectomy: Japanese Musculoskeletal Oncology Group (JMOG) study
    Katsuhiro Hayashi
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Nagoya City University Medical School, Nagoya, Japan
    PLoS ONE 9:e100119. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate factors that influence functional outcomes after scapulectomy in a multicenter study...
  45. ncbi request reprint Ossifying fibroma vs fibrous dysplasia of the jaw: molecular and immunological characterization
    Satoru Toyosawa
    Department of Oral Pathology, Osaka University Graduate School of Dentistry, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Mod Pathol 20:389-96. 2007
    ..Furthermore, PCR analysis with PNA for GNAS mutations at the Arg(201) codon is a useful method to differentiate between fibrous dysplasia and ossifying fibroma...
  46. ncbi request reprint Inhibition of murine osteosarcoma cell proliferation by glucocorticoid
    Takashi Yamamoto
    Department of Clinical Laboratory, Osaka Medical Center for Cancer and Cardiovascular Diseases, Higashinari, Osaka, 537 0025, Japan
    Anticancer Res 22:4151-6. 2002
    ..These data demonstrate that GC inhibits the proliferation of Dunn OS cells via GR, for which one possible mechanism in vitro is induction of apoptosis...
  47. ncbi request reprint Overexpression of the Wilms' tumor gene WT1 in human bone and soft-tissue sarcomas
    Takafumi Ueda
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Suita, Osaka
    Cancer Sci 94:271-6. 2003
    ....
  48. doi request reprint Poorly differentiated neuroendocrine carcinoma of the seminal vesicle
    Yutaka Yasunaga
    Department of Urology, National Hospital Organization Osaka National Hospital, Osaka, Japan
    Int J Urol 19:370-2. 2012
    ..The previously biopsied bone tumor was finally diagnosed as a metastasis. A systemic chemotherapy using etoposide and cisplatin failed. The patient died of cancer one-and-a-half years later...
  49. ncbi request reprint Unusual skeletal metastases from myxoid liposarcoma only detectable by MR imaging
    Takahiro Ishii
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 2 Yamada oka, Suita, 565 0871 Osaka, Japan
    Eur Radiol 13:L185-91. 2003
    ..Our aim is to document two more patients exhibiting the unusual radiological features of skeletal metastases from myxoid liposarcoma to improve their early detection and management...
  50. ncbi request reprint High frequencies of less differentiated and more proliferative WT1-specific CD8+ T cells in bone marrow in tumor-bearing patients: an important role of bone marrow as a secondary lymphoid organ
    Ayako Murao
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
    Cancer Sci 101:848-54. 2010
    ..These results should provide us with an insight into WT1-specific immune response in tumor-bearing patients and give us an idea of enhancement of clinical response in WT1 protein-targeted immunotherapy...
  51. ncbi request reprint Expression of dentin matrix protein 1 in tumors causing oncogenic osteomalacia
    Satoru Toyosawa
    Department of Oral Pathology, Osaka University Graduate School of Dentistry, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Mod Pathol 17:573-8. 2004
    ..Paranuclear DMP1 staining in the tumor cells was also observed. These findings indicate that DMP1 immunohistochemistry is a useful tool for identifying PMTs...