Song Cheol Kim

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Affiliation: University of Ulsan
Country: Korea

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Short-term clinical outcomes for 100 consecutive cases of laparoscopic pylorus-preserving pancreatoduodenectomy: improvement with surgical experience
    Song C Kim
    Department of Surgery, University of Ulsan College of Medicine and Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Surg Endosc 27:95-103. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Pancreatic cancer surgery: the state of the art
    Song Cheol Kim
    Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 86 Asan Byeongwongil, Songpagu, Seoul, 138 736, Korea
    Curr Drug Targets 13:764-71. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Adipose tissue derived stem cells for regeneration and differentiation into insulin-producing cells
    Song Cheol Kim
    Department of Surgery, University of Ulsan College of Medicine and Asan Medical Center, 388 1 Pungnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736 Korea
    Curr Stem Cell Res Ther 5:190-4. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint [Surgical management of pancreatic cancer]
    Song Cheol Kim
    Department of Surgery, Ulsan University College of Medicine and Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Gastroenterol 51:89-100. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Comparative analysis of clinical outcomes for laparoscopic distal pancreatic resection and open distal pancreatic resection at a single institution
    Song C Kim
    Department of Surgery, Ulsan University College of Medicine and Asan Medical Center, 388 1 Pungnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    Surg Endosc 22:2261-8. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Study for improvement of early implantation and long-term graft survival in pancreatic islet cell transplantation by induction of angiogenesis with gene transfection of vascular endothelial growth factor
    S C Kim
    Department of Surgery, Ulsan University College of Medicine and Asan Medical Center, Seoul, South Korea
    Transplant Proc 35:486-7. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Comparative study on biologic and immunologic characteristics of the pancreas islet cell between 24 degrees C and 37 degrees C culture in the rat
    S C Kim
    Department of Surgery, Ulsan University College of Medicine and Asan Medical Center, 388 1 Poongnab dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    Transplant Proc 37:3472-5. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Analysis on donor and isolation-related factors of successful isolation of human islet of Langerhans from human cadaveric donors
    S C Kim
    Department of Surgery, Ulsan University College of Medicine and Asan Medical Center, 388 1 Poongnab dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    Transplant Proc 37:3402-3. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Experimental islet isolation in porcine pancreas with new enzyme Liberase PI
    S C Kim
    Department of Surgery, Ulsan University College of Medicine and Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Transplant Proc 36:2197-9. 2004
  10. doi request reprint Impact of immunosuppressants on the therapeutic efficacy of in vitro-expanded CD4+CD25+Foxp3+ regulatory T cells in allotransplantation
    Dong Gyun Lim
    Department of Surgery, Ulsan University College of Medicine and Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Transplantation 89:928-36. 2010

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  1. doi request reprint Short-term clinical outcomes for 100 consecutive cases of laparoscopic pylorus-preserving pancreatoduodenectomy: improvement with surgical experience
    Song C Kim
    Department of Surgery, University of Ulsan College of Medicine and Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Surg Endosc 27:95-103. 2013
    ..Few reports describe the use of laparoscopic pylorus-preserving pancreaticoduodenectomy (LPPPD) in centers with experience using this technique. In addition, the clinical outcomes of this procedure remain undetermined...
  2. ncbi request reprint Pancreatic cancer surgery: the state of the art
    Song Cheol Kim
    Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 86 Asan Byeongwongil, Songpagu, Seoul, 138 736, Korea
    Curr Drug Targets 13:764-71. 2012
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  3. ncbi request reprint Adipose tissue derived stem cells for regeneration and differentiation into insulin-producing cells
    Song Cheol Kim
    Department of Surgery, University of Ulsan College of Medicine and Asan Medical Center, 388 1 Pungnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736 Korea
    Curr Stem Cell Res Ther 5:190-4. 2010
    ..Human adipose tissue-derived stem cells (hADSCs) may thus provide an alternative stem cell source, replacing BM-MSCs or embryonic stem cells (ESCs) for future clinical use in diabetes mellitus treatment...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Surgical management of pancreatic cancer]
    Song Cheol Kim
    Department of Surgery, Ulsan University College of Medicine and Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Gastroenterol 51:89-100. 2008
    ..However, early diagnosis and treatment remain as key factors for the cure of pancreatic cancer irrespective of various surgical trials...
  5. doi request reprint Comparative analysis of clinical outcomes for laparoscopic distal pancreatic resection and open distal pancreatic resection at a single institution
    Song C Kim
    Department of Surgery, Ulsan University College of Medicine and Asan Medical Center, 388 1 Pungnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    Surg Endosc 22:2261-8. 2008
    ..This study aimed to compare clinical outcomes for LDPR and ODPR performed at a single institution...
  6. ncbi request reprint Study for improvement of early implantation and long-term graft survival in pancreatic islet cell transplantation by induction of angiogenesis with gene transfection of vascular endothelial growth factor
    S C Kim
    Department of Surgery, Ulsan University College of Medicine and Asan Medical Center, Seoul, South Korea
    Transplant Proc 35:486-7. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Comparative study on biologic and immunologic characteristics of the pancreas islet cell between 24 degrees C and 37 degrees C culture in the rat
    S C Kim
    Department of Surgery, Ulsan University College of Medicine and Asan Medical Center, 388 1 Poongnab dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    Transplant Proc 37:3472-5. 2005
    ..This study demonstrated that cell recovery and function are increased in islets cultured at 24 degrees C than those at 37 degrees C with decreased antigenicity and proinflammatory cytokine expression...
  8. ncbi request reprint Analysis on donor and isolation-related factors of successful isolation of human islet of Langerhans from human cadaveric donors
    S C Kim
    Department of Surgery, Ulsan University College of Medicine and Asan Medical Center, 388 1 Poongnab dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    Transplant Proc 37:3402-3. 2005
    ..Enough experience and pertinent review of donor and isolation factors can make islet isolation consistent, supporting clinical islet transplantation without unnecessary cost...
  9. ncbi request reprint Experimental islet isolation in porcine pancreas with new enzyme Liberase PI
    S C Kim
    Department of Surgery, Ulsan University College of Medicine and Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Transplant Proc 36:2197-9. 2004
    ..However, overdigestion of islets during the isolation remains to be overcome. Advance in porcine islet isolation technique will in the future make the porcine islet xenotransplantation a reality for the cure of diabetes mellitus...
  10. doi request reprint Impact of immunosuppressants on the therapeutic efficacy of in vitro-expanded CD4+CD25+Foxp3+ regulatory T cells in allotransplantation
    Dong Gyun Lim
    Department of Surgery, Ulsan University College of Medicine and Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Transplantation 89:928-36. 2010
    ..Thus, it is important to know the effect of immunosuppressive agents on Treg cell therapy...
  11. pmc The synergistic effect of Tautomycetin on Cyclosporine A-mediated immunosuppression in a rodent islet allograft model
    Yu Mee Wee
    Department of Surgery, Ulsan University College of Medicine and Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Mol Med 16:298-306. 2010
    ..We suggest that CsA and TMC act synergistically to reduce the function of T-effector cells and enhance regulatory cell function in this islet allotransplantation model...
  12. ncbi request reprint Viral IL-10 gene transfer prolongs rat islet allograft survival
    Yang Hee Kim
    Department of Surgery, University of Ulsan College of Medicine and Asan Medical Center, Seoul, 138 736, Korea
    Cell Transplant 17:609-18. 2008
    ..The synergistic effect of this combination therapy is potentially correlated with the induction of inhibitory cytokine secretion and downregulation of proinflammatory cytokine secretion from host cells...
  13. pmc Interleukin (IL)-10 induced by CD11b(+) cells and IL-10-activated regulatory T cells play a role in immune modulation of mesenchymal stem cells in rat islet allografts
    Yang Hee Kim
    Department of Surgery, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, and Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Mol Med 17:697-708. 2011
    ..In conclusion, the combined use of autologous MSCs and low-dose CsA exerted a synergistic immunosuppressive effect in an islet allograft model, suggesting a role for autologous MSCs as an immune modulator...
  14. doi request reprint Surgical outcomes of pancreatic arteriovenous malformation in a single center and review of literature
    Ki Byung Song
    Department of Surgery, Ulsan University College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, South Korea
    Pancreas 41:388-96. 2012
    ..Pancreatic arteriovenous malformation (P-AVM) is an extremely rare condition that can be accompanied by fatal complications. We have attempted to identify the possible management guidelines based on our and others' clinical experience...
  15. doi request reprint Single-center experience of laparoscopic left pancreatic resection in 359 consecutive patients: changing the surgical paradigm of left pancreatic resection
    Ki Byung Song
    Department of Surgery, Ulsan University College of Medicine and Asan Medical Center, Songpa Ku, Seoul, South Korea
    Surg Endosc 25:3364-72. 2011
    ..We analyzed the clinical characteristics of the largest series of patients to date who underwent LDP at a single center, as well as their outcomes, to reassess the surgical paradigm for left pancreatic resection...
  16. doi request reprint Bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stromal cells support rat pancreatic islet survival and insulin secretory function in vitro
    Eun Jung Jung
    Asan Institute for Life Science, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Cytotherapy 13:19-29. 2011
    ..We examined the cytoprotective effect of BM MSC on co-cultured, isolated pancreatic islets...
  17. doi request reprint An effective immune-monitoring protocol based on gene expression profiles in the peripheral T-cell fraction reactive to graft antigens
    Dong Gyun Lim
    Department of Surgery, University of Ulsan College of Medicine and Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Transplantation 94:802-8. 2012
    ..Here, we sought to develop an efficient monitoring protocol based on gene expression profiles of recipient T cells in murine skin and islet allograft models...
  18. doi request reprint Prospective efficacy and safety study of neoadjuvant gemcitabine with capecitabine combination chemotherapy for borderline-resectable or unresectable locally advanced pancreatic adenocarcinoma
    Jae Lyun Lee
    Department of Oncology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Surgery 152:851-62. 2012
    ..To determine the safety and efficacy of neoadjuvant gemcitabine/capecitabine followed by surgery for the treatment of locally advanced pancreatic adenocarcinoma (LAPC)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Effect of immunosuppressants on the expansion and function of naturally occurring regulatory T cells
    Dong Gyun Lim
    Department of Surgery and Asan Institute for Life Sciences, Ulsan University College of Medicine and Asan Medical Center, Seoul 138 736, Republic of Korea
    Transpl Immunol 18:94-100. 2007
    ..In contrast, the use of rapamycin, cyclosporine A, and methylprednisolone should be reconsidered, due to their deleterious effects on the expansion of naturally occurring regulatory T cells...
  20. doi request reprint Radiofrequency ablation of liver metastasis in patients with locally controlled pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma
    Jae Berm Park
    Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 88 Olympic ro 43 gil, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 23:635-41. 2012
    ..To evaluate retrospectively the role of radiofrequency (RF) ablation for liver metastases arising from pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma simultaneously with pancreatic resection or after curative resection in patient survival...
  21. ncbi request reprint Cell surface modification by activated polyethylene glycol prevents allosensitization after islet transplantation
    Yu Mee Wee
    Department of Surgery, Ulsan University College of Medicine and Asan Medical Center, Seoul, 138 736, Korea
    Cell Transplant 17:1257-69. 2008
    ..Prolonged graft survival in sensitized recipients showed that pegylation of islets shifted the pattern of rejection from an acute humoral response to a less aggressive cellular alloresponse...
  22. ncbi request reprint [The prognostic factors of pancreatic cancer can be different according to clinical stages]
    Yoon Ji Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Clinic, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Gastroenterol 51:181-9. 2008
    ..In addition, we sought to identify factors associated with favorable prognosis of pancreatic cancer...
  23. doi request reprint Anti-inflammatory action of Cudrania tricuspidata on spleen cell and T lymphocyte proliferation
    Sung Ho Chang
    Department of Surgery and Asan Institute for Life Sciences, Ulsan University College of Medicine and Asan Medical Center, Poognapdong, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    J Pharm Pharmacol 60:1221-6. 2008
    ..These results suggest that C. tricuspidata may be useful in the treatment of autoimmune diseases and organ transplantation through the inhibitory action of T cells in inflammation...
  24. doi request reprint Effect of in vitroexpanded CD4(+)CD25(+)Foxp3(+) regulatory T cell therapy combined with lymphodepletion in murine skin allotransplantation
    Youn Hee Park
    Asan Institute for Life Sciences, Ulsan University College of Medicine, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    Clin Immunol 135:43-54. 2010
    ..We conclude that Treg cell therapy combined with lymphodepletion is of practical benefit for the control of allograft rejection, but requires supplementary measures to promote immune tolerance...
  25. doi request reprint Genetic alterations of K-ras, p53, c-erbB-2, and DPC4 in pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma and their correlation with patient survival
    Sang Hyun Shin
    Department of Surgery, University of Ulsan College of Medicine and Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Pancreas 42:216-22. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate genetic alterations of K-ras, p53, c-erbB-2, and deleted in pancreatic cancer, locus 4 (DPC4) genes in pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma and correlate these changes with patients' overall survival...
  26. doi request reprint How to avoid graft thrombosis requiring graftectomy: immediate posttransplant CT angiography in pancreas transplantation
    Young Hoon Kim
    Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center and University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Transplantation 94:925-30. 2012
    ..The present study evaluated the efficacy of computed tomography (CT) angiography for monitoring of graft patency in the immediate postoperative period...
  27. doi request reprint Aurintricarboxylic acid promotes the conversion of naive CD4+CD25- T cells into Foxp3-expressing regulatory T cells
    Dong Gyun Lim
    Department of Surgery, Ulsan University College of Medicine and Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Int Immunol 23:583-92. 2011
    ..These results indicate that ATA could be exploited to efficiently prepare inducible regulatory T cells in vitro and may aid in more precisely identifying the specific signaling pathways that drive Foxp3 expression in T cells...
  28. ncbi request reprint [Clinical characteristics of pancreatic metastases]
    Sun Jin Boo
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Gastroenterol 57:358-64. 2011
    ..Histologically confirmed metastatic pancreatic cancers are infrequent. The aim of this study was to analyze clinical, therapeutic and prognostic features of pancreatic metastases...
  29. doi request reprint Adjuvant chemotherapy for small bowel adenocarcinoma after curative surgery
    Dong Hoe Koo
    Department of Oncology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Oncology 80:208-13. 2011
    ..We evaluated prognostic factors affecting relapse-free survival (RFS) and overall survival (OS), and investigated the role of adjuvant chemotherapy in patients with small bowel adenocarcinoma (SBA)...
  30. doi request reprint Solid pseudopapillary tumor of the pancreas: can malignancy be predicted?
    Chan Wook Kim
    Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Surgery 149:625-34. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the clinicopathologic characteristics of solid pseudopapillary tumors (SPTs) of the pancreas, including the risk factors for disease recurrence and their effects on survival...
  31. doi request reprint Diagnostic value of tolerance-related gene expression measured in the recipient alloantigen-reactive T cell fraction
    Dong Gyun Lim
    Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Clin Immunol 148:219-26. 2013
    ..These findings suggest that the expression of tolerance-related genes in the alloantigen-reactive T cell fraction could be used to detect tolerance in the clinic. ..
  32. doi request reprint In vitro differentiation of human adipose tissue-derived stem cells into cells with pancreatic phenotype by regenerating pancreas extract
    Jiyeon Lee
    Laboratory of Cell Therapy, Asan Institute for Life Sciences, Asan Medical Center, Seoul 138 736, Republic of Korea
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 375:547-51. 2008
    ..In conclusion, hASCs have the characteristics of ESCs and the potential to differentiate into pancreas cell lineages phenotypically in response to RPE...
  33. doi request reprint Intrapancreatic accessory spleen: clinicopathologic analysis of 12 cases
    Hee Sang Hwang
    Department of Pathology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, South Korea
    Pancreas 40:956-65. 2011
    ..Intrapancreatic accessory spleen is a benign lesion that mimics hypervascular or cystic pancreatic neoplasm. A comprehensive clinicopathologic analysis has not yet been reported...
  34. pmc Differential diagnosis of benign and malignant intraductal papillary mucinous tumors of the pancreas: MR cholangiopancreatography and MR angiography
    Byung Se Choi
    Department of Radiology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Radiol 4:157-62. 2003
    ....
  35. doi request reprint Differentiation of human adipose tissue-derived stem cells into aggregates of insulin-producing cells through the overexpression of pancreatic and duodenal homeobox gene-1
    Jiyeon Lee
    Laboratory of Stem Cell Biology and Cell Therapy, Asan Institute for Life Sciences, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Cell Transplant 22:1053-60. 2013
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint [Clinical characteristics and malignant predictive factors of pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors]
    Jeung Hye Han
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Gastroenterol 53:98-105. 2009
    ..The purposes of this study were to evaluate the clinical characteristics and to find the predictive factors of NET which are associated with malignancy and survival...
  37. ncbi request reprint Radical surgical resection for carcinoid tumors of the ampulla
    Shin Hwang
    Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul 138 736, South Korea
    J Gastrointest Surg 12:713-7. 2008
    ..We believe that radical resection, with the aim of complete tumor removal and cure, is the treatment of choice...
  38. pmc Treatment outcome of postoperative radiotherapy for retroperitoneal sarcoma
    Hyun Jin Lee
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Radiation Oncol J 29:260-8. 2011
    ..To evaluate the treatment outcome and prognostic factor after postoperative radiotherapy in retroperitoneal sarcoma...
  39. ncbi request reprint Castleman disease of the abdomen--single-center experience of 13 surgically treated patients over 11 years
    Myung Hwa Kim
    Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Hepatogastroenterology 57:1060-3. 2010
    ..We analyzed the clinical manifestations in 13 patients treated surgically at our center for abdominal CD lesions...
  40. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for MDRD-GFR of less than 60 mL/min per 1.73 m2 in former kidney donors
    Jang Han Lee
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Nephrology (Carlton) 12:600-6. 2007
    ..We retrospectively evaluated the risk factors for estimated glomerular filtration rate (GFR) from abbreviated Modification of Diet in Renal Disease (MDRD) equation (MDRD-GFR) of less than 60 mL/min per 1.73 m2 in kidney donors...
  41. doi request reprint Anti-inflammatory action of alpha-melanocyte stimulating hormone (alpha-MSH) in anti-CD3/CD28-mediated spleen and CD4(+)CD25(-) T cells and a partial participation of IL-10
    Sung Ho Chang
    Department of Surgery and Asan Institute for Life Sciences, Ulsan University College of Medicine and Asan Medical Center, Songpa Gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Immunol Lett 118:44-8. 2008
    ..These results suggest that alpha-MSH may be useful for treatment of autoimmune diseases and transplantation involving innate and adaptive immunity...