Tumor Infiltrating Lymphocytes (TIL) and Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy in Esophageal Cancer

  • Toshitada Okuma
  • Yoshitsugu Torigoe
  • Keiichiro Kondo
  • Kenji Okamura
  • Yoshimasa Miyauchi
Conference paper


Cisplatin (CDDP) has an antineoplastic action mechanism which directly inhibits DNA synthesis. However, another action mechanism of cytotoxic action, i.e., enhancement of spontaneous monocyte-mediated cytotoxicity (SMMC) has been reported [1].


Esophageal Cancer Adoptive Immunotherapy Medial Grade Preoperative Therapy High Grade Patient 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Toshitada Okuma
  • Yoshitsugu Torigoe
  • Keiichiro Kondo
  • Kenji Okamura
  • Yoshimasa Miyauchi
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  1. 1.First Department of SurgeryKumamoto University School of MedicineKumamoto City, Kumamoto, 860Japan

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