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Cancer Science

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Edited By: Yusuke Nakamura

Impact Factor: 3.896

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 62/213 (Oncology)

Online ISSN: 1349-7006

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C-terminal Src kinase-mediated EPIYA phosphorylation of Pragmin creates a feed-forward C-terminal Src kinase activation loop that promotes cell motility
Yoshie Senda, Naoko Murata-Kamiya, et al.

Myasthenic crisis and polymyositis induced by one dose of nivolumab
Toshihiro Kimura, Satoshi Fukushima, et al.

Negative influence of programmed death-1-ligands on the survival of esophageal cancer patients treated with chemotherapy
Koji Tanaka, Hiroshi Miyata, et al.

Novel p53 target gene FUCA1 encodes a fucosidase and regulates growth and survival of cancer cells
Issei Ezawa, Yuichiro Sawai, et al.

Infiltration of tumor-associated macrophages is involved in CD44 expression in clear cell renal cell carcinoma
Chaoya Ma, Yoshihiro Komohara, et al.

Multikinase inhibitor regorafenib inhibits the growth and metastasis of colon cancer with abundant stroma
Hidehiko Takigawa, Yasuhiko Kitadai, et al.

SERPINI1 regulates epithelial–mesenchymal transition in an orthotopic implantation model of colorectal cancer
Yasufumi Matsuda, Koh Miura, et al.

MicroRNA-761 is upregulated in hepatocellular carcinoma and regulates tumorigenesis by targeting mitofusin-2
Xiaohu Zhou, Linshi Zhang, et al.

Drug screening and grouping by sensitivity with a panel of primary cultured cancer spheroids derived from endometrial cancer
Yumiko Kiyohara, Kiyoshi Yoshino, et al.

Role of hemoglobin and transferrin in multi-wall carbon nanotube-induced mesothelial injury and carcinogenesis
Yue Wang, Yasumasa Okazaki, et al.

Novel combination of serum microRNA for detecting breast cancer in the early stage
Akihiko Shimomura, Sho Shiino, et al.

RAP80 regulates epithelial–mesenchymal transition related with metastasis and malignancy of cancer
Song Yi Park, Sovannarith Korm, et al.

Role for Daple in non-canonical Wnt signaling during gastric cancer invasion and metastasis
Hosne Ara, Maki Takagishi, et al.

Timosaponin AIII inhibits melanoma cell migration by suppressing COX-2 and in vivo tumor metastasis
Ki Mo Kim, A-Rang Im, et al.

Long non-coding RNA urothelial cancer-associated 1 promotes bladder cancer cell migration and invasion by way of the hsa-miR-145–ZEB1/2–FSCN1 pathway
Mei Xue, Huan Pang, et al.

Antitumor effect of afatinib, as a human epidermal growth factor receptor 2-targeted therapy, in lung cancers harboring HER2 oncogene alterations
Ken Suzawa, Shinichi Toyooka, et al.

2015 Guidance on cancer immunotherapy development in early-phase clinical studies

XRCC3 is a promising target to improve the radiotherapy effect of esophageal squamous cell carcinoma
Jingjing Cheng, Weiran Liu, et al.

DNA methylation status as a biomarker of anti-epidermal growth factor receptor treatment for metastatic colorectal cancer
Kota Ouchi, Shin Takahashi, et al.

Retinoid X receptor α enhances human cholangiocarcinoma growth through simultaneous activation of Wnt/β-catenin and nuclear factor-κB pathways
Gui-Li Huang, Wei Zhang, Hong-Yue Ren, et al.

Abnormal expression of miR-1 in breast carcinoma as a potent prognostic factor
Hiroyuki Minemura, Kiyoshi Takagi, et al.

DDX5 promotes proliferation and tumorigenesis of non-small-cell lung cancer cells by activating β-catenin signaling pathway
Zhendong Wang, Zhonghua Luo, et al.

STX11functions as a novel tumor suppressor gene in peripheral T-cell lymphomas
Noriaki Yoshida, Shinobu Tsuzuki, et al.

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Development of polymeric micelles for targeting intractable cancers
Nobuhiro Nishiyama, Yasuhiro Matsumura, et al.

To wake up cancer stem cells, or to let them sleep, that is the question
Shoichiro Takeishi and Keiichi I. Nakayama

Gene aberrations for precision medicine against lung adenocarcinoma
Motonobu Saito, Kouya Shiraishi, et al.

Genetic abnormalities associated with acute lymphoblastic leukemia
Takafumi Yokota and Yuzuru Kanakura

Role of hyaluronan in pancreatic cancer biology and therapy: Once again in the spotlight
Norihiro Sato, Shiro Kohi, et al.

The Wnt7's Tale: A story of an orphan who finds her tie to a famous family
Makoto Noda, Mario Vallon, et al.

Medulloblastoma stem cells: Promising targets in medulloblastoma therapy
Guo-Hao Huang, Qing-Fu Xu, et al.

Dysregulation of protein methyltransferases in human cancer: An emerging target class for anticancer therapy
Ryuji Hamamoto and Yusuke Nakamura

Extracellular vesicle transfer of cancer pathogenic components
Yu Fujita, Yusuke Yoshioka, et al.

Inflammation in gastric cancer: Interplay of the COX-2/prostaglandin E2 and Toll-like receptor/MyD88 pathways
Kanae Echizen, Osamu Hirose, et al.

Importance of immunopharmacogenomics in cancer treatment: Patient selection and monitoring for immune checkpoint antibodies
Noura Choudhury and Yusuke Nakamura

Therapeutic strategies targeting cancer stem cells
Go J. Yoshida and Hideyuki Saya

Immune responses to human cancer stem-like cells/cancer-initiating cells
Yoshihiko Hirohashi, Toshihiko Torigoe, et al.

Non-autonomous overgrowth by oncogenic niche cells: Cellular cooperation and competition in tumorigenesis
Masato Enomoto, John Vaughen, et al.

Adjuvant for vaccine immunotherapy of cancer – focusing on Toll-like receptor 2 and 3 agonists for safely enhancing antitumor immunity
Tsukasa Seya, Hiroaki Shime, et al.

Telomerase reverse transcriptase moonlights: Therapeutic targets beyond telomerase
Yoshiko Maida and Kenkichi Masutomi

Induced pluripotent stem cell technology for dissecting the cancer epigenome
Katsunori Semi and Yasuhiro Yamada

Potential clinical application of interleukin-27 as an antitumor agent
Takayuki Yoshimoto, Yukino Chiba, et al.