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2010 (total impact fac. 129.398 ave. 8.087)

Iwamura, C., and Nakayama, T.: Role of NKT cells in allergic asthma. Curr. Opin. Immunol. 22:807-813 (2010). (10.881)

Onodera, A., Yamashita, M., Endo, Y., Kuwahara, M., Tofukuji, S., Hosokawa, H., Kanai, A., Suzuki, Y., and Nakayama, T.: STAT6-mediated displacement of polycomb by trithorax complex establishes long-term maintenance of GATA3 expression in T helper type 2 cells. J. Exp. Med. 207:2493-2506 (2010). (14.505)

Okita, K., Motohashi, S., Shinnakasu, R., Nagato, K., Yamasaki, K., Sato, Y., Kitamura, H., Hijikata, A., Yamashita, M., Shimizu, K., Fujii, S., Ohara, O., Taniguchi, M., Sakaida, I., and Nakayama, T.: A set of genes associated with the interferon-γ response of lung cancer patients undergoing α-galactosylceramide-pulsed dendritic cell therapy. Cancer Sci. 101:2333-2340 (2010). (3.771)

Igari, H., Segawa, S., Watanabe, A., Suzuki, A., Watanabe, M., Sakurai, T., Kuroda, F., Watanabe, M., Tatsumi, K., Nakayama, M., Nakayama, T., Suzuki, K., and Sato, T.: Immunogenicity of a monovalent pandemic influenza AH1N1 vaccine in health-care workers of a university hospital in Japan. Microbiol. Immunol. 54:618-624 (2010). (1.562)

Kobayashi, K., Tanaka, Y., Horiguchi, S., Yamamoto, S., Nakayama, T., Sugimoto, A., and Okamoto, Y.: The effect of radiotherapy on NKT cells in patients with advanced head and neck cancer. Cancer Immunol. Immunother. 59:1503-1509 (2010). (3.791)

Nakayama, T., and Kimura, M. Y.: Memory Th1/Th2 cell generation controlled Schnurri-2. Adv. Exp. Med. Biol. 684:1-10 (2010). (2.02)

Nakayama, T., and Yamashita, M.: The TCR-mediated signaling pathways that control the direction of helper T cell differentiation. Semin. Immunol. 22:303-309 (2010). (9.155)

Ichiyanagi, T., Imai, T., Kajiwara, C., Mizukami, S., Nakai, A., Nakayama, T., and Udono, H.: Essential role of endogenous heat shock protein 90 of dendritic cells in antigen cross-presentation. J. Immunol. 185:2693-2700 (2010). (5.646)

Fujimura, T., Yonekura, S., Taniguchi, Y., Horiguchi, S., Saito, A., Yasueda, H., Nakayama, T., Takemori, T., Taniguchi, M., Sakaguchi, M., and Okamoto, Y.: The induced regulatory T cell level, defined as the proportion of IL-10+Foxp3+ cells among CD25+CD4+ leukocytes, is a potential therapeutic biomarker for sublingual immunotherapy: A preliminary report. Int. Arch. Allergy Immunol. 153:378-387 (2010). (2.542)

Ishii, Y., Motohashi, S., Shimizu, K., Nakayama, T., Taniguchi, M., and Fujii, S.: Application of NKT cells in immunotherapy. Curr. Immunol. Rev. 6:109-115 (2010).

Tomizawa, K., Nagao, T., Kusunoki, R., Saiga, K., Oshima, M., Kobayashi, K., Nakayama, T., Tanokura, M., and Suzuki, K.: Reduction of MPO-ANCA epitopes in SCG/Kj mice by 15-Deoxyspergualin treatment restricted by IgG2b associated with crescentic glomerulonephritis. Rheumatology 49:1245-1256 (2010). (4.236)

Suzuki, S., Tanaka, T., Poyurovsky, V. M., Nagano, H., Mayama, T., Ohkubo, S., Lokshin, M., Hosokawa, H., Nakayama, T., Suzuki, Y., Sugano, S., Sato, E., Nagao, T., Yokote, K., Tatsuno, I., and Prives, C.: Phosphate-activated glutaminase (GLS2), a p53-inducible regulator of glutamine metabolism and reactive oxygen species. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 107:7461-7466 (2010). (9.432)

Suzuki, A., Iwamura, C., Shinoda, K., Tumes, D. J., Kimura, Y. M., Hosokawa, H., Endo, Y., Horiuchi, S., Tokoyoda, K., Koseki, H., Yamashita, M., and Nakayama, T.: Polycomb group gene product Ring1B regulates Th2-driven airway inflammation through the inhibition of Bim-mediated apoptosis of effector Th2 cells in the lung. J. Immunol. 184:4510-4520 (2010). (5.646)

Fujii, S., Motohashi, S., Shimizu, K., Nakayama, T., Yoshiga, Y., and Taniguchi, M.: Adjuvant activity mediated by iNKT cells. Semin. Immunol. 22:97-102 (2010). (9.155)

Tokoyoda, K., Hauser, A. E., Nakayama, T., and Radbruch, A.: Organization of immunological memory by bone marrow stroma. Nat. Rev. Immunol. 10:193-200 (2010). (32.245)

Iwamura, C., Shinoda, K., Yoshimura, M., Watanabe, Y., Obata, A., and Nakayama, T.: Naringenin chalcone suppresses allergic asthma by inhibiting the type-2 function of CD4 T cells. Allergol. Int. 59:67-73 (2010).

Hasegawa, A., Hayashi, K., Kishimoto, H., Yang, M., Tofukuji, S., Suzuki, K., Nakajima, H., Hoffman, R. M., Shirai, M., and Nakayama, T.: Color-coded real-time cellular imaging of lung T-lymphocyte accumulation and focus formation in a mouse asthma model. J. Allergy Clin. Immunol. 125:461-468.e6 (2010). (9.165)

Iwata, A., Watanabe, N., Oya, Y., Owada, T., Ikeda, K., Suto, A., Kagami, S., Hirose, K., Kanari, H., Kawashima, S., Nakayama, T., Taniguchi, M., Iwamoto, I., and Nakajima, H.: Protective roles of B and T lymphocyte attenuator in NKT cell-mediated experimental hepatitis. J. Immunol. 184:127-133 (2010). (5.646)