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2017 (total impact fac. 117.327 ave. 9.025)

Kurashima, Y., Yamamoto, D., Nelson, S., Uematsu, S., Ernst, P. B., Nakayama, T., and Kiyono, H.: Mucosal mesenchymal cells: Secondary barrier and peripheral educator for the gut Immune system. Front. Immunol. 8:1787 (2017). (6.429)

Ito, T., Hirahara, K., Onodera, A., Koyama-Nasu, R., Yano, I., and Nakayama, T.: Anti-tumor immunity via the superoxide-eosinophil axis induced by a lipophilic component of Mycobacterium lipomannan. Int. Immunol. 29:411-421 (2017). (3.748)

Kameoka, Y., Koura, M., Matsuda, J., Suzuki, O., Ohno, N., Sugamata, R., Nakayama, T., and Suzuki, K.: Establishment of a library having 204 effective clones of recombinant single chain fragment of variable region (hScFv) of IgG for vasculitis treatment. ADC Letters for Infectious Disease control 4:44-47 (2017).

Ihara, F., Sakurai, D., Horinaka, A., Makita, Y., Fujikawa, A., Sakurai, T., Yamasaki, K., Kunii, N., Motohashi, S., Nakayama, T., and Okamoto, Y.: CD45RA-Foxp3high regulatory T cells have a negative impact on the clinical outcome of head and neck squamous cell carcinoma. Cancer Immunol. Immunother. 66:1275-1285 (2017). (4.711)

Mato, N., Hirahara, K., Ichikawa, T., Kumagai, J., Nakayama, M., Yamasawa, H., Bando, M., Hagiwara, K., Sugiyama, Y., and Nakayama, T.: Memory-type ST2+CD4+ T cells participate in the steroid-resistant pathology of eosinophilic pneumonia. Sci. Rep. 7:6805 (2017). (4.259)

Onodera, A., Kiuchi, M., Kokubo, K., Kato, M., Ogino, T., Horiuchi, S., Kanai, U., Hirahara, K., and Nakayama, T.: Menin controls the memory Th2 cell function by maintaining the epigenetic integrity of Th2 cells. J. Immunol. 199:1153-1162 (2017). (4.856)

Kimura, M. Y., Hayashizaki, K., Tokoyoda, K., Takamura, S., Motohashi, S., and Nakayama, T.: Crucial role for CD69 in allergic inflammatory responses: CD69-Myl9 system in the pathogenesis of airway inflammation. Immunol. Rev. 278:87-100 (2017). (9.614)

Tumes, D. J., Papadopoulos, M., Endo, Y., Onodera, A., Hirahara, K., and Nakayama, T.: Epigenetic regulation of T-helper cell differentiation, memory, and plasticity in allergic asthma. Immunol. Rev. 278:8-19 (2017). (9.614)

Nakayama, T.: Introduction to "allergic inflammation". Immunol. Rev. 278:5-7 (2017). (9.614)

Shinoda, K., Hirahara, K., and Nakayama, T.: Maintenance of pathogenic Th2 cells in allergic disorders. Allergol. Int. 66:369-376 (2017). (3.194)

Iwata, S., Mikami, Y., Sun, H.-W., Brooks, S. R., Jankovic, D., Hirahara, K., Onodera, A., Shih, H.-Y., Kawabe, T., Jiang, K., Nakayama, T., Sher, A., O'Shea, J. J., Davis, F. P., and Kanno, Y.: The transcription factor T-bet limits amplification of type I IFN transcriptome and circuitry in T helper 1 cells. Immunity 46:983-991 (2017). (22.845)

Brück, J., Holstein, J., Glocova, I., Seidel, U., Geisel, J., Kanno, T., Kumagai, J., Mato, N., Sudowe, S., Widmaier, K., Sinnberg, T., Yazdi, A. S., Eberle, F. C., Hirahara, K., Nakayama, T., Röcken, M., and Ghoreschi, K.: Nutritional control of IL-23/Th17-mediated autoimmune disease through HO-1/STAT3 activation. Sci. Rep. 7:44482 (2017). (4.259)

Endo, Y., Yokote, K., and Nakayama, T.: The obesity-related pathology and Th17 cells. Cell. Mol. Life Sci. 74:1231-1245 (2017). (5.788)

Nakayama, T., Hirahara, K., Onodera, A., Endo, Y., Hosokawa, H., Shinoda, K., Tumes, D. J., and Okamoto, Y.: Th2 Cells in Health and Disease. Annu. Rev. Immunol. 35:53-84 (2017). (28.396)