In recent years, the Kasahara Lab has published research in a variety of academic journals, including Cancer Gene Therapy, Science Translational Medicine, and Neuro-Oncology. Below includes a selection of recent publications.


Pathogens and glioma: a history of unexpected discoveries ushering in novel therapy

Shah AH, Jusué-Torres I, Ivan ME, Komotar RJ, Kasahara N.

J Neurosurg. 2018 Apr 1; 128 (4): 1139-1146. doi: 10.3171/2016.12.JNS162123. Epub 2017 Jun 9.
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International Society for Cell and Gene Therapy of Cancer 2009 Annual Meeting held in Cork, Ireland

Guinn B, Casey G, Möller MG, Kasahara N, O'Sullivan GC, Peng KW, Tangney M

Hum Gene Ther. 2010 Jan 1; 21 (1): 9-26. doi: 10.1089/hum.2009.205.
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In vivo stable transduction of humanized liver tissue in chimeric mice via high-capacity adenovirus-lentivirus hybrid vector

Kubo S, Kataoka M, Tateno C, Yoshizato K, Kawasaki Y, Kimura T, Faure-Kumar E, Palmer DJ, Ng P, Okamura H, Kasahara N.

Hum Gene Ther. 2010 Jan 1; 21 (1): 40-50. doi: 10.1089/hum.2009.027.
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Cicciarelli J, Cho YW, Koss M, Helstab-Houston K, Mendez R, Kasahara N, Hutchinson IV, Shah T.

J Nephrol Ren Transplant. 2009 Jan 1; 2 (2): 69-74.
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Suppression of HLA expression by lentivirus-mediated gene transfer of siRNA cassettes and in vivo chemoselection to enhance hematopoietic stem cell transplantation

Hacke K, Falahati R, Flebbe-Rehwaldt L, Kasahara N, Gaensler KM.

Immunol Res. 2009 Jan 1; 44 (1-3): 112-26. doi: 10.1007/s12026-008-8088-z.
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PTEN knockout prostate cancer as a model for experimental immunotherapy

Haga K, Tomioka A, Liao CP, Kimura T, Matsumoto H, Ohno I, Hermann K, Logg CR, Jiao J, Tanaka M, Hirao Y, Wu H, Kruse CA, Roy-Burman P, Kasahara N.

J Urol. 2009 Jan 1; 181 (1): 354-62. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2008.08.124. Epub 2008 Nov 17.
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Splicing mediates the activity of four putative cellular internal ribosome entry sites

Baranick BT, Lemp NA, Nagashima J, Hiraoka K, Kasahara N, Logg CR.

Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 2008 Mar 25; 105 (12): 4733-8. doi: 10.1073/pnas.0710650105. Epub 2008 Mar 7.
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CREB is a critical regulator of normal hematopoiesis and leukemogenesis

Cheng JC, Kinjo K, Judelson DR, Chang J, Wu WS, Schmid I, Shankar DB, Kasahara N, Stripecke R, Bhatia R, Landaw EM, Sakamoto KM.

Blood. 2008 Feb 1; 111 (3): 1182-92. doi: 10.1182/blood-2007-04-083600. Epub 2007 Nov 1.
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Replication-competent retrovirus vectors for cancer gene therapy

Tai CK, Kasahara N.

Front Biosci. 2008 Jan 1; 13: 3083-95. doi: 10.2741/2910.
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Highly efficient gene delivery for bladder cancers by intravesically administered replication-competent retroviral vectors

Kikuchi E, Menendez S, Ozu C, Ohori M, Cordon-Cardo C, Logg CR, Kasahara N, Bochner BH.

Clin Cancer Res. 2007 Aug 1; 13 (15 Pt 1): 4511-8. doi: 10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-07-0151.
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Lentiviral vectors with CMV or MHCII promoters administered in vivo: immune reactivity versus persistence of expression

Kimura T, Koya RC, Anselmi L, Sternini C, Wang HJ, Comin-Anduix B, Prins RM, Faure-Kumar E, Rozengurt N, Cui Y, Kasahara N, Stripecke R.

Mol Ther. 2007 Jul 1; 15 (7): 1390-9. doi: 10.1038/ Epub 2007 May 1.
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Adaptive evolution of a tagged chimeric gammaretrovirus: identification of novel cis-acting elements that modulate splicing

Logg CR, Baranick BT, Lemp NA, Kasahara N.

J Mol Biol. 2007 Jun 22; 369 (5): 1214-29. doi: 10.1016/j.jmb.2007.04.026. Epub 2007 Apr 19.
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Recent advances and current challenges in tumor immunology and immunotherapy

Guinn BA, Kasahara N, Farzaneh F, Habib NA, Norris JS, Deisseroth AB.

Mol Ther. 2007 Jun 1; 15 (6): 1065-71. doi: 10.1038/ Epub 2007 Mar 20.
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Therapeutic efficacy of replication-competent retrovirus vector-mediated suicide gene therapy in a multifocal colorectal cancer metastasis model

Hiraoka K, Kimura T, Logg CR, Tai CK, Haga K, Lawson GW, Kasahara N.

Cancer Res. 2007 Jun 1; 67 (11): 5345-53. doi: 10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-06-4673.
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Lentiviral vector-mediated autonomous differentiation of mouse bone marrow cells into immunologically potent dendritic cell vaccines

Koya RC, Kimura T, Ribas A, Rozengurt N, Lawson GW, Faure-Kumar E, Wang HJ, Herschman H, Kasahara N, Stripecke R.

Mol Ther. 2007 May 1; 15 (5): 971-80. doi: 10.1038/ Epub 2007 Mar 20.
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