NISHIMOTO Norihiro

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Name
NISHIMOTO Norihiro
Affiliation
Wakayama Medical University
Section
Laboratory of Immune Regulation
Job title
Professor
Degree
Doctor(Osaka University)

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
1989
 - 
1991
University of Alabama at Birmingham,
 
 
   
 
      Clin. and Develop.
 
 
   
 
Immunology Research Fellow
 
1993
 - 
1995
Resident of Osaka University Hospital
 
1995
 - 
1997
Osaka University Medical School,
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1989
Graduate School, Division of Medicine, Osaka University
 
 
   
 
Faculty of Medicine, Osaka University
 

Misc

 
Elevation of serum interleukin-6 prior to acute phase proteins on the inflammation by surgical operation
Clinical Immunology and Immunopathology   50 399   1989
Elevated levels of interleukin 6 in serum and cerebrospinal fluid of HTLV-1-associated myelopathy tropical spastic paraparesis
J. Neurological Science   97 183   1990
Proceding of National Academy of Science, USA   88(14) 6284-6288   1991
Pathogenic significance of interleukin 6(IL-6/BSF-2)in Castleman's disease.
Blood   74 1360   1989

Books etc

 
Differences in human B cell differentiation
mechanisms of lymphocyte activation and Immune Regulation 3   1991   
Role of interleukin6 in pathogenesis of B lymphocyte-proliferative disease.
Regulation of human cancer by cytokines Gann Monograph on Cancer Research   1992   
gp130 in human myeloma/plasmacytoma
Current Topics in Microbiology and Immunology Mechanisms in B cell Neoplasia   1994   
Therapy of RA by blocking IL-6 signal transduction with humanized anti-IL-6 receptor antibody
Seminars in immunopathology   1998   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Establishment of immuno-therapy by blocking of IL-6 signal using humanized anti-IL-6 receptor antibody
Study on IL-6 signal transduction in multiple myeloma cells
New therapeutic approach for rheumatoid arthritis by blocking of IL-6 signal.