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Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology
Volume 2010 (2010), Article ID 752381, 12 pages
Review Article

Antigen-Specific Polyclonal Cytotoxic T Lymphocytes Induced by Fusions of Dendritic Cells and Tumor Cells

1Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo 105-8461, Japan
2Institute of Clinical Medicine and Research, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo 105-8461, Japan
3Saitama Cancer Center Research Institute for Clinical Oncology, 818 Komuro, Ina-machi, Kitaadachi-gun, Saitama 362-0806, Japan
4Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, 650 Albany Street, Room 309, Boston, MA 02118, USA

Received 29 November 2009; Revised 21 January 2010; Accepted 1 February 2010

Academic Editor: Zhengguo Xiao

Copyright © 2010 Shigeo Koido et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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