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Anti-podoplanin antibody against MPM
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Kato Kaneko, Mika Tohoku University
Tsuchihashi, Yuki Tokushima University
Izumi, Toshihiro Tokushima University
Ogasawara, Satsohi Tohoku University
Otsuka, Kenji Tokushima University
Kato, Yukinari Tohoku University
Keywords
antibody-dependent cellular cytotoxicity
mesothelioma
NZ-12
orthotopic xenograft model
podoplanin
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Journal Article
Description
Podoplanin (aggrus) is highly expressed in several types of cancers, including malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM). Previously, we developed a rat anti-human podoplanin mAb, NZ-1, and a rat–human chimeric anti-human podoplanin antibody, NZ-8, derived from NZ-1, which induced antibody-dependent cellular cytotoxicity (ADCC) and complement-dependent cytotoxicity against podoplanin-positive MPM cell lines. In this study, we showed the antitumor effect of NZ-1, NZ- 8, and NZ-12, a novel rat–human chimeric anti-human podoplanin antibody derived from NZ-1, in an MPM orthotopic xenograft SCID mouse model. Treatment with NZ-1 and rat NK (CD161a+) cells inhibited the growth of tumors and the production of pleural effusion in NCI-H290/PDPN or NCI-H226 orthotopic xenograft mouse models. NZ-8 and human natural killer (NK) (CD56+) cells also inhibited tumor growth and pleural effusion in MPM orthotopic xenograft mice. Furthermore, NZ-12 induced potent ADCC mediated by human MNC, compared with either NZ-1 or NZ-8. Antitumor effects were observed following treatment with NZ-12 and human NK (CD56+) cells in MPM orthotopic xenograft mice. In addition, combined immunotherapy using the ADCC activity of NZ-12 mediated by human NK (CD56+) cells with pemetrexed, led to enhanced antitumor effects in MPM orthotopic xenograft mice. These results strongly suggest that combination therapy with podoplanin-targeting immunotherapy using both NZ-12 and pemetrexed might provide an efficacious therapeutic strategy for the treatment of MPM.
Journal Title
Cancer Science
ISSN
13497006
Publisher
Japanese Cancer Association
Volume
107
Issue
9
Start Page
1198
End Page
1205
Published Date
2016-06-13
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© 2016 The Authors. Cancer Science published by John Wiley & Sons Australia, Ltd on behalf of Japanese Cancer Association.

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