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#2852 Diagnostic Accuracy of Endoscopic Ultrasound-Fine Needle Aspiration (EUS-FNA) in the Evaluation of Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Neoplasms (PNEN) Grading
Introduction: Prognosis of pNENs depends on staging and grading, based on the cyto-histological Ki67 labelling; EUS-FNA is considered the gold standard technique to obtain it in pre-therapeutic setting
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Pathology - grading, staging
Presenting Author: Matteo Tacelli
#921 Combined Therapy with RAD001 e BEZ235 Overcomes Resistance of PET Cells to mTOR Inhibition
Introduction: Since the PI3K/Akt/mTOR proliferation axis is often deregulated in PETs, the mTORC1 complex inhibitor Everolimus (RAD001) represents an effective treatment for PETs. However, RAD001 leads to a re-activation of PI3K activity and phosphorylation of Akt, which may promote resistance to the treatment. Thus, direct inhibition of PI3K may represent a novel potential target for PETs.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference 2014 (2014)
Category: Basic Science - mTOR and other pathways, signalling, receptors
Presenting Author: Dr Gabriele Capurso
Keywords: mTOR, PI3K, resistance