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6 results for "Bajetta".
#98 Long-term follow-up analysis of lung carcinoid tumors: retrospective monoinstitutional evaluation
Introduction: Detection of prognostic factors of bronchopulmonary carcinoid (BPCs) tumors is complicated due to the rare frequency of this malignancy.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Emilio Bajetta
#99 Gene mutations and Hypoxia Inducible Factor (HIF-1) expression as prognostic-predictive factors in pheochromocytomas/paragangliomas (P/P)
Introduction: P/P are rare tumors sporadically associated with familial disorders. In advanced/unresectable disease, no standard treatment has so far been well established. Recently a mutation of some genes (SDHB, SDHC, SDHD) involved in the pathogenesis of familial P/P was discovered. These mutations are often associated with an over-expression of HIF-1, which plays a central role in angiogenesis and cell proliferation. This pathway is known to be inhibited by some targeted therapies, such as sunitinib or sorafenib.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Emilio Bajetta
#100 Mammalian target of rapamycin (mTOR) expression analysis and therapeutic approach in lung and gastroenteropancreatic poorly differentiated endocrine carcinoma (PDEC)
Introduction: PDEC clinically include gastroenteropancreatic PDEC, small cell lung cancer (SCLC) and large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma (LCNEC). These tumors are clinically similar and aggressive and they are usually treated with platinum compounds. mTOR signalling pathway has emerged as a promising target for well-differentiated endocrine carcinoma therapy. Because of varying behavior, PDEC are usually excluded from clinical trials employing the mTOR inhibitor RAD001.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Emilio Bajetta
#350 RAD001 and Octreotide LAR as first-line treatment of well differentiated neuroendocrine tumors: an I.T.M.O. (Italian Trials in Medical Oncology) group study
Introduction: RAD001 has shown antitumor activity in pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) and it seems to work synergistically with somatostatine analogues.
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Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Dr Laura Catena
#383 Everolimus and Octreotide LAR in Neuroendocrine Tumors: An I.T.M.O. (Italian Trials in Medical Oncology) Group Study
Introduction: Everolimus has shown antitumor activity in pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) and it seems to work synergistically with octreotide.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Emilio Bajetta
#795 Efficacy of Octreotide LAR (OCT) in Patients (pts) with Advanced Neuroendocrine Tumors (NET): A Subgroup Analysis of Phase III RADIANT-2 Study with Updated Overall Survival (OS)
Introduction: OCT has shown antitumor activity and significantly prolonged time to tumor progression vs PBO in pts with metastatic midgut NET (PROMID).
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Medical treatment - SMS analogues, interferon
Presenting Author: Jonathan R Strosberg