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#1235 The Belgian DNET Registry: A Prospective, National, Web-Based Registry of Digestive Neuro-Endocrine Tumours (NET). Status After 2 Years of Inclusion.
Introduction: NET are rare neoplasms. The Belgian Group of Digestive Oncology created a web-based registry to have an overview on incidence, diagnosis and therapies performed in Belgian pts. The DNET registry was launched in 01/2012.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference 2015 (2015)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Prof. Dr. Ivan Borbath
Keywords: Registry, Belgium
#2139 Genome-Wide DNA Methylation Profiling of Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Frequent inactivation of epigenetic regulators ATRX and DAXX in pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (PNETs) suggests an important role for epigenetic alterations in tumorigenesis. Few studies have been published regarding differential methylation patterns in PNETs and a thorough analysis of these alterations is currently lacking.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference 2018 (2018)
Category: Basic Science - Genetics, epigenetics, miRNAs, Omics
Presenting Author: Gitta Boons
#2283 Ultra-Deep Targeted Resequencing Reveals Recurrent DAXX and CYFIP2 Mutations and Implicates Novel Pathways in Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Recent studies in pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors have identified mutations in DAXX/ATRX, MEN1, and genes involved in the phosphoinositide-3-kinase/Akt/mammalian target of rapamycin (PI3K-Akt-mTOR) pathway. However, these studies focused on abundant mutations.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference 2018 (2018)
Category: Basic Science - Genetics, epigenetics, miRNAs, Omics
Presenting Author: Timon Vandamme
#2902 DNA Methylation Analysis of the PDX1 Gene Can Be Used for PNET Subtyping and Has a Possible Prognostic Value
Introduction: Estimating prognosis of pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor (PNET) patients remains challenging. Mutation status of DAXX/ATRX/MEN1, histone modification patterns and immunohistochemistry for relevant transcription factors, including PDX1, were recently used to perform subtyping and distinguished two main types, A and B. These subtypes are linked to cell-of-origin and associated with clinical outcome.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Basic Science - Genetics, epigenetics, miRNAs, Omics
Presenting Author: Gitta Boons