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18 results for "Castaño".
#422 The Somatostatin Analogue Octreotide Inhibits Growth of Neuroendocrine Tumor Cells by Triggering Janus Faced Proteins
Introduction: Octreotide is a somatostatin analogue, which improves the management of neuroendocrine tumor (NET) patients. Octreotide acts through somatostatin receptors (SSTRs). However, the molecular mechanisms leading to successful therapy or curative effects are largely unknown, particularly when SSTRs levels are low or absent.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Su-Chen Li
Authors: Li S C, Martijn C, Cui T, Essaghir A, ...
#557 The Role of Chemotherapy in the Management of Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors (GEP-NETs): The Large Experience of the Spanish National Tumor Registry (RGETNE)
Introduction: GEPNETs represent a heterogenous family of tumors of challenging clinical management. Treatment of advanced disease is evolving, including some recent relevant achievements with novel targeted agents. How to best integrate these new agents with conventional chemotherapy(CT) is still a matter of debate.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: MD Rocio Garcia-Carbonero
Keywords: chemotherapy
#763 Endoscopic Therapy with Argon Plasma Coagulation for Multiple Type 1 Gastric Carcinoid Tumors
Introduction: Data regarding Type I gastric carcinoids and their evolution in prospective series are scarce, thus treatment and follow-up are not codified.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: PRRT-Ablative therapies-Endoscopic treatment
Presenting Author: Dr. Rodrigo Castano
#882 Gene Expression Characterization of Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors [GEPNETS: Gastrointestinal and Pancreatic NETs (GINETs and pNETs)] and Their Correlation with Clinical Factors and Tumor Behavior
Introduction: GEP-NETs are a heterogenous group of tumors with different molecular backgrounds and clinical outcome.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Basic Science - Genetics, epigenetics, miRNAs
Presenting Author: J A Díaz Pérez
#986 Expression of the Truncated Somatostatin Receptor Variant Sstr5TMD4 in Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma
Introduction: Medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) is a rare tumor originating from thyroid parafollicular C cell. The only available treatment is surgical resection, which is not always feasible. Somatostatin and its receptors are expressed both in normal human thyroid C cells and in MTC, but their role has not been fully elucidated. The discovery of a truncated isoform of Sstr5, Sstr5TMD4, associated with increased invasiveness and aggressiveness in breast cancer, has opened new insight in the role of Sstr in cancers.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Basic Science - mTOR and other pathways, signalling, receptors
Presenting Author: Dr Daniela Molè
Keywords: MTC, SSTR5TMD4
#1116 Streptozotocin Based Chemotherapy in Advanced G2 Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors (PNET): Efficacy According to KI67 Index
Introduction: Streptozotocin (STZ) with fluorouracil (FU) or doxorubicin (DOX) is approved in well differentiated advanced pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (PNET).
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Medical treatment - Chemotherapy
Presenting Author: PhD Paula Jiménez-Fonseca
#1133 Prognosis of Stage IV Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors (GEP-NET) According to the WHO Classification and the Primary Tumor Location
Introduction: WHO classification of GEP-NET is used to predict prognosis, yet survival within each grade shows wide variation. We hypothesized that primary tumor location may be partially responsible of this variability.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Prognosis
Presenting Author: PhD Paula Jiménez-Fonseca
#1526 Therapeutic Strategies in Patients with Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Neoplasms (GEP-NEN): Results from the National Neuroendocrine Cancer Registry of Spain (R-GETNE)
Introduction: The Spanish National Neuroendocrine Cancer Registry is a hospital-based registry of GEP-NENs launched by GETNE in 2001.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Medical treatment - Others
Presenting Author: PhD Paula Jimenez-Fonseca
#1532 Epidemiology, Pathological Features and Clinical Outcome of Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Neoplasms (GEP-NENs): Results from the National Neuroendocrine Cancer Registry of Spain (R-GETNE)
Introduction: The Spanish National Neuroendocrine Cancer Registry is a hospital-based registry of GEP-NENs coordinated by the scientific multidisciplinary Spanish society GETNE, that covers 57 academic and community sites representing all regions of Spain.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: PhD Paula Jimenez-Fonseca
#1566 Splicing Dysregulation Impacts on Neuroendocrine Tumors: Evidence from Altered Spliceosoma Components and Somatostatin and Ghrelin Systems.
Introduction: Splicing is an emerging cancer hallmark influencing multiple tumor cell (dys)functions. We have shown that aberrantly spliced variants of somatostatin receptor subtype 5 (sst5TMD4) and of the pleiotropic neuropeptide ghrelin (in1ghrelin) are linked to poor prognosis in gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (GEPNETs) and may enhance their aggressiveness features.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Basic Science - Genetics, epigenetics, miRNAs
Presenting Author: Prof. Dr. Justo P. Castaño
Keywords: Splicing