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10 results for "Fisher".
#502 Bifunctional ShRNAimPDX-1 Therapy Prevents Hypoglycemic Death From Insulinoma in Mice
Introduction: PDX-1 is a novel molecular target for insulinoma. Bi-functional shRNAi platform has been developed that results in a more effective targeted gene knockdown.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Dr F Charles Brunicardi
Authors: Liu S, Wang Z, Shahi K, Rao D, ...
#1811 Safety and Tolerability of Lanreotide Autogel/Depot (LAN) in Patients (pts) with Neuroendocrine Tumours (NETs): Pooled Analysis of Clinical Studies
Introduction: Two randomized double-blind (DB) trials demonstrated the efficacy of LAN 120mg/4weeks vs placebo in NETs: PFS improved in metastatic non-functioning intestinal/pancreatic NETs (CLARINET); less rescue medication used for carcinoid syndrome (CS) (ELECT).
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Medical treatment - SMS analogues, interferon
Presenting Author: Alexandria T Phan
Keywords: Lanreotide, safety
#47 Plasma CCN2/connective tissue growth factor is associated with right ventricular dysfunction in Patients with Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Carcinoid heart disease (CHD) is a known complication of neuroendocrine tumors (NETs), particularly of those arising from the small intestine, appendix and proximal colon (previously known as mid-gut carcinoids). CHD is characterized by right heart fibrotic lesions and has traditionally been defined by the degree of valvular involvement, most commonly in the form of tricuspid regurgitation. Right ventricular (RV) dysfunction due to mural involvement may also be a manifestation. Connective tissue growth factor (CCN2) is upregulated in many fibrotic disorders. Increased tumor expression of CCN2 has been shown in patients with small intestinal NETs associated with peritoneal fibrosis. At present, its role in carcinoid heart disease is unknown.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr. Deidi S Bergestuen
#72 Reduced expression of p27 and the occurrence of CpG island methylator phenotype in insulinomas
Introduction: The molecular pathogenesis of sporadic insulinoma is unclear, though some of the genes were found to be slienced by promoter methylation. CpG island methylator phenotype (CIMP) was found in a number of common tumors and correlated with loss of expression of p27, which may contribute to the tumorigenesis of the tumors.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Dr Yuan-Jia Chen
Authors: Chen Y J, Zhou Q, Xiao Y, Zhu Y, ...
#120 Somatostatin receptors 1-5 expression in a large series of well-differentiated neuroendocrine tumors
Introduction: For their antisecretive and antiproliferative effect somatostatin analogs (SA) have been used in the treatment of neuroendocrine tumors (NETs), based on the expression of somatostatin receptors (sstRs). The potential availability of new SA for the treatment of patients with NETs suggests a better characterization of sstRs.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Dr Paola Loli
#487 Validation of Chromogranin A Assays in Patients with Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: CgA is the most important biochemical marker for evaluation of NETs. Different assays with different accuracy exist.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Lise Brehm Høj
Keywords: neuroendocrine, CgA, assay
#1330 Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Neoplasms: Magnetic Resonance Imaging Features and Correlation with Their Histological Grade
Introduction: Pancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms (PanNENs) have different biological behavior and prognosis according to their histological grade. At present, few data are available regarding the value of imaging techniques in predicting the grade of PanNENs.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Imaging (radiology, nuclear medicine, endoscopy)
Presenting Author: MD Riccardo De Robertis
#1840 Genetic Features and Immunoprofile of Sporadic Well-Differentiated Neuroendocrine Tumors of Gastric
Introduction: Well-differentiated Type III gastric neuroendocrine tumors (gNET III) are histologically distinct subset that have a unique pathogenesis and clinical course.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Basic Science - Genetics, epigenetics, miRNAs, Omics
Presenting Author: Prof. Yuan Ji
Authors: Xie Y, Xu Y, Zeng H, Wang H, ...
Keywords: genetic, wdnet.
#2220 Validation of a Blood-Based Biomarker Test for the Diagnosis and Management of Bronchopulmonary Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: There is currently no effective blood biomarker for lung neuroendocrine neoplasia diagnosis and management.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Non digestive NETs (bronchial, thymic, others) - diagnosis and therapy
Presenting Author: Professor Mark Kidd
#2279 Expression of FOXM1 in G3 Neuroendocrine Tumors (NET G3) and G3 Neuroendocrine Carcinomas (NEC G3) of the Pancreas and the Intestine
Introduction: G3 gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (G3 NET) and carcinomas (G3 NEC) differ considerably concerning their biological behavior and patients outcome. Whereas the WHO2017 classification for pancreatic NETs proposes a distinction of both groups using the Ki-67 proliferation marker (Klöppel et al. Reviews and Reports 2017), a useful marker for the subclassification of G3 intestinal NETs have not been recommended until now.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Basic Science - Signaling pathways, receptors, biomarkers
Presenting Author: Dr. Franziska Briest