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6 results for "Freiman".
#121 Serotonin synthesis inhibitors: a novel approach for managing gastrointestinal symptoms in carcinoid syndrome
Introduction: Carcinoid syndrome (CS) occurs when metastatic carcinoid tumors secrete large amounts of serotonin (5-HT) and other bioactive substances into systemic circulation, causing a variety of symptoms, including GI symptoms such as profound diarrhea. Reduction in 5-HT production by the tumor would be expected to improve symptoms in patients with CS.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Jay L Mitchell
#394 Efficacy of Telotristat Etiprate in Refractory Carcinoid Syndrome: Results of a Randomized, Placebo-controlled, Multicenter Study
Introduction: Diarrhea associated with carcinoid syndrome (CS) has been attributed to excess serotonin. Telotristat etiprate is an oral serotonin synthesis inhibitor that decreases peripheral serotonin production.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr. Matthew Kulke
#396 Telotristat Etiprate Produces Clinical and Biochemical Responses in Patients with Symptomatic Carcinoid Syndrome: Preliminary Results of an Ongoing Phase 2, Multicenter, Open-label, Serial-ascending, European Study
Introduction: Excess serotonin (5-HT) may cause gastrointestinal (GI) symptoms (e.g., diarrhea) in carcinoid syndrome (CS) patients. Telotristat etiprate is an oral serotonin synthesis inhibitor designed to reduce peripheral 5-HT levels and alleviate GI distress.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Marianne E Pavel
#661 Telotristat Etiprate Produces Clinical and Biochemical Responses in Patients with Carcinoid Syndrome: Results of a Phase 2, Multicenter, Open-label, Serial-Ascending Study
Introduction: Excess serotonin (5-HT) in patients (pts) with carcinoid syndrome (CS) is associated with symptoms including increased bowel movement (BM) frequency.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Medical treatment - Others
Presenting Author: Marianne Pavel
#833 The Chemokine Receptor CXCR4 – Differential Expression in Bronchopulmonary Neuroendocrine Neoplasms
Introduction: The CXCR4 is a plasma membrane chemokine receptor, which is involved in organogenesis, hematopoiesis and inflammation. Additionally, an over-expression is described for many neoplastic tissues. Here, an involvement in tumor progression, metastasis, adaptation to hypoxia and in stem cell survival is postulated.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Biomarkers
Presenting Author: Christiane Anne Reimann
#1162 Comparative Marker Assessment in Small Cell Lung Cancer with Good and Poor Prognosis
Introduction: Small cell lung cancers (SCLC) are highly aggressive and poorly differentiated neuroendocrine neoplasms which comprise ̴̴̴15 % of all lung malignancies.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Prognosis
Presenting Author: Lydia Schmidt