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#189 Matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs) and Tissue Inhibitors of Matrix Metalloproteinases (TMIPs) in GEP NET Patients – A Potential Prognostic Biomarkers for Metastases
Introduction: MMPs have the ability to degrade the extracellular matrix and are responsible for tumor invasion and metastases. Higher TIMP-1 levels are associated with low survival rate in some types of cancer.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Jolanta Blicharz-Dorniak
#855 Extrapulmonary Small Cell Neuroendocrine Carcinoma of the Colon in an 18-Year-Old Girl
Introduction: Extrapulmonary small cell carcinoma (EPSCC) is a very rare aggressive malignant tumor typical for older age. Prognosis of EPSCC remains very poor, with three years OS 38% and five years OS less than 13%. The median survival for GI localised EPSCC is only five months. Initial extent of disease is the most sensitive prognostic factor.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: MD, PhD Viera - Bajciova
Authors: Bajciova V, Kren L, Oltova A, ...
#1010 Soluble VCAM-1 and Its Relation to Clinical Staging and Histological Grading in Neuroendocrine Neoplasms (NENs)
Introduction: Cellular adhesion molecules play an important role in tumor progression and metastasis.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Biomarkers
Presenting Author: MD PhD Violetta Rosiek
#1886 Effect of Treatment with Prolonged-Release Somatostatin Analogues on the Concentration of Serum Fibrosis Markers in Patients with Carcinoid Syndrome.
Introduction: A fibrosis is a major local and/or distant complication of neuroendocrine tumours (NETs) of the small intestine secreting serotonin. Tumour cells produce connective tissue growth factor CTGF and transforming growth factor TGFα and TGFβ which locally stimulate fibrosis and cause distant fibrosis.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Medical treatment - SMS analogues, interferon
Presenting Author: MD Wanda Foltyn