3 results for "Komoto".
Introduction: Lung carcinoids are neuroendocrine tumors that can be classified as typical (TC) or atypical (AC) carcinoids. Previously, MEN-1 mutations and associated LOH of 11q13 have been implied in tumorigenesis.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Presenting Author: MSc Dorian R.A. Swarts
Introduction: No previous observational studies on the prognosis of advanced gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms (GEP-NENs) [pancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms (PNENs) and gastrointestinal neuroendocrine neoplasms (GI-NENs)] exist in Japan.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Kazuhiro Toriyama
Introduction: Streptozocin (STZ) has been used as a key drug against advanced pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (pNETs). The standard in many countries is a daily STZ regimen combined with 5-fluorouracil administered once daily for 5 days every 6 weeks. However, in Japan, STZ was only covered by insurance beginning in 2015, and STZ is often used as monotherapy, as either a daily or a weekly regimen. There are few reports on STZ monotherapy for pNETs.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Medical treatment - Chemotherapy Somatostatin analogues, Interferon
Presenting Author: MD,PhD Yasunari Sakamoto