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11 results for "Liço".
#1483 Biomarker and Target Identification in GEP-NET: From in Silico Prediction to Validation on Patient Tissues
Introduction: Gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (GEP-NETs) are a heterogeneous group of tumors. Somatostatin agonist treatment has a key role in the management of GEP-NET. However, the prognosis of these tumors varies between individuals. There is, therefore, a need to identify novel prognostic and predictive biomarkers of therapeutic efficacy, as well as to propose novel therapeutic strategies.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Biomarkers
Presenting Author: Pascale Plas
Keywords: GPCR, miR
#1326 Clinical Nurse Specialist in NET Patients at Institut Català d’ Oncologia - ICO
Introduction: A Functional Unit model brings together multidisciplinary professionals participating in a committee. Its aim is to optimize diagnostic and therapeutic intervals, get consensus on the best-individual treatment option & best evidence. Our unit-NET, was establish 10 years ago & last 4 got a clinical nurse specialist-CNS
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: ...none of the above
Presenting Author: RN, PhDcandidate Paz Fernandez
Keywords: Clinical nurse
#274 An Unexpected Diagnosis
Introduction: Paragangliomas (PGL) are defined as rare tumors arising from extra-adrenal sympathetic and parasympathetic paraganglia and malignant paragangliomas are defined by the presence of metastases.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr.ssa Chiara Martini
#543 Endoscopic Ultrasound-Guided Fine Needle Tissue Acquisition (EUS-FNTA) Using a 19-G Needle for Histological Grading of Pancreatic Endocrine Tumors (PETs): A Prospective Study
Introduction: EUS-FNTA is increasingly used in the diagnosis of pancreatic endocrine tumors (PETs). Ki-67 expression, an important prognostic factor according to the WHO classification, is difficult to be determined on cytological specimens.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Prof Laura De Marinis
Authors: Larghi A, Fusco A, Bianchi A, Lugli F, ...
Keywords: EUS, Ki-67, grading, pancreas
#1132 177Lu-Dotatate Re-Treatment in G1-G2 Gastro-Entero-Pancreatic (GEP) NETs
Introduction: PRRT is a valid and well tollerated therapy for G1-G2GEP-NETs. A median PFS of >22 mo. has been reported after PRRT and OS of > 5 years is frequent.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: PRRT-Ablative therapies-Endoscopic treatment
Presenting Author: MD Maddalena Sansovini
#1207 A Novel MEN1 Gene Variant in a Sporadic Case of Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1
Introduction: Multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN1) is an autosomal dominant disorder characterised by the occurrence of hyperparathyroidism, pituitary adenomas and duodeno-pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours (NETs). Germline mutations of the MEN1 gene are identified in up to 87% of MEN1 families and 82% of isolated MEN1 cases.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: MD Donato Iacovazzo
#2141 Potential Role of SST5TMD4-Derived Peptides in the Malignancy of Neuroendocrine Tumors and Other Endocrine-Related Cancer Cells
Introduction: Extracellular fragments derived from membrane receptors can play relevant functional roles in certain tumoral pathologies and could provide novel diagnostic or therapeutic tools. We have identified a novel truncated somatostatin receptor type 5 variant, sst5TMD4, which is overexpressed and functionally active in different endocrine-related cancers, including neuroendocrine tumors (NETs). Interestingly, sst5TMD4 has 4 transmembrane domains and its C-terminal tail is consequently exposed towards the extracellular matrix, and could, therefore, be the substrate for proteolytic enzymes.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Basic Science - Signaling pathways, receptors, biomarkers
Presenting Author: Sergio Pedraza-Arévalo
#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, ...
#585 Global microRNA profiling of small intestine neuroendocrine tumors (SI-NETs) and establishment of a method to study serum microRNA expression from the same tumors
Introduction: MicroRNAs (miRNAs) are important post-transcriptional regulatorsin biological processes and function either as tumor suppressors or oncogenes.
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Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Su-Chen Li
Authors: Li S C, Martijn C, Essaghir A, Lloyd R, ...
#838 Succinate Dehydrogenase Subunit B (SDHB) Immunohistochemistry Should Not Replace Clinical Genetic Testing for SDHx Mutations in Patients with Pheochromocytoma and Paraganglioma
Introduction: Mutations in any of the subunits of the succinate dehydrogenase (SDH) complex predispose to PCC/PGL. Knowing the germline mutation is important for surveillance for recurrence, metastatic disease or more primary tumors and for screening affected family members. Expression of SDHB protein by immunohistochemistry (IHC) has been proposed as a surrogate marker for SDHx mutation status, with absent or decreased expression of SDHB suggesting the presence of a germline SDHB mutation or disruption of the SDH complex by mutation in another subunit.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Non digestive NETs (bronchial, MTC, pheochromocytoma)
Presenting Author: Lauren Fishbein