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#603 Role of Semaphorins and Their Signaling Pathway in the Progression of Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors (GEP-NETs)
Introduction: Semaphorin family, a part of axon guidance molecules, is involved in many types of epithelial cancers. However, little is known about its potential function in GEP-NETs.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Basic Science - mTOR and other pathways, signalling, receptors
Presenting Author: Colette Roche
#604 Expression of Netrin-1 and its Receptors in pNETs
Introduction: Netrin-1, a member of axon guidance molecules, and its dependence receptors (DCC, UNC5, neogenin) is involved in several cancer types (breast, neuroblastoma, colon etc) but its role in pNETs remains unknown.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Descriptive epidemiology
Presenting Author: Colette Roche
#1166 mTOR Pathway Inhibition Sensitizes Insulinoma Cells to Streptozotocin Induced Apoptosis
Introduction: Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (pNETs) are generally chemoresistants probably due to low proliferation rate and defects in apoptotic pathway. Targeted therapies are new encouraging options for pNETs however; clinical trials show limited objective response. Combination of chemotherapy and targeted therapy could be a new solution in therapeutic care. Streptozotocin (STZ) is the 1st line of therapy for unresectable pNETs.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Basic Science - mTOR and other pathways, signalling, receptors
Presenting Author: Cécile Vercherat
#1707 Implication of Neuropilin-2 in the Progression of Small Intestinal Neuroendocrine Tumors: Towards a Promising Therapeutic Target?
Introduction: Small intestinal neuroendocrine tumors (siNETs) are rare tumors that raise several clinical and therapeutic challenges. Current treatments are not efficient, in part because of a poor understanding of their mechanisms of progression. We recently highlighted some axon guidance molecules (AGMs) that might be implicated in the progression of siNETs. Among them, we are currently focusing our efforts on the semaphorin 3F receptor neuropilin-2 (NRP2).
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Basic Science - Signaling pathways, receptors, biomarkers
Presenting Author: Ph.D Julien Bollard
Keywords: siNETs, progression, NRP2