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#2047 IMMUNeOCT Study: The Role of Octreotide LAR in Modulating the Immune Response in Patient with Neuroendocrine Tumors. EudraCT Number 2017-001613-83
Introduction: SSAs are used in the treatment of G1/G2 Neuroendocrine Neoplasms (NEN) in order to control symptoms and induce tumor shrinkage with an excellent tolerability profile. The role of immune response is crucial in defining the clinical response to treatment through the active stimulation of effector cells (T and NK cells) but also through the inhibition of tumor-induced immune suppression. The immune regulatory cells CD4-CD25-expressing Tregs and myeloid cellsMDSC can contribute to disease progression through various mechanisms.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Basic Science - Signaling pathways, receptors, biomarkers
Presenting Author: MD Salvatore Tafuto
#153 Antibody formation against somatostatin analogues with altered biodistribution and dosimetry: a case with implications for PRRT
Introduction: Peptide receptor radionuclide therapy (PRRT) of neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) has emerged as a powerful palliative therapy. I.v. administration of radiolabeled (e.g. Yttrium-90) somatostatin analogues (SA) results in high-dose local irradiation of all tumor sites. The radiolabelled SA accumulates in the tumors through receptor-mediated internalization depending on the expression of somatostatin receptors and the pharmacokinetics of the radiolabelled SA.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Sofie Van Binnebeek
#335 Dosimetry with 111In-octreotide and Coinfusion of Amino Acids in the Prediction of Nephrotoxicity in Neuroendocrine Tumors after PRRT with 90Y-DOTATOC
Introduction: Kidneys are the critical organs in PRRT. A dosimetry protocol was implemented in an ongoing study to estimate the biological effective dose (BED) on the kidneys after 90Y-DOTATOC therapy.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr. Sofie M.D.A. Van Binnebeek
#498 Limitations of Chromogranin A in Clinical Practice
Introduction: Chromogranin-A (CgA) is the most accurate marker for the histological diagnosis of neuroendocrine tumors (NETs). However diagnostic usefulness of circulating CgA is controversial as several conditions, both neoplastic and non-neoplastic, may induce false positive increases of this marker.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Vincenzo Marotta
#528 Trans-Arterial Embolization (TAE) is the Best Locoregional Treatment Option for Patients with Liver Metastases from Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Trans-arterial embolization (TAE) and chemoembolization (TACE) have been shown to be effective in patients (pts) with liver metastases (LM) from gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumor (GEP NET). TAE and TACE goal is to reduce blood flow to the tumor resulting in ischemia and necrosi.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Michela Del Prete
Keywords: TAE, TACE, NET
#540 Diagnositc and Prognostic Role of 68GA-DOTATATE PET in Patients with Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Octreoscan (OS) is currently the gold standard for diagnosis of somatostatin receptor positive NET but it is limited by a lower spatial resolution and physiological uptake noises. DOTATATE is a somatostatin analogue, radiolabelled with 68Ga and adapted for PET imaging.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: DR Francesca Marciello
#541 Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound (CEUS) is a Helpful Tool to Predict the Effectiveness of Somatostatin Analogues in Patients with Liver Metastases From Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Contrast-enhanced ultrasonography (CEUS) allows characterization of the micro-vascularization of tumor lesions. Liver metastases (LM) from neuroendocrine tumors (NET) show a typical pattern on CEUS, consistent with a rapid, intense and homogeneous enhancement (hypervascular pattern) in the arterial phase.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr. Valeria Ramundo
#549 Long-Acting Somatostatin Analogues are Highly Effective in Patients with Early Stage MEN-1-Related Well-Differentiated Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Somatostatin analogues (SSA) represent one of the main therapeutic options in patients affected with functioning well-differentiated neuroendocrine tumors (NET). There are no studies specifically focusing on NET associated to Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia type 1 (MEN-1).
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Antongiulio Faggiano
#586 A Single-Center, Open-Label, Phase II, Proof-of-Concept Study with Pasireotide LAR in patients with progressive medullary thyroid cancer (MTC): preliminary data
Introduction: MTC is a well-differentiated neuroendocrine tumor in which somatostatin receptor (sst) expression is higher for sst1 and sst5 than for sst2.
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Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Antongiulio Faggiano
#701 High Expression of Mammalian Target of Rapamycin (mTOR) in NF1-Related Periampullary Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) is a rare inherited disorder associated with cutaneous lesions and neoplasms in the nervous and gastroenteropancreatic systems, including periampullary NETs. NF1-coded protein, neurofibromin, is a tumor suppressor that negatively regulates the mammalian target of rapamycin (mTOR). Preclinical in vitro and in vivo studies demonstrated a constitutive activation of mTOR pathway associated with significant antineoplastic effects of mTOR inhibitors in NF1-related glial tumor models.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Surgical treatment
Presenting Author: MD Paola Razzore