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13 results for "Physiology".
#2002 Pulmonary Function Test Physiology and Progression in Diffuse Idiopathic Pulmonary Neuroendocrine Cell Hyperplasia
Introduction: Diffuse idiopathic pulmonary neuroendocrine cell hyperplasia (DIPNECH) is a rare condition characterised by a generalised proliferation of pulmonary neuroendocrine cells within the respiratory epithelium. Little is known of its affects on pulmonary function both at the time of diagnosis and prospectively.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference 2018 (2018)
Category: Non digestive NETs (bronchial, thymic, others) - diagnosis and therapy
Presenting Author: Joseph Barlow
Authors: Barlow J, Ryan D, Mansoor W, Howell M, ...
#790 Cerebellar and hypothalamic regulation of vestibular compensation after unilateral labyrinthectomy in rat
Introduction: The mechanisms of inhibitory regulation of neuronal activity of the vestibular system in health and in the vestibular compensation (VC) occurred with participation of the cerebellum, while non-cerebellar pathways are essential in restoring the stability of visual orientation during movement.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference 2014 (2014)
Category: Basic Science - In vitro models, tumor growth, CTCs
Presenting Author: MS, PhD Larisa Manukyan
Authors: Manukyan L, ...
#1572 Study of the Biological Significance of the IGF-IEc (MGF) in Well and Poorly Differentiated Neuroendocrine Neoplasms
Introduction: Insulin-like growth factor-I (IGF-I) has a key role in cell proliferation, differentiation, migration, and survival. Different IGF-I mRNA transcripts, such as IGF-IEc (mechano growth factor, MGF), are produced by alternative splicing. MGF has been implicated in muscle regeneration process as well as in the pathophysiology of various types of cancer.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference 2016 (2016)
Category: Pathology, grading, staging
Presenting Author: MD Krystallenia Alexandraki
#160 The role of T-type calcium channels in medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC): T-type calcium channel blockers inhibit hormone secretion and induce apoptotic cell death in a human MTC cell line
Introduction: Medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) accounts for approximately 5-10% of thyroid cancers. In the case of tumors limited to the thyroid gland, the prognosis is generally favorable, whereas 5-year survival averages only 40% in patients with metastatic disease. In these patients, conventional chemotherapy only occasionally leads to a complete response and partial responses are observed in less than 30% of the cases. Therefore, intense efforts are currently directed toward the identification of new druggable targets for the treatment of this devastating disease.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Dr Rosario Pivonello
#339 Focal Nesidioblastosis in an Adult
Introduction: Nesidioblastosis is an uncommon cause of persistent hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia (PHH) in adults. Although it is well-described in infants, the pathophysiology in adults is poorly understood.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Prof.Dr. Zafer N Canturk
Authors: Simsek T, Utkan Z, Canturk Z, Canturk Z, ...
#626 Preliminary Results of a Nationwide Survey of Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors in von Hippel–Lindau Disease in Japan
Introduction: von Hippel–Lindau disease (VHL) is an intractable disease characterized by various tumors including pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (PNET).
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference 2013 (2013)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Dr. Hisato Igarashi
#828 Challenging in Predicting Response in Treatment of Neuroendocrine Pancreatic Tumors: Nutritional Factors
Introduction: Neuroendocrine pancreatic tumors (NEPT) include a heterogeneous neoplasms group in pathophysiology, clinical manifestations, treatment and prognosis.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference 2014 (2014)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Prognosis
Presenting Author: MD Cristina Tejera
#1860 Carcinoid Heart Disease (CHD): Prognostic Value of 5-HIAA and Impact on Survival – A Systematic Literature Review
Introduction: CHD is a life threatening complication of carcinoid syndrome. Its exact pathophysiology is uncertain but several studies have identified serotonin as a potential key mediator. The amount of serotonin production can be assessed by the dosage of its metabolite 5-HIAA in urine or plasma.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference 2017 (2017)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Prognosis
Presenting Author: Marion Feuilly
Authors: Haig J, Kohli M, Pastor L, Feuilly M, ...
#2692 Development of Ex-Vivo Models of Metastatic Neuroendocrine Neoplasms
Introduction: The lack of relevant in-vivo and in-vitro models has precluded investigations of the pathophysiology of metastatic NENs. Organotypic tumour slices retain the complexity of tumours in-vivo without extensive manipulation of the tissue.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Basic Science - In vitro models, tumor growth, CTCs
Presenting Author: Dr Raj Srirajaskanthan
#2701 Assessing the Gaps in Experience and Knowledge of Australian Primary Health Care Professionals (GPs), in Treating and Caring for the Increasing Number of Australian Neuroendocrine Tumour (NET) Patients
Introduction: Conservatively,the incidence of NETs is 7 / 000' p.a, however,the prevalence of patients living with NETs is higher,40/000',making it the 2nd most common GI malignancy after colorectal cancer.Patients are living longer,however,with impaired quality of life.Management of debilitating symptoms such as diarrhoea,fatigue,anxiety,and flushing are complex and heterogenous.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Trials in Progress/Trials in Concept
Presenting Author: Simone Leyden
Authors: Leyden S, Cummins M, Wakelin K, ...