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5 results for "Rivera".
#25 Predictors of response to radio-embolization (TheraSphere ®) treatment of neuro-endocrine liver metastasis
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (NET) frequently metastasize to the liver. Most patients have diffuse, and therefore incurable, disease. NET liver metastasis has been shown to respond to yttrium-90 microspheres therapy. This study aims to define factors that predict response to radio-embolization in patients with NET liver metastases.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr. Mazen Hassanain
#788 A Novel Animal Model for Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma
Introduction: Medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) is a neuroendocrine cancer originating from calcitonin-producing C-cells. Surgical resection is the most effective treatment currently available. Understanding the molecular pathways mediating MTC is crucial for the development of novel therapies. Cyclin-dependent kinase 5 (Cdk5) and its activators, p35 and p25, have recently been implicated in MTC etiology. P25 is a cleavage product of p35 and the binding of p25 to Cdk5 leads to aberrant Cdk5 activity.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference 2013 (2013)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Dr Karine Pozo
Authors: Pozo K, Castro-Rivera E, Tan C, Siegl V, ...
Keywords: thyroid, Cdk5
#3016 DLL3 Is Expressed in GEP-Neuroendocrine Neoplasms with Loss of RB1 and Has Prognostic Significance
Introduction: The negative notch regulator DLL3 has gained increasing attention in tumors with neuroendocrine features, in particular SCLC, LCNEC and neuroendocrine prostate cancer, both as prognostic marker and candidate therapeutic target. No data are available on the expression of DLL3 in gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms (GEP-NENs).
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Basic Science - Signaling pathways, receptors, biomarkers
Presenting Author: PhD Chiara Liverani
#3025 Phase-II Trials of Pazopanib in Metastatic Neuroendocrine Neoplasia (NEN): A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
Introduction: Several Phase-II trials have been designed to evaluate Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitor (TKI) and in particular Pazopanib in Neuroendocrine Neoplasia (NEN) but it’s efficacy is not yet demonstrated in a randomized Phase III trial.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Medical treatment - Targeted therapies
Presenting Author: Dr. Alberto Bongiovanni
#3029 Adrenocortical Carcinoma Metastasic in Adult on Complete Response with EDP-M and Local Therapy: A Single Case Report
Introduction: Adrenocortical carcinoma (ACC) in adults is a rare tumor (incidence 0.7-2/1000000/year). Median overall survival is 3-4 years and five-year survival is 0-28% in metastatic disease. The only curative therapy is complete surgical resection, plus adjuvant therapy depending on poor prognostic factors (ENSAT stage III, R1 resection or Ki67>10%). Both recurrent oligometastatic disease and patients who respond to systemic treatment (ST), a radical approach with surgery or local therapy (LT) may be treatment options.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Case reports
Presenting Author: Rocío Morales Herrero