Introduction: Recently pasireotide (PAS) and everolimus (RAD) emerged as potential therapies for neuroendocrine tumors (NETs).
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference 2013 (2013)
Category: Basic Science - In vitro models, tumor growth, CTCs
Presenting Author: Prof. Diego Ferone
Introduction: Among the therapeutic options available for the treatment of neuroendocrine tumors, one targeted therapy, everolimus (RAD) has been approved for advanced progressive pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (pNETs). It improve progression free survival but is not curative. Alterations of the PI3K/Akt/mTOR pathway in pNETs have given the rational for the use of this signaling pathway inhibitors.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference 2016 (2016)
Category: Basic Science - mTOR and other pathways, signalling, receptors
Presenting Author: doctor Corinne Gerard