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#2275 Analysis of Gene Expression Patterns of Rectum Neuroendocrine Tumors (NET) Versus Healthy Tissue Reveals Alterations in the MAPK and WNT Signaling Pathways
Introduction: The neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) of the rectum are rare but increasing in incidence, by means of improved endoscopic techniques and histological reporting. They often occur as small polypoid lesions and G1, and in most cases an incidental finding at endoscopy.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Basic Science - Signaling pathways, receptors, biomarkers
Presenting Author: Dr. Franziska Briest
#1172 Dual Inhibition of PI3K and mTORC1/C2 by PKI-587 (PF-05212384) as a Promising Therapeutic Option for Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor Disease and Its Effect on AKT-Signaling
Introduction: Gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms (GEP-NEN) are heterogeneous in their clinical behavior and therapeutic options are still not satisfactory. The “crosstalk” of different signaling pathways in NEN cells appears to be more complex as known already. PKI-587 is a highly potent novel dual inhibitor of PI3K and mTORC1/C2.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Basic Science - mTOR and other pathways, signalling, receptors
Presenting Author: Helma Freitag
#1075 Filamin-A Is Required for Somatostatin Receptor 2 (SST2) Stabilization, Signaling and Angiogenesis Regulation in Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Somatostatin receptor type 2 (SST2) is the main pharmacological target for GEP-NETs. A subset of patients is resistant to somatostatin analogs (SSa), although the molecular mechanisms responsible for resistance are poorly understood. Several studies identified cytoskeleton protein as determinant in receptor anchoring and signaling
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Basic Science - mTOR and other pathways, signalling, receptors
Presenting Author: Eleonora Vitali
Keywords: FLNA, SST2, GEP-NET
#1097 Epigenetic Manipulation of the Somatostatin Receptor Type 2 in Neuroendocrine Tumor Cells
Introduction: The somatostatin receptor type 2 (sst2) is a target for treatment in patients with neuroendocrine tumors (NET). However, variability in tumoral sst2 expression might lead to variability in response. Epidrugs could increase sst2 levels and improve response to somatostatin analogues (SSA).
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Basic Science - Genetics, epigenetics, miRNAs
Presenting Author: Marije Jildau Veenstra
Keywords: NET, sst2, epidrug, signaling
#1539 Slit-Robo Signaling Links to Ras Activity to Suppress Metastasis and Is Associated with Time-to-Progression in Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: mRNA signatures of distinct metastatic phenotypes of pancreatic NETs (pNETs) exhibit differences in several components of the Slit-Robo axon guidance system.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Basic Science - mTOR and other pathways, signalling, receptors
Presenting Author: PD Dr. med. Christian Fischer
#1936 The Expression of IGF Signaling Pathway Genes Is Frequently Elevated in Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors, but Is Downregulated in Metastases
Introduction: Studies have implicated EGFR, IGF and mTOR signaling pathways in the regulation of pNET growth. Interpretation of these studies is complex due to tumor subtype heterogeneity and differences in molecular analysis.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Basic Science - Signaling pathways, receptors, biomarkers
Presenting Author: Prof. Dr. Ernst-Jan Speel
#38 Expression of mTOR signaling pathway and effects of mTOR inhibitors on its pathway in human neuroendocrine tumors
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (NET), especially well-differentiated endocrine tumors, are often slow-growing, indolent, and may not become clinically apparent until the manifestations of metastatic spread or carcinoid syndrome. Results of previous studies demonstrated that phosphoinositide 3-kinase (PI3K)/Akt/mTOR signaling pathway may be activated in the great majority of NET cells. mTOR inhibitors are therefore considered effective anti-tumor reagents but they may also induce an activation of PI3K/Akt and MAPK pathways as a compensatory action and reduce their own anti-tumor activities.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Professor Hironobu Sasano
Authors: Iida S, Miki Y, Ono K, Sasano H, ...
#509 Activation of EGFR and c-Met Signaling Pathways in Well-Differentiated Neuroendocrine Tumors of the Small Intestine
Introduction: The biological mechanisms driving midgut carcinoid (MGC) are unknown. The purpose of this study is to explore the role of EGFR and c-Met signaling pathways in the pathogenesis.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Eric Liu
Authors: Liu E, Mikhitarian K, Revetta F, Shi C, ...
#654 Identification of Signaling Pathways Involved in Lung Carcinoid Progression Using Gene Expression Profiling
Introduction: Lung carcinoids are well-differentiated neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) usually associated with a favorable prognosis. Mechanisms underlying progression are poorly understood.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Non digestive NETs (bronchial, MTC, pheochromocytoma)
Presenting Author: MSc Dorian Swarts
#1939 Antiproliferative Effects of Lanreotide in Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors of the lung (BP-NETs, typical (AC) and atypical Carcinoids (ATC)) are rare tumors with heterogeneous behavior and molecular characteristics. For the intermediate proliferating BP-NETs treatment options are limited and unsatisfactory. Somatostatin analogues have not only anti-secretory effects, but also display antiproliferative features, as shown by PROMID and CLARINET trial. Nevertheless, their value in BP-NET is undefined so far.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Basic Science - Signaling pathways, receptors, biomarkers
Presenting Author: PD Dr. Patricia Grabowski