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#2691 Somatostatin Analogs in Patients with Zollinger Ellison Syndrome (ZES): An Observational Study
Introduction: Zollinger Ellison syndrome (ZES) is a rare syndrome caused by gastrin hypersecretion from a primary neuroendocrine tumor (NET), usually located within the duodenum or into the pancreas. Gastrinomas have two important treatment goal: the control of the gastrin-excess state and the control of tumor growth.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Medical treatment - Chemotherapy Somatostatin analogues, Interferon
Presenting Author: dr Sara Massironi
#96 Expression of components of the mTOR pathway in gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors
Introduction: Recently, the mammalian target of rapamycin (mTOR) inhibitors have entered late phase clinical trials in a broad variety of solid human malignancies, including neuroendocrine tumors (NETs). Since these drugs will certainly be used as routine therapeutics in the near future, it is surprising that information on the exact expression patterns of mTOR and its downstream target 4EBP1 in NETs is still lacking.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Atsuko Kasajima
#110 Slug represents an important regulator of E-cadherin expression in neuroendocrine tumor cells of the pancreas
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors of the pancreas form an inhomogenous group of epithelial neoplasms. They differ from other types of pancreatic cancers by showing an extended survival of patients, which is due to a mostly slow proliferation rate of the tumor. However, some of these neuroendocrine tumors are characterized by an early onset of metastases, which cannot be predicted by any available method. The epithelial to mesenchymal transition (EMT) represents a central part of cell migration and metastasis. During EMT, cells loosen their cellular contacts, leave the tissue, and become migrating single cells. One of the integral compounds of cell adhesion represents the E-cadherin adhesion module, which contains mostly E-cadherin and several catenins. A loss of this adhesion module is associated with tumor progression, migration and metastasis in many types of cancer.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Dr Alexander König
#318 The SEER as a Prophet: Epidemiological Analysis as a Harbinger of Evolving Priorities in Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Neoplasia
Introduction: Previous epidemiology analysis of tumor registries established that gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms (GEP-NETs) were both more prevalent, and more malignant, than previously recognized.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr. Mark Kidd
#952 Non-Functional Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors (PNETs) with Transformation to Insulinoma: An Esoteric Presentation of a Rare Disease
Introduction: Most pNETs are usually non-functioning. Rarely, a non-functioning tumor can undergo biological transformation to a functioning tumor with subsequent changes in its clinical features.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference 2014 (2014)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: MD Msc Avital Nahmias
Keywords: pNET, everolimus
#957 Outcome Predictors of Gastrinomas: The Role of ENETS Staging, Grading and Interdisciplinary Treatment
Introduction: Gastrinomas are rare neuroendocrine neoplasias (NEN) presenting with Zollinger‐Ellison‐syndrome (ZES).
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference 2014 (2014)
Category: Pathology, grading, staging
Presenting Author: M.A. Stephan Felder
Authors: Felder S, Jann H, Tischer E, Pascher A, ...
#997 Comparison of Different Diagnostic Methods for the Assessment of Progression in Patients with Neuroendocrine Tumors (NET)
Introduction: Different imaging and laboratory methods are used to evaluate patients with NET.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference 2014 (2014)
Category: Imaging (radiology, nuclear medicine, endoscopy)
Presenting Author: Florian Keplinger
#1180 A Novel Human Cell Line from Familial Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma
Introduction: Cell lines from hereditary medullary thyroid carcinomas (MTC) are very rare, therefore, there is a substantial need to establish new cell lines. Here, we present a novel familial MTC (FMTC) cell line, designated SCHWE.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference 2015 (2015)
Category: Basic Science - Genetics, epigenetics, miRNAs
Presenting Author: Roswitha Pfragner
#1551 Establishment and Characterization of Three GEP-NEC Cell Lines for In Vitro and In Vivo Studies
Introduction: To date chemotherapeutic concepts applying cisplatin/etoposide for the treatment of highly aggressive GEP-NEC do not provide convincing results. Thus, there is an urgent need for NEC cell line models that provide a reliable experimental system in identifying novel therapeutic targets.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference 2016 (2016)
Category: Basic Science - In vitro models, tumor growth, CTCs
Presenting Author: Dr. Andreas Krieg
Authors: Krieg A, Riemer J C, Dizdar L, Mersch S, ...
Keywords: GEP-NEC
#1563 Impact of Early Surgery on Prognosis in Advanced Gastro-entero-pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumours (GEP-NET)
Introduction: In gastro-entero-pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours (GEP-NET) the role of surgery remains to be determined.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference 2016 (2016)
Category: Surgical treatment
Presenting Author: MD Patrizia Kump