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#1528 Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma Cell Lines – An Update
Introduction: Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma (MTC) originates from calcitonin-producing neuroendocrine C-cells of the thyroid gland. Mutations in the RET-proto-oncogene are associated with both sporadic and familial MTC. As MTC are poorly responsive to chemo- and radiation- therapy, surgery is the only curative treatment at the moment. The cytogenetics of MTC have been sparsely investigated because the cells are very difficult to cultivate. In the last three decades our research group has established 10 continues cell lines derived from primary tumor and lymph node metastasis of patients with either sporadic or hereditary MTC.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Basic Science - In vitro models, tumor growth, CTCs
Presenting Author: PhD Gert Schwach
#1579 Establishment and Characterization of a Continuous Cell Line from a Human Familial Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma
Introduction: introduction missing
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: ...none of the above
Presenting Author: Roswitha Pfragner
#1115 Cancer Stem Cells in Small Intestine Neuroendocrine Cell Line P-STS: Isolation and Molecular Characterisation
Introduction: Cancer stem cells (CSCs) represent a small subpopulation of tumour cells responsible for invasive tumour growth. Even though the presence of CSCs in neuroendocrine tumours is documented, their role in neuroendocrine tumourigenesis and metastasis is not defined as yet.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Basic Science - In vitro models, tumor growth, CTCs
Presenting Author: Florian Kleinegger
#1156 Characterisation, Measurement and Biodistribution of an Improved Formulation of [Lu-177]-Octreotate
Introduction: Lu-177 can be made with high specific activity and no other isotopes of lutetium present, referred to as “no carrier added” (nca) Lu-177. We have radiolabelled DOTA-conjugated peptide DOTA‐(Tyr3)‐octreotate (Auspep, Melb., AUS) with nca Lu-177 (“nca-LuTATE”) and used it in over 30 administrations in NETs patients.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Imaging (radiology, nuclear medicine, endoscopy)
Presenting Author: Professor Dale Bailey
#2246 Diffuse Idiopathic Pulmonary Neuroendocrine Cell Hyperplasia (DIPNECH): Characterisation of Prevalence and Prognosis in the Pulmonary Carcinoid Population
Introduction: DIPNECH is considered a rare condition and the natural history is poorly described. It is thought to give rise to pulmonary carcinoids (PCs) (>5mm) or tumourlets (≤5mm).
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis- Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Dr Aimee Hayes
Authors: Hayes A, Banks J, Shah H, Luong T V, ...
#1183 Establishment of a New Human Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumour Cell Line
Introduction: The development of new therapeutic strategies for patients with pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours is impaired by the paucity of suitable pre-clinical models. Although the two available tumour cell lines BON and QGP have a neuroendocrine phenotype, the proliferation rate is too high for a well differentiated neuroendocrine tumour.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Basic Science - In vitro models, tumor growth, CTCs
Presenting Author: Dr Joerg Schrader
Authors: Schrader J, Benten D, Rhotert C, Fahl M, ...
#1263 Pretherapy Identification of Patients at Risk of Receiving a High Renal Dose Undergoing Peptide Receptor Radionuclide Therapy
Introduction: 68GaDOTA TATE imaging of patients with neuroendocrine tumours has shown that tumour sequestration is a major factor leading to a sink effect that decreases activity concentration in healthy tissues, particularly the renal parenchyma.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Imaging (radiology, nuclear medicine, endoscopy)
Presenting Author: Dr Steven Goodman
Keywords: dosimetry, PRRT
#1704 Diffusion Weighted Imaging as a Screening Tool in the Detection and Monitoring of Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumours in Patients with Familial Cancer Syndromes.
Introduction: Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours (PNETs) occur at a higher frequency and at a younger age in patients with certain genetic conditions e.g. Von Hippel Lindau and Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia type 1. Screening for early detection and monitoring growth rates of PNETs in these high risk patients is vital in their management. MRI has emerged as the gold standard for imaging the pancreas for the detection of PNETs and diffusion weighted imaging (DWI) has become an invaluable adjunct.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Imaging (radiology, nuclear medicine, endoscopy)
Presenting Author: Dr Carys Jenkins
Authors: Jenkins C, Thomas W, Parry C, Khan M, ...
Keywords: PNET, MRI, VHL, MEN1