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#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
#65 Deletions of 11q21-q25 are associated with atypical lung carcinoids and a poor clinical outcome
Introduction: Lung carcinoids comprise a group of smoking-unrelated neuroendocrine tumors, which can be classified in typical (TC) and atypical (AC) carcinoids. Classification is complex and its accuracy to predict disease outcome is variable. In a previous array comparative genomic hybridization (arrayCGH) study, we showed that the average number of chromosomal alterations (≥ 1Mb) was significantly higher in ACs than in TCs (512 v. 226 per tumor) and that the most common region of chromosome loss was 11q21-q25 (Neuroendocrinology 2009;90:136-137).
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: MSc Dorian RA Swarts
#2293 Genomic and Transcriptomic Characterization of Aggressive Well Differentiated Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors (WD PanNET)
Introduction: While the genomic and transcriptomic landscape of low proliferating PanNET have been well studied, pathways driving aggressive WD PanNET are still unclear.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Basic Science - Genetics, epigenetics, miRNAs, Omics
Presenting Author: Dr Jerome Cros
#1490 Even Malignant Appendiceal Neuroendocrine Tumors Exhibit No Recurrent Chromosomal Alterations
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) of the midgut are located in the ileum (iNET), caecum or appendix (aNET). Despite of the similar origin, NETs of the ileum and the appendix behave remarkably different. iNETs show high malignant potential, which manifests with early lymph node or liver metastases. Genetically, the loss of chromosome 18 (Ch18) in 60-74% of cases is the most frequent alteration in iNETs. aNETs are often incidental findings, rarely show metastases, and no chromosomal alterations are known.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Basic Science - Genetics, epigenetics, miRNAs
Presenting Author: Maike Nieser
Keywords: NET
#1245 Identification of Response Predictors to Temozolomide-Based Chemotherapy
Introduction: Capecitabine and temozolomide are active in the treatment of metastatic pNETs, with response rates ranging from 30% to 70%. Several small retrospective series have suggested that MGMT deficiency may predict response to temozolomide, however expression of MGMT has not been validated as a predictive biomarker. Cytotoxic chemotherapy is thought to be most active in aggressive tumors, however the ki-67 index has not been formally evaluated as a predictive factor. It is unclear whether chromosomal instability (which correlates with alternate lengthening of telomeres) predicts response.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Biomarkers
Presenting Author: Dr. Mauro Cives
#1131 M-TORC1 Complex Is Significantly Over-Activated in SDHx-Mutated Paragangliomas
Introduction: The activation patterns of mTOR pathway in sporadic and hereditary pheochromocytomas (PCC) and paragangliomas (PGL) are poorly recognized.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Basic Science - mTOR and other pathways, signalling, receptors
Presenting Author: MD, PhD Marco Volante
Keywords: PCC, PGL, mTOR, SDHx
#1523 Multiregion Analysis Reveal Evolutionary Patterns and a Chromosomal Instability Signature in Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumours
Introduction: Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (PNETs) are potentially lethal diseases that show variable degrees of proliferation and invasiveness. Although genetic subgroups have been suggested to give prognostic information the impact of clonal evolution to the development and outcome of PNETs remains unexplored.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Basic Science - Genetics, epigenetics, miRNAs
Presenting Author: Joakim Crona
#362 Succinate Dehydrogenase (SDH) Complex Expression in Pancreatic Endocrine Tumours (PETs)
Introduction: Absence of SDH subunit D (SDHD) mutations were reported by Perren et al (Oncogene 2002) but loss of heterozigosity (LOH) was described in 29% of the PETs. Since SDHD gene may depict a form of genomic imprinting in neuroendocrine (NE) tissue, the reported LOH may drive activation of the hypoxia pathway. Taking advantage from the immunohistochemical (IHC) method for genetic triage we may deduce the mutational status of SDH subunits (A, B, C and D) based on IHC SDHB expression. These subunits are striking candidates as they are mutated in other NE neoplasias.
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Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Mr João Vinagre
Authors: Vinagre J, Preto J, Soares P, Lopes J M, ...
Keywords: PETs SDH LOH
#856 DAXX and ATRX Loss Defines Chromosomal Instability and Poor Outcome in Pancreatic NET
Introduction: Chromosomal Instability (CIN) has been reported in pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (pNETs) with poor outcome. However, no specific genetic background has been associated with CIN. Whole exome sequencing revealed mutations in DAXX (Death domain associated protein gene) and ATRX (ATR-X gene) in 40% of pNETs. DAXX and ATRX mutations in pNETs are associated with Alternative Lengthening of Telomeres (ALT) activation.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: ...none of the below
Presenting Author: PhD Ilaria Marinoni
Keywords: pNET, Daxx, Atrx, ALT, CIN
#1491 Do Medical Oncology Services Receive More Patients with Neuroendocrine Tumors? Assessment of This Tendency and Reflections About Its Aid Complexity
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors meant a change in the clinical practice, multidisciplinary approach (MA) is the gold standard today.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Descriptive epidemiology
Presenting Author: Carmen Salvador
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