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#1770 Cytokines as Predictive Factors of Response to Somatostatin Analogues in Patients with Neuroendocrine Tumour
Introduction: The somatostatin analogues are a major therapeutic advance in neuroendocrine tumor (NET) treatment and have multiple modulatory effects on the immune system.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Basic Science - Signaling pathways, receptors, biomarkers
Presenting Author: Concetta Sciammarella
Introduction: Carcinoid heart disease (CHD), a complication of NETs, is characterized by right heart fibrotic lesions. In addition to serotonin, cytokines and growth factors with fibrogenic properties may play a role.
Presenting Author: MD, PhD Deidi S. Bergestuen