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107 results for "death".
#377 Survival and Cause of Death in Patients with Small Bowel Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Small bowel neuroendocrine tumors (SB NETs) have a reported incidence of approximately 0.5-1 per 100 000 population/yr.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Raj Srirajaskanthan
#1436 Up-Regulation of the Immunoregulatory Enzyme Indoleamine-2,3-Dioxygenase (IDO) with Consecutive Tryptophan Depletion Predicts Death in Patients with Neuroendocrine Neoplasia
Introduction: Data from a considerable number of malignancies demonstrate that depletion of the essential amino acid tryptophan via induction of the immuno-regulatory enzyme Indoleamine-2,3-dioxygenase (IDO) serves as an important tumour escape strategy and is of prognostical importance.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Biomarkers
Presenting Author: Dr René Pschowski
Authors: Pschowski R, Pape U F, Fusch G, Jann H, ...
#119 Valproic acid induces apoptosis-mediated cell death of the ileal carcinoid cell line GOT1
Introduction: Downregulation of tumor suppressor genes, evasion from apoptosis, and reduced differentiation are hallmarks of cancer that can be due to abnormal epigenetic control. Histone deacetylase (HDAC) is an enzyme involved in the deacetylation of histone proteins, resulting in chromatin remodelling and altered gene transcription. HDAC inhibitors are emerging as useful anticancer drugs.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Yvonne Arvidsson
Authors: Arvidsson Y, Ahlman H, Nilsson O, ...
#741 Lanreotide Activity and Synergy in Combination with Targeted Agents in Gastrointestinal Neuroendocrine Tumors (GI-NET): Ex Vivo Analysis of Programmed Cell Death (EVA/PCD) in GI-NETs Isolated from Patients with Advanced Disease
Introduction: Somatostatin receptor ligation can affect vascular signals, induce apoptosis and provide objective responses in some GI-NET patients.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Medical treatment - SMS analogues, interferon
Presenting Author: Nick Brown
#160 The role of T-type calcium channels in medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC): T-type calcium channel blockers inhibit hormone secretion and induce apoptotic cell death in a human MTC cell line
Introduction: Medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) accounts for approximately 5-10% of thyroid cancers. In the case of tumors limited to the thyroid gland, the prognosis is generally favorable, whereas 5-year survival averages only 40% in patients with metastatic disease. In these patients, conventional chemotherapy only occasionally leads to a complete response and partial responses are observed in less than 30% of the cases. Therefore, intense efforts are currently directed toward the identification of new druggable targets for the treatment of this devastating disease.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Dr Rosario Pivonello
#502 Bifunctional ShRNAimPDX-1 Therapy Prevents Hypoglycemic Death From Insulinoma in Mice
Introduction: PDX-1 is a novel molecular target for insulinoma. Bi-functional shRNAi platform has been developed that results in a more effective targeted gene knockdown.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Dr F Charles Brunicardi
Authors: Liu S, Wang Z, Shahi K, Rao D, ...
#1164 Survival and Predictors of Death for Patients with Bronchopulmonary Carcinoids in a Danish Tertiary NET Center
Introduction: Bronchopulmonary carcinoids (BC) represent 1% of lung cancers and comprise typical (TC) and atypical carcinoids (AC).
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: MD Linda Skibsted Kornerup
Authors: Kornerup L S, Dam G, Grønbæk H, ...
#36 A monocentric analysis of patients with pulmonary neuroendocrine tumors over 15 years: long term survival and life quality dependent from histological subtypes and surgical management
Introduction: Pulmonary neuroendocrine tumors substantially differ from epithelial tumors in terms of tumor biology and prognosis. In specialized interdisciplinary centers, a broad therapeutical armentarium can be used to achieve optimal treatment.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Prof. Johannes N Hoffmann
Authors: Zahn S, Hornung H, Schick K S, Winter H, ...
#84 Rare association between pancreatic insulinoma and Graves's disease: fortune or misfortune?
Introduction: In spite of low frequency ( 4 cases in 1 million population), insulimoma is a significant pathology because hypoglycemia causes severe neurologic lesions and death.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Carmen Barbu
Authors: Barbu C, Stefan C, Miron A, Giulea C, ...
#831 Overall Survival (OS) as a Function of the Number of Therapeutic Lines in Patients with Well-Differentiated Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors (WDpNET)
Introduction: At least 9 therapeutic options are now available for unresectable WDpNET patients. Whether all lines can be administrated before tumor or toxic-related deaths is currently unknown.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Medical treatment - Others
Presenting Author: Amandine Berdelou
Keywords: pNets