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53 results for "eukaryotic translation initiation".
#1320 Are eIFs Ingredients for Neuroendocrine Tumorigenesis?
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) develop in almost any organ, therefore they are a very heterogeneous group of tumors. One of the major activities in every cell is the translation of mRNA to the corresponding protein, which plays an important role in cancer development. Crucial for this translation process are eukaryotic initiation factors (eIFs), which are themselves regulated by the mammalian target of Rapamycin (mTOR)-pathway. Mutation or deregulated expression of eIFs influences cell growth and proliferation, contributing to carcinogenesis. The incidence of NETs has increased fivefold over the last three decades.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference 2016 (2016)
Category: Basic Science - mTOR and other pathways, signalling, receptors
Presenting Author: MSc. Nadine Gantenbein
#726 Expression and Phosphorilation of mTOR Pathway and Antitumor Activity of mTOR Inhibitors in Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: The mammalian target of rapamycin (mTOR) is a protein kinase involved in the control of cancer cell metabolism, growth and proliferation. The mTOR pathway has attracted broad scientific and clinical interest, particularly in light of the ongoing clinical cancer trials with mTOR inhibitors in pts with neuroendocrine tumors (NETs). To identify the best candidates for treatment with mTOR inhibitors is challenging.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference 2013 (2013)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Concetta Sciammarella
#1307 Expression of m-TOR Pathway Components in Gastric Neuroendocrine Neoplasms: A Pilot Study
Introduction: The mammalian target of rapamycin (mTOR) signaling pathway plays a key role in the regulation of cell proliferation, protein synthesis and neuroendocrine tumor growth.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference 2016 (2016)
Category: Pathology, grading, staging
Presenting Author: Vera Delektorskaya
#2801 IMMUNeOCT: OCT LAR in the Induction of Immunologic Response in Patients with Neuroendocrine Neoplasms (NENs): A Perspective Observational and Translational Study (EudraCT2017-001613-83)
Introduction: The possible impact of octreotide (OCT) Long-Acting Release (LAR) on the immune system regulation is largely unexplored.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Biomarkers
Presenting Author: MD Alessandro Ottaiano
#3009 OPERA: Observational Study of Perception of Information and Quality of Life in Patients with Gastroenteropancreatic NeuroEndocrine TumoRs Starting LAnreotide Autogel–Baseline Characteristics
Introduction: Information provided to patients (pts) with neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) about burden and treatment proposed may influence pts’ adherence to treatment, outpatient monitoring and quality of life (QoL), but can also cause anxiety.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: PhD Delphine Gueguen
#2750 Progression-Free Survival and Clinical Outcomes with Long-Term Use of Telotristat Ethyl in US Clinical Practice
Introduction: Treatment of advanced neuroendocrine tumors aims to relieve symptoms and suppress tumor growth. Primary findings from the TELEACE study suggested telotristat ethyl (TE) may reduce tumor size and impact tumor growth.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Medical treatment - Chemotherapy Somatostatin analogues, Interferon
Presenting Author: David C. Metz
Authors: Metz D C, Liu E, Joish V N, Huynh L, ...
#2757 Effectiveness of Lanreotide 120 mg (LAN) in Patients with Locally Advanced or Metastatic Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumours (panNET) in Routine Clinical Practice
Introduction: PanNETs are the second most common type of tumour of the pancreas. Most patients have metastatic disease at diagnosis with median survival ranges from 2 to 5 years. Somatostatin analogs (SSAs) control symptoms and reduce tumour growth in panNET. In the panNET subgroup of the CLARINET study, lanreotide autogel 120 mg reduced the relative risk of progression or death by more than 40% compared with placebo at week 96.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Trials in Progress/Trials in Concept
Presenting Author: doctor Guillermo de La Cruz
#2783 Use of Plasma Proteins to Predict Progressive Disease in Patients with Small Intestinal Neuroendocrine Tumours
Introduction: Prediction of progression in small intestinal neuroendocrine tumors (SI-NET).
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Biomarkers
Presenting Author: MD PhD Roger Belusa
#2796 Avelumab for Advanced Merkel Cell Carcinoma in the Netherlands; A Nationwide Survey
Introduction: Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC) is a rare, tumor of the skin associated with high recurrence rates and poor survival. Clinical trials have shown activity of checkpoint inhibitors targeting programmed death-(ligand)-1 (PD-(L)1). Avelumab is the only PD-L1 inhibitor that has been approved in the Netherlands for advanced/metastatic MCC (mMCC).
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Medical treatment - others, not specified
Presenting Author: MD Sonja Levy
#2891 Bone Metastases and Skeletal Related Events in Patients with Neuroendocrine Neoplasms (NEN): The Role of Zoledronic Acid
Introduction: The incidence of bone metastases (BM) in patients with NENs is 12-25%, and skeletal related events (SREs) occur in up to 21% of affected cases. Data about the efficacy of bisphosphonates in NEN patients (pts) with BM are limited.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Medical treatment - others, not specified
Presenting Author: Dr Eleni Armeni