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#2047 IMMUNeOCT Study: The Role of Octreotide LAR in Modulating the Immune Response in Patient with Neuroendocrine Tumors. EudraCT Number 2017-001613-83
Introduction: SSAs are used in the treatment of G1/G2 Neuroendocrine Neoplasms (NEN) in order to control symptoms and induce tumor shrinkage with an excellent tolerability profile. The role of immune response is crucial in defining the clinical response to treatment through the active stimulation of effector cells (T and NK cells) but also through the inhibition of tumor-induced immune suppression. The immune regulatory cells CD4-CD25-expressing Tregs and myeloid cellsMDSC can contribute to disease progression through various mechanisms.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Basic Science - Signaling pathways, receptors, biomarkers
Presenting Author: MD Salvatore Tafuto
#2199 Systematic Evaluation of the Immune Microenvironment of Neuroendocrine Tumors (NET)
Introduction: Immunotherapy is being explored in many tumour types with encouraging results, but
its role in the management of NET is yet to be defined.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Basic Science - Signaling pathways, receptors, biomarkers
Presenting Author: Dr Clare Vesely
#1645 A Role of TETs and 5-Hydroxymethylcytosine in SI-NETs
Introduction: Small intestinal neuroendocrine tumors (SI-NETs) are rare and slow growing neoplasms. Identification of patients with worse outcome and of novel potential targets for therapy is important goals. The epigenetic mark 5-hydroxymethylcytosine (5-hmC) is severely reduced in various cancers and was recently found by us to discriminate between parathyroid adenoma and carcinoma. A growth regulatory role of TET1 was also found.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Basic Science - Genetics, epigenetics, miRNAs, Omics
Presenting Author: PhD student Elham Barazeghi
#1181 Significance of Ectopic Lymph Node-Like Structures in Neuroendocrine Tumors of the Small Bowel
Introduction: The formation of extranodal tertiary lymphoid follicles and lymphoid cell aggregates has been described in nonmalignant conditions including autoimmune diseases and chronic inflammation as well as in cancer. Tumor-induced lymph node-like structures (LLS) participate in the host’s antitumor immune response by driving intratumoral immune cell priming
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Pathology, grading, staging
Presenting Author: Dr. Mauro Cives
#621 Occurrence of Type 1 Gastric Carcinoid In Patients with Autoimmune Chronic Atrophic Gastritis
Introduction: The actual incidence of type1 gastric carcinoids (GC1) as a long-term complication of chronic autoimmune atrophic gastritis (CAAG) remains to be clarified as studies are few.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Non digestive NETs (bronchial, MTC, pheochromocytoma)
Presenting Author: Dr Roberta E Rossi
#1672 PD-L1 Expression and Quantitative Assessment of Tumor-Infiltrating T Cell Subsets in Carcinoid Tumors and Large Cell Neuroendocrine Carcinomas of the Lung
Introduction: Little is known about the expression of PD-L1 an the immune infiltrate in neuroendocrine neoplasms of the lung.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Biomarkers
Presenting Author: Dr Julien Hadoux
#427 Gastric Carcinoids: Prevalence in Europe and USA, and Rationale for Treatment with YF476, a Gastrin Receptor Antagonist
Introduction: Gastric carcinoids (GC) are tumors arising from enterochromaffin-like (ECL) cells in the gastric mucosa. Most are caused by hypergastrinaemia, which stimulates ECL-cell growth. YF476 is a potent, selective and orally active gastrin receptor antagonist in humans in vitro and in vivo. YF476 prevented and caused shrinkage of GC in animal models of the condition.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Malcolm Boyce
Authors: Boyce M, ...
#46 Neuroendocrine markers are expressed in human mammary glands
Introduction: Regulatory peptides have previously been detected in epithelial cells of human mammary glands. As these peptides are produced by scattered neuroendocrine cells in the epithelium of other tissues the aim of this study was to investigate whether the mammary glands express molecular markers for neuroendocrine cells.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Malin Grönberg
#1033 Androgens Regulate SMAD Ubiquitination Regulatory Factor-1 Expression and Prostate Cancer Cell Invasion
Introduction: Prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed male cancer and is a hormone-driven disease. Androgens have been recognized as a major promoter of PCa development and progression. However, the mechanism of androgen action in PCa, especially in PCa cell invasion remains largely unclear. SMAD ubiquitination regulatory factor-1 (SMURF1) is a C2-WW-HECT-domain E3 ubiquitin ligase that plays important roles in cancer cell metastasis. Whether there is a relationship between androgens and SMURF1 express is not known.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Basic Science - Genetics, epigenetics, miRNAs
Presenting Author: Gang Xiaokun
Authors: Xiaokun G, Guixia W, ...
#1289 Reduced 25-OH-Vitamin D Levels in Patients with Chronic Autoimmune Atrophic Gastritis
Introduction: Chronic atrophic autoimmune gastritis (CAAG) is characterized by parietal cells disruption leading to hypochlorhydria and vitamin B12 malabsorption. An increased risk of osteoporosis was reported in patients with long-standing hypochlorhydria. Only few studies reported a possible association between CAAG and 25OHVitamin D (25OHvitD) deficiency.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Descriptive epidemiology
Presenting Author: dr Sara Massironi
Keywords: vitamin D, CAAG