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#1657 Establishment of Japan NeuroEndocrine Tumor Society and Its Registration System
Introduction: In 2012, many nation-wide gastroenterologists, endocrinologists, surgeons, radiologists and pathologists have established Japan NeuroEndocrine Tumor Society (JNETS) in Japan. JNETS is now composed of 304 institutes.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: M.D., Ph.D. Toshihiko Masui
Authors: Masui T, Imamura M, Ito T, Unno M, ...
#814 Chromogranin A is a Useful Marker in Japanese Patients with Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Although Chromogranin A (CgA) is known as a useful marker for pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (pNET) in the West, the usefulness of CgA in Japanese patients with pNETs is unclear.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Biomarkers
Presenting Author: Masayuki Hijioka
Authors: Hijioka M, Ito T, Igarashi H, Ueda K, ...
#1788 Prospective Observational Study 1 on the Prognosis of Patients with Unresectable Advanced Gastrointestinal and Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors (PROP-UP 1 Study) in Japan
Introduction: No previous observational studies on the prognosis of advanced gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms (GEP-NENs) [pancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms (PNENs) and gastrointestinal neuroendocrine neoplasms (GI-NENs)] exist in Japan.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Kazuhiro Toriyama
Keywords: prop-up, japan, gep-nen
#626 Preliminary Results of a Nationwide Survey of Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors in von Hippel–Lindau Disease in Japan
Introduction: von Hippel–Lindau disease (VHL) is an intractable disease characterized by various tumors including pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (PNET).
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Dr. Hisato Igarashi
#1264 Efficacy and Safety of Sunitinib as Long-term Treatment in Japanese Patients with Advanced Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors.
Introduction: The results from recent clinical trials have suggested the ethnical difference in antitumor activity of sunitinib against advanced pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (PNET), which seemed to be higher in Japanese than those in Western patients.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Medical treatment - Chemotherapy
Presenting Author: Lingaku Lee
Authors: Lee L, Ueda K, Fujiyama T, Tachibana Y, ...
#2167 Evaluation of Streptozocin-Based Chemotherapeutic Regimens for Advanced Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors: A Multi-Center Clinical Study in Japan
Introduction: Streptozocin (STZ) has been used as a key drug against advanced pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (pNETs). The standard in many countries is a daily STZ regimen combined with 5-fluorouracil administered once daily for 5 days every 6 weeks. However, in Japan, STZ was only covered by insurance beginning in 2015, and STZ is often used as monotherapy, as either a daily or a weekly regimen. There are few reports on STZ monotherapy for pNETs.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Medical treatment - Chemotherapy Somatostatin analogues, Interferon
Presenting Author: MD,PhD Yasunari Sakamoto
Authors: Sakamoto Y, Hijioka S, Shibuya H, Ito T, ...
Keywords: Streptozocin, pNETs
#323 Efficacy and Safety of Everolimus in Japanese Patients With Advanced Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors (pNET): Japanese Subgroup Analysis of RADIANT-3
Introduction: Everolimus, an oral inhibitor of mTOR, significantly improved progression-free survival (PFS) v. placebo in a phase III trial (RADIANT-3) in patients with advanced pNET.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Takuji Okusaka
Authors: Okusaka T, Ito T, Ikeda M, Tajima T, ...
#1666 Prognosis and Incidence in Pancreatic and Gastrointestinal Neuroendocrine Neoplasms with Emphasis on “NET G3”: An Analysis of 198 Cases from Japan
Introduction: Prognostic impact of well differentiated pancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms (PanNENs) with a Ki67 >20%, provisionally called NET G3, needs to be validated and compared to poorly differentiated neuroendocrine carcinomas (NECs). Moreover, the frequency of NET G3 among gastrointestinal NENs (GI-NENs) has so far not been studied.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Pathology, grading, staging
Presenting Author: Atsuko Kasajima
Keywords: NET G3, GEP-NEN, GI-NET
#1582 Utility of Serum Chromogranin B Compared with Chromogranin A as a Biomarker in Japanese Patients with Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Currently, serum chromogranin A (CgA) is used as a biomarker for pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (pNET); however, oral use of a proton pump inhibitor (PPI) and renal impairment can affect CgA.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Biomarkers
Presenting Author: Masami Miki
Authors: Miki M, Ito T, Hijioka M, Kawabe K, ...
#617 Incidence and Geographic Distribution of Gastroenteropancreatic (GEP) Neuroendocrine Tumors (NETs): A Systematic Review of the Literature
Introduction: Based on the literature, the world-wide incidence of neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) seems to be increasing, however, a systematic literature overview is lacking.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: MD Antongiulio Faggiano