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175 results for "molecular genetics".
#2936 Mutational Landscape of 109 High-Grade Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Neoplasms G3
Introduction: Gastroenteropancreatic (GEP) neuroendocrine neoplasms (NEN) G3 are rare with a poor outcome. Molecular data for GEP NEN G3 is limited and the 2019 WHO classification is based on morphology and proliferation rate.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Basic Science - Genetics, epigenetics, miRNAs, Omics
Presenting Author: MSc Andreas Venizelos
#2982 Comprehensive Molecular Analysis Identifies Driver Mutations in Metastases of Sporadic Well-Differentiated Neuroendocrine Tumours of the Small Intestine
Introduction: Small intestinal neuroendocrine tumours (SI-NETs) represent a heterogenous group of tumours. The molecular mechanisms which contribute to progression of SI-NETs are poorly elucidated. They are considered to be molecularly distinct from neuroendocrine carcinomas (NECs), which share oncogenic pathways with adenocarcinomas.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Basic Science - Genetics, epigenetics, miRNAs, Omics
Presenting Author: Drs Kris Samsom
#2745 Integrative Genomic Characterization Identifies Molecular Subtypes of Lung Carcinoids
Introduction: Lung carcinoids (LCs) are rare and slow growing primary lung neuroendocrine tumors. The WHO classify LCs into atypical and typical carcinoids. Recent studies have shown that the reproducibility of LCs classification and its prognostic efficacy have high interobserver variability
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Basic Science - Genetics, epigenetics, miRNAs, Omics
Presenting Author: Dr Saurabh V Laddha
#2756 Theranostic Implication of Molecular Imaging Phenotype of Well-Differentiated Lung Carcinoid by 68Ga-DOTATATE PET/CT and 18F-FDG PET/CT
Introduction: Well-differentiated pulmonary neuroendocrine tumour, classified as typical carcinoid (TC) and atypical carcinoid (AC), is a heterogenous disease with variable clinical behaviour.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Nuclear Medicine - Imaging and Therapy (PRRT)
Presenting Author: Lamiaa Zidan
Authors: Zidan L, Iravani A, Kong G, Akhurst T, ...
#2963 Intrinsic Gene Programs in Metastasis-like Primary Subtype Is Associated with Early Metastatic Evolution in Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumours
Introduction: Three molecular subtypes of pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours (PanNETs) have been described: insulinoma-like, intermediate and metastasis-like primary (MLP). The Latter is a non-functional tumours with highly metastatic potential. A mouse model of PanNET showed that MLP subtype has two different pathways of progression including stem/progenitor and epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition. However, the evolution of metastasis in patients requires further studies.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Basic Science - Genetics, epigenetics, miRNAs, Omics
Presenting Author: Dr Anguraj Sadanandam
#3028 Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Neoplasms: Dissecting the Molecular Heterogeneity
Introduction: Pancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms (PNENs) are a group of rare but biologically and clinically heterogeneous neoplasms with variable patient outcomes. Little is known about the molecular differences between PNENs and the biologic significance of such divergence.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Basic Science - Genetics, epigenetics, miRNAs, Omics
Presenting Author: Chi-Fu Kevin Yang
Authors: Yang K C, Kalloger S, Aird J, Lee M, ...
#62 Genome-wide DNA methylation profiling of pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors identifies distinct methylation profiles and differentially methylated gene promoter regions associated with low, medium and high grade tumors
Introduction: Integration of genetics and epigenetics has emerged as a powerful approach to studying cellular differentiation (Mikkelsen et al, 2009) and tumorigenesis (Shen et al, 2007). The study of DNA methylation is of particular importance in cancer, as causal involvement has been demonstrated and it is the most stable of all epigenetic modifications, making it a desirable marker for both early detection and treatment of tumors. Hypermethylation of CpG sites in gene promoter regions leads to decreased gene expression; if such a gene is a tumor suppressor, this leads to carcinogenesis. To date, there have been no studies of genome-wide DNA methylation profiling of NETs. This study sets out to determine the DNA methylation profiles of low, intermediate and high grade pancreatic NET liver metastases with the intention of identifying dysregulated biological pathways in the development of these tumors. A protocol for the analysis formalin-fixed paraffin embedded tissue (FFPE) has also been developed in order to study these tumors in significant numbers following this pilot study.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Dr Christina Thirlwell
#262 Changes on Chromosome 18 are Involved in Sporadic and Familial Ileal Carcinoid Tumor Development
Introduction: Small intestine neuroendocrine tumors (ileal carcinoid) is generally considered a sporadic disease. We have identified nine families with an ileal carcinoid tumor diagnosed in two or more individuals.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Professor Eva Tiensuu Janson
#646 Immunohistochemical (IHC) and Cytogenetic Approach for Improving Diagnosis and Therapy of Ewing Sarcoma (ES)/pPNET Arising in the Ileocecal Region
Introduction: ES/pPNET primary to the ileocecal region (IpPNET) have been rarely reported on and show close similarities in histology and clinical presentation with small round blue cell tumors. The EWS gene is fused to four members of the ETS family.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference 2013 (2013)
Category: Pathology, grading, staging
Presenting Author: Md, PhD Massimo Milione
Keywords: EWS, pPnet, FEV
#936 Promoter Hypermethylation at RASSF1 is a Feature of Small Intestinal Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Promoter hypermethylation of RASSF1 has been reported in many tumor types.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference 2014 (2014)
Category: Basic Science - Genetics, epigenetics, miRNAs
Presenting Author: Dr Anna Karpathakis