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2349 results for "neuroendocrine tumor of the pancreas".
#2685 Apatinib Inhibits Tumor Growth and Angiogenesis in PNET Models
Introduction: Angiogenesis has a pivotal role in the growth and metastasis of pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (PNETs). Apatinib inhibits angiogenesis as a highly selective KDR inhibitor and has been used to treat advanced gastric cancer and malignancies in clinical settings. However, the efficacy of apatinib in PNETs remains unclear.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Basic Science - In vitro models, tumor growth, CTCs
Presenting Author: Shan Wu
Authors: Wu S, Zhou J, Guo J, Hua Z, ...
#2694 The Incidence of Gastrointestinal Neuroendocrine Tumors in the Russian Population
Introduction: Over the past four decades, the incidence of neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) has increased. The limited choice of treatments, broad clinical variability of the syndrome explains the increased interest in NETs.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Alina Isiangulova
#2723 Achieving Objective Response in Treatment of Non-Resectable Neuroendocrine Tumors Does Not Predict Longer Time to Progression Compared to Achieving Stable Disease
Introduction: There are several treatment modalities for unresectable neuroendocrine tumors. Traditionally the goal of these treatments are to reduce the tumor load; objective response (OR). Less emphasis has been put on inducing the tumors to stop growing without reduction in total tumor load; stable disease (SD).
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Medical treatment - others, not specified
Presenting Author: MD Espen Thiis-Evensen
Authors: Thiis-Evensen E, Sponheim J, ...
#2739 Epigenetic Landscape of Pancreatic Neuro-Endocrine Tumors Reveals Distinct Cells of Origin and Means of Tumor Progression
Introduction: Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors (PanNETs) arise from cells of the Islets of Langerhans. The majority of PanNETs are non-functional and their cell of origin cannot be defined analysing specific hormone production. Cell of origin assessment has proven importance to identify risk factors, prevent tumour development, and tailor treatment in many malignancies. Recent data on super-enhancer signatures has suggested a potential origin of PanNET from α- or β-cells. We and others have shown that distinct epigenetic profiles assessed by DNA methylation (DNAme) characterize genomic and prognostic groups of PanNET.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Basic Science - Genetics, epigenetics, miRNAs, Omics
Presenting Author: Annunziata Di Domenico
#2751 Cross-Sectional Study Assessing the Feasibility of Using NET VITALS Communication Tool among Patients with Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumor (NET) patients have reported ineffective communication with medical providers as a barrier to quality care.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: MD Daneng Li
Authors: Li D, Imbesi G, Yen L, Kim H, ...
#2816 Germline Variants in Cancer Predisposing Genes in Young Adults with Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Advances in genomics have enabled the recognition of new cancer predisposing genes (CPG). There are few studies of CPG in neuroendocrine tumors (NET).
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Basic Science - Genetics, epigenetics, miRNAs, Omics
Presenting Author: Prof Rachel Riechelmann
#2821 Nucleophosmin Expression and Relocation in Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors: Preliminary Data
Introduction: Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (PanNETs) are a heterogeneous group of neoplasms with unpredictable clinical course and biological behavior. Nucleophosmin (NPM) is an important multifunctional protein mainly located in the nucleolus. NPM has been reported to be overexpressed in many types of human cancer, activating tumor development and progression. However, the role of NPM in PanNETs is unknown.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Biomarkers
Presenting Author: MD Vera Delektorskaya
#2822 Outcome of Systemic Therapy in Secondary High-Grade Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Platinum-based chemotherapy has been the recommended treatment for metastatic high-grade pancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms (panNEN). This strategy has been questioned for pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor grade 3 (panNET G3). The most optimal treatment strategy for low/intermediate grade panNETs that show progression to a high grade (secondary panNET G3) is unknown.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Medical treatment - Chemotherapy Somatostatin analogues, Interferon
Presenting Author: MD Kazhan Mollazadegan
#2838 Accidental Injection of Unlabeled Lu-177 Caused Catastrophic Consequences in Patients with Neuroendocrine Tumor
Introduction: Since Lu-177 DOTATATE treatment is not approved in South Korea, patients with neuroendocrine tumors were sent to Germany and Malaysia for the treatment.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Case reports
Presenting Author: Professor Keon Wook Kang
Authors: Kang K W, Song Y S, Kwon T E, Ha W H, ...
#2846 Whole Genome DNA Methylation Profiling Identifies Neuroendocrine Tumor Origin
Introduction: Determining the origin of a neuroendocrine tumor (NET) of unknown primary can be challenging. Liver metastases can originate from any organ in the body, while pulmonary NETs can be metastases but also primary tumors. This especially holds true for Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1 patients, who often have multiple primary pancreatic and intestinal NETs. It is important to know the origin of the primary tumor since resection or ablation is crucial in case of treatment with curative intent. Furthermore, the site of origin determines prognosis, treatment options and eligibility for clinical trials.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Basic Science - Genetics, epigenetics, miRNAs, Omics
Presenting Author: Wenzel M Hackeng