Abstract Prizes 2012

Abstract Prizes 2012 Clinical Research

First prize: T. Henopp, et al, Germany. Genetic Alterations in Glucagon Cell Adenomatosis

Second prize: S. Partelli, et al, Italy. Pattern and Clinical Predictors of Lymph Node Involvement in Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors (PanNETs)

Third prize: V. Bernard, et al, France. Efficacy of Everolimus in Patients with Metastatic Insulinomas and Refractory Hypoglycemia: for the French Group of Endocrine Tumors (GTE-Renaten)


Abstract Prizes 2012 Basic science related to cancer biology

First prize: D. Swarts, et al, The Netherlands. Genome-Wide Expression Profiling Reveals Downregulation of OTP and CD44 and Upregulation of RET as Indicators of Poor Prognosis in Lung Carcinoids

Second prize: C. Thirwell, et al, United Kingdom. The First Neuroendocrine Tumor Methylome Using Methylation-Specific Immunoprecipitation Followed by Second Generation Sequencing – MeDIP-seq

Third prize: M. Palazzo, et al, France. Orexins Exert a Pro-Apoptotic Effect on Neuroendocrine Tumors (NETs) in an Ex Vivo Culture Model of Tissue Slices