Correlation Between Genomic Imbalances, Cell Proliferation and Tumor Size in Sporadic Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors Abstract #967

Introduction: The pathogenesis of sporadic pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (pNET) is poorly understood.
Aim(s): To increase knowledge about the genetic mechanisms underlying sporadic pNET.
Materials and methods: Genome-wide screening of 16 surgical specimens from 15 patients with sporadic pNET was performed, combining G-band karyotyping and high resolution comparative genomic hybridization (HR-CGH).
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference 2014 (2014)
Category: Basic Science - Genetics, epigenetics, miRNAs
Presenting Author: MD Sven Petter Haugvik

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