Endocrine Tumors of the Pancreas
Research on endocrine tumors of the pancreas.
Pancreatic endocrine tumors (PETs) or pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (PNETs) account for 1 percent to 10 percent of tumors arising in the pancreas, and represent a wide array of tumors that are mostly characterized by their secreted hormone, when functional.
The Endocrine Tumors of the Pancreas program supports research to understand the cellular and molecular physiology and pathophysiology of both functional and nonfunctional pancreatic tumors. Research is aimed at identifying risk factors and diagnostic/prognostic molecular and laboratory markers, and includes studies on the epidemiology, clinical manifestations, and treatment of PETs.
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