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19 September 2019

NET Patient Foundation holds Patient Education Event in London

It was great to see so many of you attending the Patient Education Event held Tuesday 3rd September in London. […]

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11 September 2019

Oxford NET Natter’s Tripedathon

Join the NET Natter Oxford Team on 15 September 2019 for Oxford NET Natter’s Tripedathon, in aid of the NET […]

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30 August 2019

What molecular alterations causes NETs to develop and grow?

This really important piece of work looks at the the landscape of molecular alterations in pancreatic NETs and NETs of […]

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29 August 2019

NPF & UKINETs Research Grant 2019

We are pleased to announce the 2019 round of the UKINETS and NET Patient Foundation research grant in support of […]

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20 August 2019

Aretha Franklin’s Detroit-based doctor talks about Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumours

The oncologist who treated Aretha Franklin’s pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours spoke to the Detroit Free Press after the star’s death a year […]

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7 August 2019

Brexit: Warning over cancer treatment supplies after no deal

Senior doctors have called for ”urgent clarification” of plans to supply cancer treatments in the event of a no-deal Brexit, […]

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6 August 2019

Recognising the Need to Support Patients with Cancer Fatigue

Cancer related fatigue can be a major problem. The Untire app gives cancer patients and survivors the tools to help […]

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26 July 2019

Resection of the Primary Tumor Improves Survival in Patients with Gastro-Entero-Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Neoplasms with Liver Metastases

GEP‐NEN patients with liver metastases (LM) were selected from the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results database between 2010 and 2015. […]

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26 July 2019

NETs for Newcomers: An Introduction to NET Medicine

NETs for Newcomers 2019 is now open for registration. This one-day course is for trainee doctors and consultants in all […]

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23 July 2019

Exploring a New Targeted Therapy

At the 2019  meeting of the American Cancer Society of Clinical Oncologists (ASCO), Emily Bergsland, MD, University of California, San […]

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23 July 2019

Radionuclide therapy effective in high-grade neuroendocrine neoplasms

Peptide receptor radionuclide therapy (PRRT) has been shown to be safe and effective for patients with grade 3 (G3) neuroendocrine […]

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23 July 2019

Getting a better deal for people with rare and less common cancers

With nearly half of new diagnoses, and over half of cancer deaths being from rare or less common cancers, improving […]

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