Session 1291: Diagnostic Markers

Cochair(s): AJ Mastromarino, L Coussens
Date: Tue 12 February 2002, Time: 11:30 - 13:00
Location: CIS Auditorium

Oral Presentations

Time Number Title / Authors / Affiliations
11:30 359 Topoisomerase IIα in serous ovarian carcinoma: relationship with c-erbB-2 and FIGO stage.
H Brustmann, S Naude
Landeskrankenhaus, Department of Pathology, Moedling/Vienna, Austria
11:45 360 RT-PCR supported thyroglobulin detection in fine needle biopsy from neck lymph node metastases of differentiated thyroid carcinoma
E Gubala, D Handkiewicz-Junak, M Zeman, E Chmielik, M Wiench, K Woloszynska, B Jarzab
Dept. of Nuclear Medicine and Endocrine Oncology, Center of Oncology Maria Sklodowska-Curie Memorial Institute, Gliwice Branch, Poland
12:00 361 Cadet, a computer based decision support system for early cancer detection: a performance evaluation
I Heller, M Topilsky, Y Villa, H Natour, M Inbar, J Fuchs, S Blinder-Vayner, I Shapira, A Isakov
Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center and Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
12:15 362 Cytokeratin 19 immunohistochemistry and assessment of depth of myometrial invasion in stage I endometrial cancer
F Alexander-sefre, N Singh, H Salvesen, I Jacobs
Institue of Cancer Research, St Bartholomew's Medical school, london, london United Kingdom
12:30 363 46,XX gonadal dysgenesis, gonadoblastoma, dysgerminoma, and tumor markers
JRT Mendes, R Delcelo, SAP Ponte, V Freitas, ITN Verreschi
1Endocrine Unit, Department of Medicine, 2Department of Pathology, 3Department of Gynecology; Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, , 4Brazil
12:45 364 Neuroectodermal marker proteins in normal myxoid tissue and cartilage
M Egerbacher, P Boeck
Institute of Histology and Embryology, University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna, Vienna, Austria
13:00 365 Activity and expression of human telomerase in normal and malignant cells in gastric and colon cancer patients.
J Nowak, D Januszkiewicz, K Lewandowski, K Nowicka-Kujawska, M Pernak, J Rembowska, W Cichy
Institute of Human Genetics Polish Academy of Sciences, Institute of Pediatrics Academy of Medical Sciences, Department of Medical Diagnostics and Regional Hospital Poznan, Poland

Poster Presentations

Number Title / Authors / Affiliations
366 Neuroblastoma of the urinary bladder, preclinically detected by mass screening
S Yokoyama, H Hirakawa, S Ueno, H Yabe, N Hiraoka
1Department of Pediatric Surgery & Pediatrics, Tokai University, Isehara, Kanagawa, 2Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Tokai University, Isehara, Kanagawa, Japan
367 Immunosuppressive mechanisms in the microenvironment of malignant pleural effusions
J Zeromski, R Jenek, M Kaczmarek, G Dworacki, J Sikora
Dept. Clinical Immunology, Karol Marcinkowski University of Medical Sciences Poznan, Poland
368 Molecular and clinical differences between adenocarcinomas of the esophagus and adenocarcinomas of the cardia
P Taniere, G Martel-Planche, M-L Chambonnière, E Taranchon, J-Y Scoazec, P Hainaut
1Edouard Herriot Hospital, Lyon, France, 2International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
369 A double Aldosterone/Renin ratio as a contribution to the diferential diagnosis between aldosterone producing adenoma and primary aldosteronism resulting from bilateral adrenal hyperplasia.
D Pignatelli, MJ Lima, ME Macedo, A Monteiro
1Endocrinology, Internal Medicine and Hypertension Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto, and the Hospital S. João, Porto, 2Internal Medicine and Hypertension Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto, and the Hospital S. João, Porto, Portugal
370 Role of 99mTc-sestamibi scintimammography in reducing the number of breast biopsies in patients with mammograms suggesting breast cancer.
F Lumachi, SMM Basso, MC Marzola, P Zucchetta, AA Brandes, F Bui
Department of Surgical & Gastroenterological Sciences, School of Medicine, University of Padua, Italy
371 *The hKLK3 gene coding for the tumour marker PSA (Prostate-specific antigen) is a multiply spliced gene.
N Heuze-Vourc'h, V Leblond, S Olayat, N Gutman, F Arnold, Y Courty
Laboratoire d'Enzymologie et Chimie des Proteines, Faculte de Medecine, Tours, France
372 Detection of telomerase activity in cells obtained from peritoneal washings of patients with ovarian cancer.
CC Pao
Department of Biochemistry, Chang Gung University School of Medicine, Kweishan, Taoyuan Taiwan
373 Tenascin expression in primary and recurrent breast carcinomas
A-M Tõkés, J Tóth, J Kulka
12nd Department of Pathology, Semmelweis University Budapest, and, Hungary, 2Pathology Department National Institute of Oncology, Budapest, Hungary
374 Pitfalls in TRAP assay in routine detection of maligancy in effusions
R Braunschweig, I Guilleret, Y Theates, F Delacrétaz, FT Bosman, A Mihaescu, J Benhattar
Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Vaud Switzerland
375 Immunohistochemical detection of acetylation and phosphorylation of histone H3 in cervical smears
M Anton, M Hork
1Masaryk Oncological Institute, Brno, Czech Republic Czech Republic, 2Dept.Obstet.Gynecol, Medical Faculty, Brno, Czech Republic
376 Brain tumors studied by in vitro multinuclear MRS
MR Tosi, G Bottura, G Fini, A Tinti, V Tugnoli
1Istituto di Citomorfologia Normale e Patologica del CNR, Bologna, Italy, 2University of Bologna Biochemistry Department, Bologna, Italy
377 Kidney tumors studied by in vitro 1H MRS
V Tugnoli, P Taddei, A Trinchero, A Reggiani, MR Tosi
1University of Bologna Biochemistry Department, Bologna, Italy, 2Dipartimento Nefro-Urologico, Policlinico S.Orsola-Malpighi, Bologna, Italy, 3Istituto di Citomorfologia Normale e Patologica del CNR, Bologna, Italy
378 A double staining method for histone H3 mRNA and p53 protein in oral tumors using in situ hybridization and immunohistochemistry
T Nishikawa, Y Ito, R Hara, M Wato, A Tanaka
Department of Oral Pathology, Osaka Dental University 8-1, Kuzuhahanazono-cho, Hirakata-shi, Osaka 573-1121
379 READ BY TITLE Clinical application of sCD44v6 in diagnosis of colorectum carcinoma and monitoring response to therapy
J Zhou
Cancer Hospital and Institute of Jiangsu Province, China
380 Immunohistochemical study and molecular assay in oral cancer: A cohort analysis of prognostic factors.
T Cutilli, E Altobelli, M Valenti, F Papola, A Corbacelli
1Maxillofacial Surgery Institute - Department of Surgical Sciences - University of LAquila, , 2, 3Statistical Institute - Department of Medicine and Public Health -University of LAquila, , 4, 6, , 5Health National Service-Tissue Typing Center of LAquila
381 Comet electrophoresis study of DNA damage in oral mucosal cells of patients with oral squamous carcinoma
Dr GS Kumar
SDM College of Dental Sciences, Dharwad, Karnataka, India
382 Fluorescence imaging of mitochondrial responses to glucose challenge and probes in mitochondrial DNA-deficient osteosarcoma cells
E Kohen, JG Hirschberg, C Ornek, M Monti, JP Berry
1Department of Biology, Physics, 2Department of Biology, and Chemistry; University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124, 3Department of Biology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, USA
383 *A rapid FISH diagnosis of Ph (+) acute lymphoblastic leukemia on bone marrow and peripheral blood smears
A Gaworczyk, JR Kowalczyk, D Winnicka, M Lejman, K Kaczanowska, D Przadka, M Babicz
Department of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, Cytogenetic Laboratory, Lublin, Poland
384 Immunohistochemical expression of testosterone, mullerian-inhibiting substance, p53, inhibin, and WT-1 in the cells of gonadoblastoma, dysgerminoma, and seminoma.
JRT Mendes, R Delcelo, ITN Verreschi
1Endocrine Unit, Department of Medicine, 2Department of Pathology; Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, , 3Brazil
385 Biological markers of tumorigenesis in human atherosclerotic plaques
AM Lavezzi, F Flenda, A Basellini, L Matturri
1Institute of Pathology, 2Institute of Vascular Surgery - University of Milan, Italy
386 Inhibition of cysteine endopeptidases activities in vitro of stomach carcinoma tissues.
Y Saleh, W Kielan, M Siewinski
1Department of Pathology, Medical University of Wroclaw, Wroclaw, tel., fax: 4871-3281029, 2Clinics of Surgery and Oncology, Wroclaw, Poland, 3Department of Obstetrics an Gynaecology, Medical University of Wroclaw, Wroclaw, tel. 4871-3209741
387 Expression of DNA topoisomerase II a and isozymes in human ovarian cancer
CH Chien, SN Chow, HT Ng, CT Lin
1Department and Institute of Biochemistry, College of Life Science, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan, 2Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan, 3Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
388 Immunoreactivity for inhibin in renal cell tumors correlates with differentiation
R Munivenkatapa, CB Drachenberg, SG Silverberg, JC Papadimitriou
Department of Pathology, University of Maryland School of Medicine
389 Altered expression of serum N-glycoproteins in colorectal cancer patients detected by two-dimensional electrophoresis.
AM Rodríguez-Piñeiro, D Ayude, P de la Cadena, MF Montenegro, M Acuña, FJ Fraíz, FJ Rodríguez-Berrocal
Department of Biochemistry, Genetics and Immunology, University of Vigo, Vigo, Spain
390 A useful marker of FB21 mAb for the diagnosis of follicular carcinoma of thyroid and the regulation of sialylation
Y Nozawa, H Ami, T Fukushima, O Suzuki, M Abe
1Department of Pathology, 2Second Department of Surgery; Fukushima Medical University School of Medicine, Fukushima, Japan
391 Results of APC gene LOH analysis using five polymorphic markers
T Cacev, K Pavelic
Division of Molecular Medicine, Ruder Bokovic Institute, Zagreb, Croatia
392 Immunohistochemical detection of acetylation and phosphorylation of histone H3 in brain tumors
M Horky, M Smrcka
1Institute of Pathophysiology Masaryk University Brno Medical School, South Moravia Czech Republic, South Moravia, 2Neurosurgical Department, Masaryk University Brno Medical School, University Hospital Brno, Brno, South Moravia, Czech Republic
393 Hyaluronidase (ph-20) expression in normal and neoplastic breast tissue: a novel prognostic marker?
DJ Beech, AK Madan, N Deng
Department of Surgery, Section of Surgical Oncology, The University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN
394 Ciliary body schwannoma
IT Kim, M.D Chang
1Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Kyoungpook National University, Taegu, South Korea, 2Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine Kyoungju, Dongguk University, South Korea
395 Renal cysts as preneoplastic lesions of renal cancer. The role of heptocyte growth factor.
J Kovacs, E Szabo, A Varga, S Gomba
Department of Pathology and Department of Urology, University of Debrecen medical and Health Science Center, Debrecen, Hungary
396 Primary hyperparathyroidism due to parathyroid tumors: how the disease has changed ─ Analysis of results in 335 patients who underwent surgery during the last 20 years.
F Lumachi, SMM Basso, DF D'Amico, G Favia
Endocrine Surgery Unit, Department of Surgery & Gastroenterological Sciences, School of Medicine, University of Padua, Padova, Italy tel: +39, Fax: +39 049 656 145
397 Leptin role in advanced lung cancer. A mediator of the acute phase response or a marker of the status of nutrition?
A Valls, A Alvarez, L Muñoz, O Rodríguez, G Sirvent, A Socas, C Jurado, G Reimers, B López, S Fernández
Service of Internal Medicine and Oncology Medicine. Hospital Universitario de Canarias. Tenerife. Canary Islands. Spain