Novel treatment strategies for Pancreatic Cancer Treatment and Liver Diseases

2nd International Conference on Pancreatic Cancer & Liver Diseases

Pulsus invites you to attend 2nd International Conference on Pancreatic Cancer & Liver Diseases (Pancreatic Cancer 2017) to be held in London, UK during June 12-13, 2017.

Pancreas is one of the digestive organs of the gastrointestinal system. It has two essential functions - one endocrine and the other exocrine. It has been called two glands in one. Our pancreas is responsible for the digestion of the carbohydrates and fats in the body. It works in combination with the other digestive organs liver and gall bladder in order to produce endocrine hormones and exocrine digestive juices. We will be discussing in detail the anatomy, physiology, pathology and treatment of pancreatic diseases ranging from pancreatitis to pancreatic cancer in this conference. Speakers attending our conference are experts in the field and have been involved in research of novel techniques in the treatment of pancreatic ailments.

Pancreatic disease starts when a tumor frames in the pancreas. The pancreas is a stretched organ, around six creeps long, which lies behind the guts and is encompassed by the liver and the digestion tracts. Pancreatic growth is regularly called the "quiet malady" in light of the fact that the pancreas is holed up behind different organs, and as often as possible the sickness does not present side effects in its initial stages. Signs and manifestations, for example, jaundice (yellow staining of the eyes and skin), unexplained weight reduction, and stomach torment ordinarily show up when the illness is at a propelled arrange. The most widely recognized pancreatic malignancy, called adenocarcinoma of the pancreas, happens in the covering of the pancreas.

Chance Factors

We don't have the foggiest idea about the correct reason for pancreatic growth; in any case, we know certain components can build a man's hazard for building up the ailment. These hazard variables include:

•    Age 60 or more seasoned

•    Smoking

•    Diabetes

•    Family history of pancreatic, colon, or ovarian growth

•    Chronic pancreatitis, a difficult state of the pancreas

•    Blacks are most defenseless against pancreatic disease when contrasted with other racial and ethnic gatherings

These components don't really bring about pancreatic malignancy; nonetheless, they increment a man's hazard for building up the sickness. Changing danger considers that can be controlled, for example, smoking, may bring down a man's hazard for pancreatic malignancy.

As Pancreatic cancer, liver diseases also have a great harm on the digestive system and liver malignancy starts when a tumor frames in the liver, the body's biggest inside organ situated under the ribs and underneath the right lung. The liver is comprised of a few sorts of cells, making it simple for threatening (dangerous) and kind (non destructive) tumors to shape in the liver. These tumors have distinctive causes, are dealt with in an unexpected way, and have an alternate guess.

Chance Factors

We don't have a clue about the correct reason for liver growth; notwithstanding, we know certain variables can expand a man's hazard for building up the ailment. These hazard components include:

•    Chronic liver disease

•    Exposure to chemicals

•    Drinking liquor in abundance

Having a few different ailments have been connected to liver growth. These include:

•    Tyrosinemia

•    Alpha1-antitrypsin inadequacy

•    Porphyria cutanea tarda

•    Wilson's ailment

•    Glycogen capacity ailments

•    Diabetes and corpulence

Conference Opportunities

For Researchers and Faculty Members:

Speaker Presentations
Poster Display
Symposium hosting (4-5 member team)
Workshop organizing

For Universities, Associations & Societies:

Association Partnering
Collaboration proposals
Academic Partnering
Group Participation

For Students and Research Scholars:

Poster Competition (Winner will get Best Poster Award)
Young Researcher Forum (YRF Award to the best presenter)
Student Attendee
Group registrations

For Business Delegates:

Speaker Presentations
Symposium hosting
Book Launch event
Networking opportunities
Audience participation

For Product Manufacturers:

Exhibitor and Vendor booths
Sponsorships opportunities
Product launch
Workshop organizing
Scientific Partnering
Marketing and Networking with clients

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London, UK

June 12-13, 2017

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Market Analysis

Pancreatic diseases and pancreatic cancer is estimated to be associated to more than 5% of the world population The incidence and the death statistics are at 13.8 and 12.8 per every 100,000 persons as per the statistical analysis of 2012.The latest reports suggest that the death toll has decreased and is at an average of 10.52. The market analysis for pancreatic disorders and related diseases is estimated to increase to USD 1.2 billion by 2015 as suggested by global pancreatic cancer drug market.

Though rates of pancreatic cancer deaths have reduced in the past 15-20 years, the number of people estimated to be diagnosed of only pancreatic cancer is 46,420. .This disease is estimated to take the lives of as many as 39,950 people. These rates suggest that this disease now the 4th leading cause of death in the United States may become the first very soon if research in this field is not encouraged enough.


It is estimated that by 2020, in USA and 2030 in Europe, pancreatic cancer and related diseases are going to become the second most leading cause of cancer death. This rate is calculated as a total of 10% of the cancer death rates. There are number of pharmaceutical companies trying to make drugs for the treatment of pancreatic diseases. Pancreatic cancer treatment market value in the six major countries (6MM: the US, France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the UK) will increase significantly from $529 million in 2012 to $1.63 billion by 2017, at an impressive Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 25.2%.

The global market value of this organ’s syndromes have increased from 850 Million back in the beginning of this decade to current market value is around 1.2 Billion USD.   

Key Players for Pancreatic cancer market:

Some of the key players in this market are:
-PharmaCyte Biotech Inc. (US),
-OncoGenex Pharmaceuticals Inc.,
-Oncolytics Biotech (Canada),
-DiffusionPharmaceuticals (US),
-Polaris Pharmaceuticals, Inc.,
-Sun BioPharma, Inc.,
-Midatech Pharma PLC (UK) and others.

WHO estimated increase in liver diseases due to rising alcohol drinking in Europe whereas; more than 1000 people die of liver cancer due to aflatoxin in western pacific region. The major companies covered under the scope of the study are Gilead Science Inc., Bayer AG, AstraZeneca, GlaxoSmithKline plc, Merck & Co. Inc, Sanofi, Pfizer Inc., F. Hoffmann-La Roche AG, Novartis AG, and Johnson &Johnson Private Limited among others. Several companies are investing in their R&D to develop innovative and advanced treatment for liver disease. Research and development of high efficient and less or no side effects pharmaceutical drugs would drive the market in the near future.



Pancreatic cancer is a disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form within the tissues of the pancreas. Smoking and fitness history can have an effect on the risk of pancreatic cancer. Pancreatic most cancers signs encompass weight loss, jaundice, and pain. Pancreatic most cancers are hard to stumble on and diagnose early. Tests that take a look at the pancreas are used to discover, & diagnose the level of pancreatic most cancers.

Certain elements affect analysis and remedy alternatives. Pancreas is one of the digestive organs of the gastrointestinal device. It has two important features - one endocrine and the alternative exocrine. Pancreas is accountable for the digestion of the carbohydrates and fat in the frame. it really works in aggregate with the other digestive organs liver and gall bladder in an effort to produce endocrine hormones and exocrine digestive juices. We will be discussing in detail the anatomy, physiology, pathology and remedy of pancreatic illnesses starting from pancreatitis to pancreatic cancer in this conference.

Track 1: Pancreas/ Pancreatology

Pancreas is one of the master chemists of the frame that produce hormones exocrine and endocrine to help in the digestion of meals. It consists of different forms of pancreatic cells. The exocrine cells encompass acinar cells and the endocrine cells are found in clusters of cells referred to as the islets of Langerhans. The Islets of Langerhans function with the assist of pancreatic alpha, beta, delta and gamma cells. The gall bladder is small sac-formed organ underneath the liver, in which bile is saved after secretion by means of the liver and before launch into the intestine. Genetic screening researches have helped pick out gene mutations that result in pancreatic diseases and in identifying the adjustments inside the pancreatic cells affected by sicknesses.

Track 2: Pancreatic Problems & Treatment

Pancreas is one of the master chemists of the body that produce hormones exocrine and endocrine to help in the digestion of food. It is composed of different styles of pancreatic cells. The exocrine cells include acinar cells and the endocrine cells are present in clusters of cells called the islets of Langerhans. The Islets of Langerhans characteristic with the help of pancreatic alpha, beta, delta and gamma cells. The gall bladder is small sac-formed organ underneath the liver, wherein bile is stored after secretion by means of the liver and earlier than release into the intestine. Genetic research have helped pick out gene mutations that result in pancreatic sicknesses and in identifying the changes inside the pancreatic cells affected by illnesses.

Track 3: Pancreatic Illnesses and Disorders

Pancreas is an organ, which plays a chief position in digestion and hormone production. issues of the pancreas include acute pancreatitis, hereditary pancreatitis, and pancreatic cancer. The magazine stocks up facts approximately pancreatic issues, techniques of detection, exclusive treatment plans and superior remedies to conquer pancreatic disorders.

Track 4: Pancreatic Tumours and Cancers

Surgical treatment is likewise a component for the remedy of pancreatic cancer if it may be completed. Relying on the sort and degree of your most cancers, surgical operation is probably used to cast off cancer and part or your entire pancreas. Ablation or embolization is some other way of destroying the tumours without surgical operation. Anti-cancer pills are both given by way of injecting into the veins or by using oral administration. Chemotherapy and Radiation therapy are every now and then used concurrently. Whipple techniques are surgical elimination of cancerous pancreatic elements. This also includes pancreaticoduodenectomy and pylorus-preserving Whipple.

Track 5: IPMN Pancreas

Intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms (IPMNs) of the pancreas are doubtlessly malignant intraductal epithelial neoplasms which might be grossly visible (commonly >10 mm) and are composed of mucin-producing columnar cells. The lesions display papillary proliferation, cyst formation, and varying degrees of mobile atypia. The technique to the analysis of pancreatic cystic neoplasms normally begins with pass-sectional imaging (magnetic resonance imaging with magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography or computed tomography). extra evaluation with endoscopic ultrasound with exceptional-needle aspiration may be had to confirm a diagnosis or to assess for malignant capabilities.

Track 6: Pancreatic Enzymes and Hormones

The exocrine cells encompass acinar cells and the endocrine cells are found in clusters of cells known as the islets of Langerhans. The Islets of Langerhans feature within the manufacturing of hormones insulin and glucagon, somatostatin and pancreatic enzymes with the assist of pancreatic alpha, beta, delta and gamma cells.  Diabetes results in many variations inside the glucose metabolism prices among those bothered by means of the disease and those now not. the other pancreatic enzymes trypsin, pancreatic lipase, and amylase also effects the digestion and proper absorption of vitamins through the small intestine.

Track 7: Pancreatitis Analysis

Pancreatic cancer and the diverse sicknesses associated with this organ were the top precedence of most researchers in the discipline of research. in the close to past, the number of people loss of life of pancreatic cancer and its numerous illnesses had improved to an quantity that currently, it has turn out to be the fourth most common cause of cancer loss of life inside the united states of america. Researchers have been focussed on finding advanced treatment strategies for this cancer kind. Including excessive alcoholism, there are a number of causes that cause malfunction or disrupt the normal metabolism of this organ.

Track 8: Pancreatic Cancer Analysis

Imaging assessments used to diagnose pancreatic most cancers include ultrasound, automatic tomography (CT) scan and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). The CT scan uses x-rays for exact go-sectional snap shots of your body. CT scans are mainly used to diagnose pancreatic most cancers due to the fact they can show the pancreas pretty surely. RI scans use radio waves and sturdy magnets instead of x-rays. The energy from the radio waves is absorbed with the aid of the body and then launched in the form of a sample through the kind of frame tissue and with the aid of positive diseases.

Track 9: Pancreatic Surgery and Transplantation

The alternative of diseased pancreas with a wholesome pancreas is known as as pancreatic transplantation. Specific transplantation techniques encompass Pancreas alone Transplant, Liver-Pancreas Transplant, Pancreas after Kidney Transplant and Simultaneous Kidney-Pancreas Transplant. Islet cell Transplantation involves best the transplantation of Islet cells. Care is executed so that the grafts are customary with the help of immunosuppressant and new anesthesia strategies.

Track 10: Superior Pancreatitis Treatment

Positron emission tomography (pet) test is executed to get the picture of the area of most cancers through injecting radioactive sugars. Magnetic Resonance Cholangiopancreatography (MRCP) is used to study the pancreas. This test is not used for biopsies. Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) is used to check pancreatic most cancers and any blocks with the aid of injecting a dye through endoscopy. This take a look at can also be used for biopsies. Endoscopic ultrasound is finished with a small ultrasound probe attached to the endoscope. A biopsy is most normally achieved via laparoscopy. Tran's abdominal ultrasound is used to detect cancers and stones in the gall bladder.

Track 11: Liver Illnesses/Diseases

The liver is answerable for many capabilities inside the frame. It allows your body digest meals, keep electricity, and take away poisons. If the liver will become diseased or injured, the loss of those features can cause substantial harm to the frame. There are over a hundred unique types of liver disorder that have an effect on men, girls, and kids. these sicknesses consist of cirrhosis, alcohol abuse, hepatitis A, B, C, D, and E, Epstein-Barr virus (infectious mononucleosis), non-alcoholic fatty liver sickness and iron overload (hemochromatosis). the main symptoms of liver imbalance include weakness and fatigue, weight reduction, nausea, vomiting, and yellow discoloration of the pores and skin (jaundice).

Track 12: Liver Illnesses/Diseases Diagnosis

Screening for Liver sicknesses has been advocated with the purpose of intervening to halt its progression. Strange liver exams are those that measure synthesis of proteins by using the liver (albumin, clotting elements) or the liver's capability to metabolize drugs. The effect of a diagnosis of hepatitis C virus on fine of life is worse in those folks that are aware of their viral fame as compared with people blind to their viral repute.


Track 13: Hepatitis B, C, and their Vaccination

Hepatitis B is a liver contamination as a result of the Hepatitis B virus (HBV). The transmission of HBV is performed by the percutaneous or mucosal contact with infectious blood or body fluids. The survival time for HBV out of doors the frame is at least 7 days and nevertheless, it is capable of causing infection. Hepatitis C is a devastating viral disease that started out slowly and the sufferers often continue to be unaware that they are infected until the contamination becomes very serious and frequently highly-priced headaches turn out to be a end result of harm to the liver. The recent advances in the remedy of hepatitis C constructed on incremental improvements carried out over too many years to transform hepatitis C from a continual, fatal sickness, to an infectious with new and coming near near treatments and it is able to be cured. The high-quality manner to save you hepatitis is by taking hepatitis vaccines. Vaccination is secure and effective and its miles encouraged for all.


Track 14: Liver Transplantation and Surgical Treatment

Liver transplantation surgery approach is achieved to update a diseased or injured liver with a wholesome liver. The liver is concerned within the various metabolic functioning that includes the metabolism of drugs and toxins, eliminating degradation products of regular frame metabolism (as an example clearance of ammonia and bilirubin from the blood), and synthesis of many crucial proteins and enzymes (inclusive of factors vital for blood to clot). Liver transplant surgical treatment is suggested to the sufferer who is laid low with an excessive Drug-induced liver injury (DILI) or chronic liver failure.

Track 15: Marketers funding Meet: Pancreatic Cancer 2017

Pancreatic Cancer 2017 gives an extraordinary platform for changing capacity ideas into superb business. This conference will convey together a vast participation of customers came from entrepreneurs, Proposers, buyers, international monetary companies, business institutions, academia and experts within the area of pancreatic studies and treatment.


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