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2022 Winners

  • Barbara Altieri (Germany): Single-nuclei transcriptome of adult human adrenal glands reveals novel insights into molecular mechanisms intrinsic to adrenocortical tumorigenesis and cortisol secretion.
  • Lucas Bouys (France): Integrated genomics reveals the molecular classification of primary bilateral macronodular adrenal hyperplasia (PBMAH), correlating with specific profiles of illegitimate receptors expression and identifies KDM1A as the genetic cause of food-dependent Cushing syndrome.
  • Ana Carreira (Portugal): Acute kidney injury: a strong risk factor for hypoglycaemia in hospitalised patients with type 2 diabetes.
  • Giulia Del Sindaco (Italy): Pseudohypoparathyroidism: focus on neonatal features, preliminary data from a retrospective analysis of a large cohort of patients.
  • Aristidis Diamantopoulos (Greece): Excessive bilateral adrenal hyperplasia associated with aldosterone synthase (CYP11B2) deficiency.
  • Typhanie Dumontet (United States): Role of the transcription factor HHEX in inner adrenal cortex homeostasis and response to progesterone signalling.
  • Ross Hamblin (United Kingdom): Radiotherapy for adults with pituitary adenoma or craniopharyngioma is associated with increased risk of second brain tumour : a multi-centre study of 3,613 patients with long-term imaging surveillance.
  • Nikolaos Nikolaou (United Kingdom): AKR1D1 knockdown identifies 7α-hydroxy-3-oxo-4-cholestenoic acid (7-HOCA) as a driver of metabolic dysfunction and hepatocellular cancer risk in patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD).
  • Joris Osinga (Netherlands): Generalisation of TSH and FT4 reference intervals in pregnancy: an individual participant data meta-analysis.
  • Valeria Pecce (Italy): The role of miR-335-5p in the differentiation of thyroid cancers with BRAF mutation.
  • Carolina Pieterman (Netherlands): Diagnosing pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors in patients with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 in daily practice.
  • Louise Ramhøj (Denmark): The developing rat thyroid gland transcriptome is sexually dimorphic and exhibits dynamic changes from fetal life to prepuberty.

2021 Winners

    • Anastasia Arvaniti: The American Lifestyle Induced Obesity Syndrome (ALIOS) diet induces an increase in intestinal permeability and exacerbates inflammation in female and male mice via the TLR4 signalling pathway
    • Márcia Faria: Gβγ-mediated signaling regulates NIS abundance at the plasma membrane
    • Vittoria Favero: Efficacy of the Anti-BAFF Monoclonal Antibody Belimumab vs Methylprednisolone in Active Moderate-Severe Graves' Orbitopathy: Preliminary Analysis of a Randomized Controlled Trial
    • Antonio C. Fuentes-Fayos: Metformin and simvastatin in Combination: drugs repositioning to impair High-Grade Astrocytomas progression
    • Julia Krupinova: Preoperative predictors and prognostic factors of recurrence of the parathyroid carcinoma - data of  a multi-center study
    • Georgios Markantes: Placental expression of neurokinin B and its receptor NK3R is increased in women with polycystic ovary syndrome: results of a preliminary study
    • Narjes Nasiri-Ansari: Alterations in Clock genes expression in Eutopic and Ectopic Endometrial Tissue
    • laudia Pivonello: Circulating myomiRNAs as biomarkers of Cushing’s syndrome
    • Roby Rajan: Use of ¹¹C-methionine PET-CT scanning to guide management of acromegaly following primary therapy – a pragmatic prioritisation strategy to achieve maximal cost effectiveness
    • Prudencio Sáez-Martínez: Unveiling the pathophysiological relationship between prostate cancer and obesity: miR-107 as a novel personalized diagnostic and therapeutic tool
    • Valentine Suteau: Atlas of G Protein-Coupled Receptors in radioiodine-refractory thyroid cancer: novel therapeutic targets for drug repositioning?
    • Frederique Van de Velde: The value of liquid and solid mixed meal tests to diagnose postprandial reactive hypoglycaemic syndrome

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2010 Winners

  • Dr Rosella Libé (France) for ‘Frequent phosphodiesterase 11A (PDE11A4) gene mutations in patients with Carney Complex (CNC) due to PRKAR1A mutations anad primary pigmented nodular adrenocortical disease (PPNAD) and testicular tumors (LCCSCT): A digenic disorders?’
  • Ms Valentia Cirello (Italy) for ‘Different genes are involved in Pendred’s Syndrome and in Enlarged Vestibular Aqueduct Syndrome’
  • Dr Carmelo Quarta (Italy) for ‘The endocannabinoid action in the regulation of energy balance is mainly due to the CB1 receptor in the forebrain neurons’
  • Ms Jitske Tiemensma (The Netherlands) for ‘Subtle cognitive impairments in patients with long-term cure of Cushing’s disease’
  • Dr Ariadni Spyroglou (Germany) for ‘A mouse model with hyperaldosteronism carrying an ENU induced mutation on chromosome 9’
  • Mr Milano Marques (Brazil) for ‘The role of ATP-sensitive potassium (KATP) channel in skeletal muscle insulin resistance: possible correlation with GLUT4 gene’ 

2009 Winners

  • Dr Guillaume Assie (France) for HTC3 Gene expression profiling reveals a new classification of adrenocortical tumors and identifies molecular predictors of malignancy and survival
  • Mr Ercument Dirice (Turkey) for OC2.1 A novel gene therapy strategy involving immune-modulation relinquished lymphocyte infiltration into islet grafted sites in STZ-induced diabetic rats
  • Dr Zsófia Tömböl (Hungary) for OC1.4 MicroRNA expression profiling and target prediction in adrenocortical tumors
  • Dr Nabil Mtiraoui (Tunisia) for P178 Predictive value of interleukin-10 promoter genotypes and haplotypes in determining the susceptibility to nephropathy in type 2 diabetes patients.
  • Dr Marco Bonomi (Italy) for OC3.3 Variable phenotype of PROKR2 and PROK2 mutations in central hypogonadism.
  • Dr Sebastian Neggers (Netherlands) for HTC5 Quality of Life in Acromegalic Patients during long-term Somatostatin Analog Treatment with and without Pegvisomant

2008 Winners

  • Dr Nicole Reisch (Germany) for Abstract OC4.2 Reduced fertility rates and high prevalence of testicular adrenal rest tumors (TART) in male patients with congenital adrenal hyperplasia.
  • Ms Julie Acunzo (France) for Abstract S20.1 sst2 gene transfer restores the somatostatin agonist sensitivity of human resistant pituitary adenomas, in vitro.
  • Dr Agatha van der Klaauw (Netherlands) for Abstract OC1.3 Limited effects of Growth Hormone Replacement in Adultswith Growth Hormone Deficiency after Treatment for Acromegaly.
  • Dr Rossella Libé (France) for Abstract S14.3 Variants of the phosphodiesterase 11A (PDE11A4) gene and genetic predisposition to adrenocortical tumors (ACT).
  • Dr Davide Calebiro (Germany) for Abstract S14.1 Direct visualization of cyclic amp levels in three dimensional cultures of thyroid follicles

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