Tag: BRCA1BRCA2

BRCA1 & BRCA2 mutations: Breast cancer susceptibility gene-1 (BRCA1) and breast cancer susceptibility gene-2 (BRCA2). Mutations in these tumor suppressor genes cause carriers to have relatively high lifetime risks of developing breast, ovarian and other cancers.

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03/25/13
Non-BRCA carriers in BRCA families may get breast cancer at younger age
01/10/12
Father's breast cancer or BRCA mutation strongly influences daughter's risk
11/11/11
Nigerian breast cancer patients have high rates of BRCA mutations
10/18/11
Previous appendectomy is associated with cancer in Jewish BRCA mutation carriers
10/10/11
BRCA mutation carriers are diagnosed with breast cancer earlier than the previous generation
06/26/11
Women who inherit BRCA mutations from their fathers develop breast cancer at a younger age
09/14/10
Does a family history of breast cancer increase the risk of certain subtypes?
03/10/10
Breast tissue of high risk women resembles nontumor tissue of breast cancer patients

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