Latest BRCA1 Stories
The global study was led by University of Melbourne and the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology today.
Two women have the same genetic mutation – an abnormal BRCA1 gene that puts them both at much higher-than-average risk for breast cancer – but only one woman develops the disease.
It is estimated that between 5% and 10% of breast and ovarian cancers are familial in origin, which is to say that these tumors are attributable to inherited mutations from the parents in genes such as BRCA1 or BRCA2.
Fulgent Therapeutics, a CLIA Certified Laboratory, announces today the inclusion of BRCA1 and BRCA2 analysis into its Hereditary Cancer Panel. Temple City, CA
Plaintiffs, including the American Civil Liberties Union, Association for Molecular Pathology, and American Society for Clinical Pathology, win long-fought case against Myriad Genetics, Association
- Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.