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Latest Hereditary breast-ovarian cancer syndrome Stories

2013-08-29 23:00:17

September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness month and Mount Sinai experts are sharing tips on prevention. New York, New York (PRWEB) August 30, 2013 Ovarian

2012-03-23 23:01:42

Unique Website offers need-to-know information and support about genetic testing. SALT LAKE CITY, (PRWEB) March 23, 2012 In conjunction with Colon Cancer

2012-01-25 04:45:31

Among women with invasive epithelial ovarian cancer, patients having a germline (gene change in a reproductive cell that could be passed to offspring) mutation in the BRCA1 or BRCA2 genes was associated with improved 5-year overall survival, with BRCA2 carriers having the best prognosis.

2011-12-12 13:25:40

Women who inherit the cancer genes BRCA1 or BRCA2 from their paternal lineage may get a diagnosis a decade earlier than those women who carry the cancer genes from their mother and her ancestors.

2011-11-02 17:10:00

Genetic counseling and genetic testing used to evaluate risk of hereditary cancers Westchester County, New York (PRWEB) November 02, 2011 The role of

2011-10-26 00:37:54

More patients with ovarian carcinoma carry cancer-predisposing mutations, and in more genes, than previously thought.

2011-10-12 10:35:42

Among women with a certain type of high-grade ovarian cancer, having BRCA2 genetic mutations, but not BRCA1, was associated with improved overall survival and improved response to chemotherapy, compared to women with BRCA wild-type (genetic type used as a reference to compare genetic mutations).

2011-09-11 17:10:00

FORCE Recognizes Families Affected by Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer with Special Events Throughout the Country (*Previvors are those who carry the gene mutation but have not developed cancer.)

2011-07-25 15:51:25

A new analysis has found that many doctors report that they do not appropriately offer breast and ovarian cancer counseling and testing services to their female patients.

2011-07-25 11:51:48

Discovered through a new study, many doctors reported in a questionnaire that they do not appropriately offer breast and ovarian cancer counseling and testing services to their female patients.


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