TITLE

Genetic mutations and risk of breast cancer

PUB. DATE
July 1997
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;07/15/97, Vol. 157 Issue 2, p130
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the role of genetic mutation in developing breast cancer. How some families and ethnic groups have a higher risk with mutations in the BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes; How the research was focused on subjects of Ashkenazi Jewish ancestry.
ACCESSION #
9707254398

 

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