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BRCA gene mutation linked to breast cancer has no impact on survival rates for women under 41

Beth Incollingo | 
While mutations of the BRCA gene can increase a woman’s chances of developing breast and ovarian cancers, the presence of ...

What’s ahead for BRCA genetic testing and counseling?

Lauren Green | 
The US Supreme Court’s landmark decision last June, mandating that an individual’s genes cannot be patented, transformed the genetic testing ...
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