BRCA1 sequence analysis in women at high risk for susceptibility mutations: Risk factor analysis and implications for genetic testing Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Genes, BRCA1
  • Mutation
  • Ovarian Neoplasms

abstract

  • Using logistic regression analysis, we provide a method for evaluating the probability of a woman's carrying a deleterious BRCA1 mutation for a wide range of cases, which can be an important tool for clinicians as they incorporate genetic susceptibility testing into their medical practice.

authors

publication date

  • October 15, 1997

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 9333265

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1242

end page

  • 50

volume

  • 278

number

  • 15