Sequence analysis of BRCA1 and BRCA2: Correlation of mutations with family history and ovarian cancer risk Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Genes, BRCA1
  • Ovarian Neoplasms

abstract

  • Because mutations in BRCA1 and BRCA2 in women with breast cancer are associated with an increased risk of ovarian cancer, analysis of these genes should be considered for women diagnosed with breast cancer who have a high probability of carrying a mutation according to the statistical model developed with these data.

authors

publication date

  • July 1998

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 9667259

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2417

end page

  • 25

volume

  • 16

number

  • 7