Absence of premalignant histologic, molecular, or cell biologic alterations in prophylactic oophorectomy specimens from BRCA1 heterozygotes Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Genome, Human
  • Genomics
  • Neoplasms

abstract

  • Clinically, normal ovaries from BRCA1 heterozygotes do not show evidence of premalignant alterations in histology, molecular markers, cell proliferation, or apoptosis, indicating that such changes are likely rare.

publication date

  • July 15, 2000

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/1097-0142(20000715)89:2<383::AID-CNCR25>3.0.CO;2-T

PubMed ID

  • 10918170

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 383

end page

  • 90

volume

  • 89

number

  • 2