Genetic variation at 9p22.2 and ovarian cancer risk for BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Chromosomes, Human, Pair 9
  • Genes, BRCA1
  • Genes, BRCA2
  • Germ-Line Mutation
  • Heterozygote
  • Ovarian Neoplasms
  • Polymorphism, Single Nucleotide

abstract

  • Common genetic variation at the 9p22.2 locus was associated with decreased risk of ovarian cancer for carriers of a BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutation.

authors

publication date

  • January 19, 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3107565

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1093/jnci/djq494

PubMed ID

  • 21169536

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 105

end page

  • 16

volume

  • 103

number

  • 2