Association of type and location of BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations with risk of breast and ovarian cancer Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Genes, BRCA1
  • Genes, BRCA2
  • Genetic Predisposition to Disease
  • Mutation
  • Ovarian Neoplasms

abstract

  • Breast and ovarian cancer risks varied by type and location of BRCA1/2 mutations. With appropriate validation, these data may have implications for risk assessment and cancer prevention decision making for carriers of BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations.

authors

publication date

  • January 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4537700

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1001/jama.2014.5985

PubMed ID

  • 25849179

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1347

end page

  • 61

volume

  • 313

number

  • 13