An original phylogenetic approach identified mitochondrial haplogroup T1a1 as inversely associated with breast cancer risk in BRCA2 mutation carriers Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Genes, BRCA2
  • Genes, Mitochondrial
  • Heterozygote
  • Mutation

abstract

  • This study illustrates how original approaches such as the phylogeny-based method we used can empower classical molecular epidemiological studies aimed at identifying association or risk modification effects.

authors

publication date

  • April 25, 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4478717

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1186/s13058-015-0567-2

PubMed ID

  • 25925750

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 61

volume

  • 17

number

  • 1