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Topic: Gene Mutations Linked to Higher Risk Same for Black, White Women

Forum: Genetic Testing —

ATM, BARD1, BRCA1, BRCA2, BRIP1, CDH1, CHEK2, NBN, NF1, PALB2, PTEN, RAD51C, RAD51D, STK11, TP53, and mismatch repair genes (MLH1, MSH2, MSH6, PMS2, EPCAM)

Posted on: Jun 5, 2020 10:10AM

Moderators wrote:

Are you a black woman who has been diagnosed with breast cancer? A study has found that the genetic mutations that increase breast cancer risk are the same for both black and white women, which means that currently available genetic tests are effective for you.

Read Genetic Mutations Linked to Higher Breast Cancer Risk Are the Same for Black, White Women

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