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BRCA1 is a gene on chromosome 17 that normally helps to suppress cell growth. A person who inherits certain mutations (changes) in a BRCA1 gene has a higher risk of getting breast, ovarian, prostate, and other types of cancer.
Just couple of glasses of wine a day could raise risk of breast cancer: Study

Just couple of glasses of wine a day could raise risk of breast cancer: Study

Breast cancer not 100% inherited: Study

Breast cancer not 100% inherited: Study

Genetic testing for breast and ovarian cancer

Genetic testing for breast and ovarian cancer

Researchers discover cellular origins of breast cancer

Researchers discover cellular origins of breast cancer

Breast cancer patients with BRCA1 mutation experience pCR after neoadjuvent chemotherapy

Breast cancer patients with BRCA1 mutation experience pCR after neoadjuvent chemotherapy

Researchers discover mechanisms behind BRCA1 gene mutations in breast and ovarian cancer

Researchers discover mechanisms behind BRCA1 gene mutations in breast and ovarian cancer

Genetic culprit behind ovarian cancer discovered

Genetic culprit behind ovarian cancer discovered

Male breast cancer patients denied Medicaid coverage

Male breast cancer patients denied Medicaid coverage

Ovarian cancer gene discovered

Ovarian cancer gene discovered

Lack of genetic screening for cancers

Lack of genetic screening for cancers

Researcher to evaluate new approach for treatment of triple-negative breast cancer

Researcher to evaluate new approach for treatment of triple-negative breast cancer

Response Genetics' clinical approaches to improve cancer care to be presented at ASCO 2011

Response Genetics' clinical approaches to improve cancer care to be presented at ASCO 2011

Researchers discover overactive genes that drive triple-negative breast cancer cells

Researchers discover overactive genes that drive triple-negative breast cancer cells

Researchers discover new mechanism by which BRCA1 gene mutations can induce breast cancer

Researchers discover new mechanism by which BRCA1 gene mutations can induce breast cancer

Study: AEG-1 expression predicts erlotinib treatment response in patients with EGFR-mutant lung cancer

Study: AEG-1 expression predicts erlotinib treatment response in patients with EGFR-mutant lung cancer

Gene that causes rare breast cancer identified

Gene that causes rare breast cancer identified

Women and cancer today

Women and cancer today

Epimutation in BRCA1 gene may cause early-onset of breast cancer

Epimutation in BRCA1 gene may cause early-onset of breast cancer

BRCA1 gene mutation increases breast cancer risk: Research

BRCA1 gene mutation increases breast cancer risk: Research

Scientists discover new genetic variants, pave way for early detection of ovarian cancer

Scientists discover new genetic variants, pave way for early detection of ovarian cancer