BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes and hereditary breast cancers

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Published: 28 Jun 2017
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Dr Judy Garber - Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, USA

Dr Garber talks with ecancer at The Umberto Veronesi Milan Breast Cancer Conference about BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes and genetic testing for hereditary breast cancers. 

She goes on to discuss the importance for women to consider their paternal heritage when looking into hereditary breast cancers and not only their maternal heritage. 

Dr Mika Sovak spoke with ecancer at ASCO 2017 about treating BRCA breast cancer with PARP inhibition here