Published in Women's Health Weekly, May 8th, 2006
"Germ-line mutations in BRCA1 gene account for a substantial proportion of inherited breast and ovarian cancers. Identification of these mutations allows molecular diagnosis for breast cancer susceptibility," wrote O.E. Fedorova and colleagues, Russian Academy of Science.
They continued, "We have developed a method for identification of 185delAG, 300T >G, 4153delA. 4158A >G and 5382insC mutations in BRCA1 gene...
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